Get reviews and tips on the latest video gear, from cameras like the Blackmagic 4K and GoPros, to lighting, accessories, and adapters.
The lynda.com team reviews highlights from NAB 2015, including the latest innovations in camera equipment, file storage, software, audio gear, and lighting.
Get a new video tip every week, on topics like shooting techniques, storytelling, audio, and miking.
Learn about keying, compositing, rotoscoping, tracking, color correcting, and many other vital techniques in the high-end VFX compositing package, Nuke.
Pro tracking specialist Brian Morse shows members how to create solid 3D tracks using SynthEyes.
Reviews the tools and techniques aspiring video editors, cinematographers, and directors need to know to start a career in video production and editing.
Learn how to organize and edit video and how to enhance the look and sound of your projects with Final Cut Pro X 10.2.
Learn how to use video scopes in DaVinci Resolve to properly evaluate footage.
Learn how to set up your GoPro HERO or HERO4 to start capturing stills, video, or even time-lapse photography.
Learn to use HitFilm 3 Pro in three powerful ways: as a video editor, as a tool for adding 2D video effects to your movies, and as a compositing tool for creating amazing 3D and planar-tracking effects.
Production veteran and instructor Eduardo Angel introduces important techniques to create compelling lighting for sales, promotional, and corporate videos.
Pro editor Robbie Carman shows editors crucial techniques for finishing the audio for their video projects, using Adobe Premiere Pro and Audition.
Learn how to create better transitions by combining Premiere Pro's built-in transitions with filters and other effects, and then find out how to customize and save your results.
Filmmaker Maxim Jago walks through all the steps—from rough cut to final output—involved in creating a finished electronic press kit (EPK).
Eran Stern dives deep into new uses and shortcuts for shape layers, text, masks, and path effects in After Effects.
Stay on top of the newest features in Adobe Premiere Pro CC.
Motion graphics legend Chris Meyer shows members how to create 3D animated, "flying" logos using After Effects and C4D Lite.
Learn how to edit video in this project-based introduction to both the aesthetic and technical aspects of video editing.
Build a complete 3D motion graphics sequence in CINEMA 4D Lite, the introductory version of CINEMA 4D included with After Effects CC.
Eduardo Angel breaks down effective cinematic composition, showing how to achieve different compositional effects using a variety of techniques.
Learn about each step in the Avid Media Composer workflow—from preparation and organization to editing and refining, to audio and effects, to media management and output.
Learn the terms and technology that will help you understand how vector and raster graphics are prepped and formatted for use in video and motion graphics.
Get advanced shortcuts and techniques for navigation and project management in After Effects.
Learn to use the popular Tiffen Dfx plugin for processing both photos and videos.
Learn to storyboard commercials, features, games, or TV shows with Storyboard Pro. Get tips to speed up your storyboarding workflow and get the most from Storyboard Pro's drawing tools.
Create your own great looking movies to share with family and friends in iMovie.
Get real-world production and workflow advice as you learn about the newest features in Adobe After Effects CC.
Learn how to cut a music-based slideshow or video montage with Premiere Pro CC.
Enhance the color, contrast, mood, and style of your video projects with DaVinci Resolve 11, the powerful color-grading application from Blackmagic, and its free counterpart, Resolve Lite.
Delve into the world of motion graphics, keying, and compositing in After Effects CC.
Learn the fundamentals of working with type: compositing type, animating type, and creating 3D text and logos.
Learn how to migrate your workflow and projects from Final Cut Pro 7 to Premiere Pro.
Learn to shoot and post-process aerial photos and videos shot using a DJI Phantom Vision 2 quadcopter.
Learn how to edit video with Premiere Elements 13, the affordable and intuitive video-editing program from Adobe.
Filmmaker Maxim Jago shows how to add titles and graphics and then output a finished video file for a video electronic press kit (EPK).
Learn how to professionally edit video in Premiere Pro with techniques the experts use.
Filmmaker Maxim Jago shows how to clean up audio and add audio effects for a video electronic press kit (EPK).
Rob Garrott interviews storyboard artists, animators, VFX artists, and other film-industry pros in this series of creative conversations.
Filmmaker Maxim Jago shows how to color correct and add visual effects to create a distinct look for a video electronic press kit (EPK).
Learn how to model, texture, light, and animate 3D objects in CINEMA 4D, and create amazing motion graphics, visual effects (VFX), and animations.
Filmmaker Maxim Jago shows how to refine the edit and add creative transitions for a video electronic press kit (EPK).
Find out whether Creative Cloud is right for you. Learn about installing and updating the app, working with cloud storage, and using CC on the go.
Filmmaker Maxim Jago shows how to import and edit footage and create a simple assembly edit for a video electronic press kit (EPK).
A creative cookbook of ways to use a GoPro HERO to capture stills, video, and time-lapse movies.
Learn how to edit footage, add effects, perform color corrections, composite video layers, and add 3D objects and text to your video projects with Autodesk Smoke 2015.
Kick off the editing process with Adobe Prelude. Learn how to transfer, transcode, and log your media before you move to Premiere Pro.
Create backgrounds for video projects using Photoshop and After Effects.
Learn how to increase the production value and emotional depth of your shots with camera movement.
Put your web motion skills to the test in this final project of the series, which uses Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, and Edge Animate to create an animated banner ad.
A practical guide to recovering photos that were accidentally deleted from a camera's memory card or restoring photos from a damaged memory card, with tips on avoiding problems in the future.
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