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One of the challenges we face as filmmakers and videographers is learning how to use a new camera. With the hundreds of features associated with mirrorless and DSLR cameras, the staggering amount of new information and capabilities can be overwhelming.
Fortunately, YouTube is loaded with tutorials that put these cameras in the hands of the best in the business. Let’s take a look a few informative tutorials and demos for some of the most popular mirrorless and DSLR cameras on the market.
See them all from Logan Baker on Premiumbeat.
It’s the hallmark of every action trailer: driving music and booming sound effects, building in intensity and power toward a pivotal climax. With the Trailer Construction Kit (Lite Version) from PremiumBeat, you can inject your own projects with the same high-quality Hollywood style SFX. We’ve handpicked 20 hallmark ‘action trailer’ sound effects for this free pack: sweeps, risers, slams, and intense atmospheres.
Give it a listen! We’ve profiled this free sound effects kit in this hard-hitting demo trailer:
Click here to view more and download…
PremiumBeat’s Jason Boone recorded this fantastic tutorial for effectively organizing your timeline and positioning clips and sequences in a neat and organized manor. The tutorial is great for any video editor feeling overwhelmed with footage and audio. Organization never felt so easy.
Looking for some instant color grades to change the overall look of your next project? These free color grading presets work great in Final Cut Pro X, Premiere Pro, and After Effects.
PremiumBeat put together fourteen free movie-inspired Lumetri Looks for Premiere Pro. You can easily apply these to your standard footage and get the look of popular films like The Martian, Saving Private Ryan, and Blade Runner. Take a look at a few of the looks in this highlight video from PremiumBeat.
and a few dozen more here to download and read about…
In an effort to help those starting their journey as wedding videographers, PremiumBeat has put together The Ultimate Guide to Producing Wedding Video. This all-encompassing resource offers everything you need to know to shoot wedding videos, edit cinematic masterpieces, and run a successful wedding video business.
This extensive guide offers tons of information and includes 26 free wedding video assets to get your wedding video business started. Take a look …
This curated guide for wedding filmmakers will not only show you how to shoot and edit wedding videos, but how to run a successful wedding video business.
Jumping into filmmaking and video production and editing can be tricky — especially if you’re just starting out. While it will always be the best advice to simply go out and do it (even if you fail now and again), reading up on your craft can be a great way to continue your education.
That’s doubly true when you’re looking to jump into specific problems you’d like to troubleshoot or speciality skills you’d like to learn. If you’re ready to develop your filmmaking skills, these seven free resources are some of the best around.
These 14 free Premiere Pro Lumetri Looks are easy to use and can quickly add blockbuster style to your video. Take a peek at how simple they are to use. (Featuring the royalty free track “Thriller” by Reaktor Productions.)
One of our favorite video editing tools is Optical Flow in Final Cut Pro X. This feature, similar to the popular Twixtor plugin, allows users to slow down clips in a way that simulates footage shot at a high frame rate.
OpticalFlow is a great creative tool for showcasing your film and video projects in a unique way. The following video tutorial will demonstrate how to use creatively use OpticalFlow in Final Cut Pro X.
But don’t just watch the clip… fire up Final Cut Pro X and discover what it’s like to manipulate time with Optical Flow! We’ve teamed up with Shutterstock to give you free assets so you can follow along.
You can download the free footage, sound effects, and assets from the Final Cut Pro X page here on PremiumBeat.
Step by Step instruction here…
Dive head first into Final Cut Pro, Apple’s professional video editing application. Each Final Cut Pro X Editor Kit includes a guided tutorial designed to teach you a pro editing technique, an FCP XML file for easy installation, plus free PremiumBeat music and Shutterstock footage to use commercially in your own projects.
All five tutorials show you how to create something amazing using Final Cut Pro’s built-in tools and effects. You can watch all the tutorials on PremiumBeat’s Final Cut Pro page. The five-part series includes:
Box Office Impact: How to Create an Action Trailer with a 3D Title
Extreme Action: Creating Speed Effects Using Optical Flow
Blockbuster Color: Creating Stylized Color Grades
Boom Goes the Dynamite: Creating Muzzle Flashes
Mix Master: Creating Realistic Rain and Weather Using Blending Modes