Graduation Toolkit: Templates and Audio for Pomp and Circumstance

Cue up the mortar boards and robes, because it’s graduation season again. May and June are important months for families, friends, and educators--students of all ages the world over are finishing their studies and excitedly preparing to walk across the stage to receive their diploma. Of course, this isn’t just a pivotal day for students: graduations are an opportunity for whole families and communities to join together in celebration.   So it’s only fitting that during important moments like these, we’d want to capture the memories (and … Read more about Graduation Toolkit: Templates and Audio for Pomp and Circumstance

Digital Media Is Changing, See What the Creative Future Holds

Our lives may not look like the Jetsons or Back to the Future, but we are entering a new era for art and tech. Evolving technologies are changing the way our community creates and connects, pushing us beyond the limits of the analog years to a time when the average person can afford incredibly advanced creative tools. That’s what inspired us to launch our new Future of Creativity collections— stock footage, images, and music that reflect the changing landscape of digital media. We recently surveyed 3830 creatives from all over world … Read more about Digital Media Is Changing, See What the Creative Future Holds

The Ultimate Fright Night Toolkit: All the Stock You Need for a Killer Horror Film

What’s that creeping around the corner and lurking underneath the bed? Spine-tingling stock media, of course. From George A. Romero to M. Night Shyamalan, the film world is full of gruesome inspiration—but you don’t need a big studio production budget to thrill your audience. We’ve partnered with our sister sites GraphicStock and AudioBlocks to bring you the best of our horror film stock media in one essential toolkit. From zombies and ghouls to exorcisms and mass-murdering psychopaths—whatever your creative M.O.—we’ve got … Read more about The Ultimate Fright Night Toolkit: All the Stock You Need for a Killer Horror Film

Creating a Photo Slide Show with Stock Music in Adobe Premiere Pro

Creating a photo slide show is a great way to share your pictures with friends in a creative way, and making them is really easy to do using Adobe Premiere Pro. You can use the Effect Controls to give your pictures motion, also known as the Ken Burns Effect. Combined with some free production music, this will transform your project from just a basic slide show to an elegant and exciting story telling device. Here are the step by step instructions for creating a photo slideshow in Adobe Premiere: 1) Import your images into Adobe … Read more about Creating a Photo Slide Show with Stock Music in Adobe Premiere Pro