How to Edit an After Effects Template

One of the most common questions that we get on VideoBlocks.com is, "How do I edit the Text on an After Effects Template?" Completely understandable! Adobe After Effects, or AE isn't all that intuitive and takes a little getting used to, but we're here to help! Mike Steele, one of our beloved Experience Experts explains it all in this thorough yet digestible YouTube tutorial! Adobe After Effects are a great way to make your video or company really stand out from the rest of the competition! In the video, Mike shows you how to edit both the … Read more about How to Edit an After Effects Template

How To Make A Killer Video For Less Than $100

Anyone with a phone can make a video these days, but to make a professional, high-quality video that gives your company or brand a clean, modern look requires two important things 1) the time and effort put into editing the video, and 2) excellent content - video, audio, and still imagery. If you are low on editing skills, have no fear: there are some fantastic tutorials out there. If you have iMovie, Adobe Premiere Pro, Windows Movie Maker, or any of the major video software programs, there are some quick and easy lessons you can use in … Read more about How To Make A Killer Video For Less Than $100

5 Tips for Beginners Working with Free After Effects Templates

So, you think you want to venture in to the world of After Effects templates, huh? Not to fret! It’s really a lot easier than you think, especially if you’re working with a professionally made pre-designed template. However, there are some terms that you should be familiar with if you’re new to the game. Read through this list, and then go visit our friends at Free AE Templates to get started! It’s an AFTER EFFECTS template… …that means you must use it in After Effects. After Effects in an Adobe program that is used to create motion … Read more about 5 Tips for Beginners Working with Free After Effects Templates

Top 5 Free DVD Authoring Programs

DVD authoring is the process of creating a DVD capable of being played in a DVD player. There are a plethora of programs out there to use for DVD authoring of free production music, all having a variety of different features and price points. The following are our Top 5 free DVD authoring programs: 1. DVD Styler  DVD Styler allows you to create custom menus and burn DVDs in one easy to use program. It operates on both Windows and Linux operating systems. 2. DVD Flick DVD Flick is very similar to DVD Styler. It allows you to create … Read more about Top 5 Free DVD Authoring Programs

Top 5 Free After Effects Tutorials

Anyone who has ever opened up After Effects surely knows that it is not a program you can simply learn as you go along. Online tutorials are the easiest way to master your motion graphic skills, but not all of them are free. We’ve compiled a list of our favorite sites to find free After Effects tutorials. 1. Video Copilot  Video Copilot is a top notch company that sells Adobe After Effects tutorials. Luckily, they offer a free series of tutorials online known as “After Effects Basic Training”. If you’re new to AE, this is the ultimate … Read more about Top 5 Free After Effects Tutorials