Tutorials / How-To Archive

Chapter 22 – Applying and Using Effects

We’re going through our book Creating Motion Graphics with After Effects 5th Edition (CMG5)

Chapter 21 – Textacy

We’re going through our book Creating Motion Graphics with After Effects 5th Edition (CMG5)

Chapter 19 – Precomposing

We’re going through our book Creating Motion Graphics with After Effects 5th Edition (CMG5)

Chapter 18 – Nesting

We’re going through our book Creating Motion Graphics with After Effects 5th Edition (CMG5)

Control the Color Wheels in Final Cut and Apple’s Color

Why do different color wheels in different pieces of software and applications act differently?

Chapter 17 – Parenting Skills

We’re going through our book Creating Motion Graphics with After Effects 5th Edition (CMG5)

How to fake multicam editing in FCPX

We know that that the lack of multicam editing in Final Cut Pro X

Grading with Color Wheels

Recently fellow editor Shane Ross and I were discussing the relative merits of grading

Chapter 16 – Parallel Worlds

As you are aware by now, we’re going through our book Creating Motion Graphics

Chapter 15 – Lighting in 3D

As you are aware by now, we’re going through our book Creating Motion Graphics

A series of videos demonstrating how to put the new CS 5.5 features to work.

Just one year after the release of After Effects CS5, the AE team has

The unofficial graphic enhanced manual for FCPX

What a brilliant idea from Edgar Rothermich, build a manual for Final Cut Pro

Chapter 12 – Stencils and the “T”

As you are aware by now, we’re going through our book Creating Motion Graphics

Chapter 11 – All About Track Mattes

As you are aware by now, we’re going through our book Creating Motion Graphics

Chapter 10 – All About Masking

As you are probably aware by now, we’re going through our book Creating Motion

YouTube has published a “Creator Playbook”

Want to learn how to maximize YouTube’s audience-creating, career-making e-Kung fu? Read this: www.youtube.com/creators/playbook.html

Chapter 9 – Blending Modes

As you are probably aware by now, we’re going through our book Creating Motion

Chapter 8 – Motion Blur and More

As you are probably aware by now, we’re going through our book Creating Motion

Chapter 7 – Trimming Layers

As you are probably aware by now, we’re going through our book Creating Motion

Chapter 6 – Layer Essentials

We are in the process of going through our book Creating Motion Graphics with

Chapter 5 – Animation Assistance

We are in the process of going through our book Creating Motion Graphics with

Chapter 4 – Keyframe Velocity

As you are probably aware by now, we’re going to go through our book

Chapter 3 – Basic Animation

As you are probably aware by now, we’re going to go through our book

Chapter 2 – Creating a Composition

As we mentioned last week, we’re going to go through our book Creating Motion

Chapter 1 – After Effects 101

Our book Creating Motion Graphics with After Effects 5th Edition (“CMG5” for short) is

A free fifteen part course on color grading within FCPX

Wow, an amazing resource on color correcting within Final Cut Pro X. We have