How to Become a Video Art Director

By Timothy Brauning on May 27, 2022

Videos are a powerful method of communication. Whether you are trying to tell a story, educate audiences, or simply entertain, videos help drive the message across to anyone around the world. Depending on how complex the video is, sometimes you need a full team to shoot the video, create a script, and plan the production. 

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Topics: Adobe After Effects, Video Editing, Post Production, Career Advice, Premiere Pro, cinematic video, premiere pro editing

Adobe Animate vs. After Effects

By Timothy Brauning on April 08, 2022

Adobe Animate and Adobe After Effects are two great software options that every animator, motion designer, and video editor needs to know. They both have their unique benefits and drawbacks, which is why it can be difficult to decide which software to use for your next creative project. . In this guide, we will compare Adobe Animate with Adobe After Effects to help you decide on when and how to use them to create your next animation.

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Topics: Adobe After Effects, Video Editing, Motion Graphics, After Effects CC Particle World, Production, After Effects Masks, continuing education, motion effects, Adobe Certification

4 Simple Adobe Premiere Pro Transitions

By Timothy Brauning on December 31, 2021

Adobe Premiere Pro transitions are one of the essential aspects when it comes to video editing. Transitions help the audience know where they are in the timeline and what is happening on screen.

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Topics: Video Editing, Adobe, Premiere Pro, Premiere Pro Transitions, Premiere Pro Masks, Premiere Pro Adjustment Layers, Premiere Pro Timeline, premiere pro editing, video transitions

Adobe Premiere Pro Presets: The Complete Guide

By Timothy Brauning on December 28, 2021

Adobe Premiere Pro CC presets can be a powerful tool to use in editing videos. They allow the user to quickly and easily apply effects, transitions, and other detailed settings without having to manually adjust them each time.

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Topics: Video Editing, Adobe, Premiere Pro, Premiere Pro Transitions, Premiere Pro Masks, Premiere Pro Adjustment Layers, Premiere Pro Timeline, Premiere Pro Text Styles, cinematic video, premiere pro editing, video transitions

5 Tips to Organize Adobe Premiere Pro Projects

By Timothy Brauning on December 08, 2021

Do you keep forgetting to save your Adobe Premiere Pro project? Do you find it hard to find your files in the Project Panel?

There are a few simple things that we can do to help organize our projects and make them more manageable. In this blog post, I will share with you five tips for organizing your Premiere Pro project.

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Topics: Video Editing, Adobe, Top Tips, Premiere Pro Timeline, premiere pro editing

What is Adobe After Effects (Ae)?

By Timothy Brauning on November 22, 2021

When it comes to video editing, After Effects has become the industry standard for visual effects; as this software is part of Adobe's Creative Cloud package, it comes with other applications like Bridge and Premiere Pro, making it quite popular, especially among videographers.

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Topics: Adobe After Effects, Video Editing, Adobe, animation

How to install plugins in Adobe After Effects (Ae)

By Timothy Brauning on October 22, 2021

In this article, we will explain how to install a new plugin in Adobe After Effects (Ae) software and review the top 8 plugins for 2021.

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Topics: Adobe After Effects, Video Editing

How to Put Video Clips Together on iPhone

By Yessenia Fabian on September 17, 2021

Whether you are creating short-form videos for yourself or your client, there are a few things to keep in mind to create impactful video content for social media on your iPhone. Read this article and learn more about how to put video clips together on iPhone!

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Topics: Video Editing, social media, Apple, Final Cut Pro, FCPX, content creation, Audio Mixing, iphone, video transitions, imovie

Top 10 Advanced Premiere Pro Techniques to Optimize Any Video Project

By Elise O'Brien on August 06, 2021

Adobe Premiere Pro is a powerful editing software and its extensive list of tools means that the editing possibilities are practically endless. It can be overwhelming when there’s always something new to learn, but shortcuts and small setting changes can help you master your next video project, whether you are looking to save time or improve the quality of your work. Check out these amazing advanced premiere pro techniques! 

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Topics: Video Editing, tutorial, Adobe, masks, Premiere Pro, Top Tips, Premiere Pro Transitions, Premiere Pro Masks, Premiere Pro Adjustment Layers, Premiere Pro Timeline, Tint Color, Edit Type, Spin Down Effect, Audio Mixing, Premiere Pro Text Styles

Business and Creativity Training for Online Video Creators

By Yessenia Fabian on July 22, 2021

The Visual Storytelling Conference gathered professional content creators to share to expertise in video editing and photography.

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Topics: Video Editing, adobe photoshop, Computer Software, continuing education, photography, content creation, video on demand, visual storyteller

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