Category Archives: Video Tutorial

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Video Tutorial: How to Set Up an ACES Workflow in Assimilate Scratch

In this nine-minute video tutorial, Graham Austin of South Africa's DI Film Company, an editorial, grading, and on-set DI services facility in South Africa, shows you how to set up Assimilate Scratch to take advantage of the Academy Color Encoding … more »

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Autodesk Maya 2015: Bifrost Procedural Effects Platform

Autodesk shows off Bifrost, the new procedural effects platform designed to simplify complex liquid simulation and photorealistic rendering tasks.

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After Effects: Detail-Preserving Upscale

For AE Tuts+, trainer Mikey Borup looks at a new feature in After Effects that promises better upscaling. Visit the original page for a downloadable video file (153 MB).

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After Effects: Fancy Write On Effect

According to Evan Abrams with PremiumBeat.com, this simple effect using multiple layers offset in time is "totally in vogue." Check out the video tutorial to get an idea about how to make your own.

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AE Tuts+: How to Modify Render Elements to Resemble Lens Flares

In this free beginner-level tutorial from AE Tuts+, Cyril Kotecky manipulates elements from an original plate to create lens flares that react to action in the footage. Visit AE Tuts+ to download the project files and an MP4 version of … more »

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After Effects: Cineware and Cinema 4D Lite

This tutorial from Sydney, Australia, motion graphics artist John Dickinson, aka Motionworks, gives you an up-close look at how the new Cineware effect will work with the next version of Adobe After Effects and its bundled Cinema 4D Lite application.

3D Morphing Superman Logo

Adobe After Effects user Maltaannon shows how to use Mettle ShapeShifter AE to incorporate a 3D logo in 2D stock footage from ArtBeats without leaving After Effects and without any existing 3D modeling skills.

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RED Epic Tips for DSLR Shooters

Here's an interesting collaborative tutorial/interview with Denver's Dave Dugdale, the creator of the site Learning DSLR Video and James Drake, owner of the Denver RED rental facility 5k Insight. Drake covers the similarities and differences between shooting video with a … more »

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Video Review of the Blackmagic Design Cinema Camera

DP, director, early adopter and prolific technology pundit Philip Bloom takes his turn reviewing the camera that has everyone plotzing with joy, even his cat.

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Kit Essentials for Shooting Time-Lapse

Preston Kanak walks you through his favorite equipment to use when shooting a time-lapse sequence on location. As Kanak says, "Shooting a time-lapse is not a science. There is no perfect formula to ensure you are successful every time. However, … more »