Get reviews and tips on the latest video gear, from cameras like the Blackmagic 4K and GoPros, to lighting, accessories, and adapters.
Ashley Kennedy chats with veteran video editors about their latest projects and their unique approaches to editing and storytelling with video.
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 how lens profiles can fix unwanted distortion and other problems in your photos and videos—and how to create new lens profiles of your own.
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.
Learn how to edit video in this project-based introduction to both the aesthetic and technical aspects of video editing.
Eduardo Angel breaks down effective cinematic composition, showing how to achieve different compositional effects using a variety of techniques.
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.
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.
Delve into the world of motion graphics, keying, and compositing in After Effects CC.
VFX artist Ben Watts show how to use TurbulenceFD, an incredibly powerful fluid simulator that plugs right into CINEMA 4D, to create realistic smoke, fire, and explosion effects.
Learn to shoot and post-process aerial photos and videos shot using a DJI Phantom Vision 2 quadcopter.
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).
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.
Kick off the editing process with Adobe Prelude. Learn how to transfer, transcode, and log your media before you move to Premiere Pro.
Learn how to increase the production value and emotional depth of your shots with camera movement.
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.
Learn how to use keyboard shortcuts to speed up your workflow and reveal new functionality in Premiere Pro.
Make the most of your time in the Timeline. Learn about the shortcuts, techniques, and special features that will help you navigate, control tracks, and edit more precisely in the Premiere Pro Timeline.
Hear about industry trends and the new creative techniques mograph artists are using to create the innovative music videos, commercials, and films for some of the biggest brands in the world.
Learn about important apps and techniques for managing a video production with an iPad.
Learn techniques for color correcting video in After Effects. Learn how to fix exposure and tone problems, and make creative adjustments.
Covers the most common questions videographers encounter when shooting and editing with DSLR cameras, from choosing a frame size and frame rate to understanding moiré.
Learn how to use video as a tool for telling a story about where your projects are going, making concepts a reality early in the process, collaborating, and identifying potential trouble spots as well as creative opportunities.
Watch a demo of the 4K video-capable Panasonic GH4, straight from the showroom floor at NAB 2014, the world's largest digital media conference.
Scott Pagano, head of LA design studio Neither-Field, walks us through the motion-based, viral music videos he designed for the electronic music trio the M Machine.
Shoot and animate your own stop-motion films with an iPad, smartphone, or DSLR camera and the iStopMotion app for Mac OS and iOS devices.
Create custom interface layouts (aka workspaces) to speed up your workflow and reveal new functionality in Premiere Pro.
The head of the innovative motion design firm leftchannel explains the importance of versatility and experimentation in the design process.
Learn how to raise the production value of your videos with important but simple lighting tools and techniques.
Discover logistical, business, and storytelling aspects of shooting video for hire and learn how to make your clients happy.
How do you produce an epic sci-fi film on an indie budget? Tom Durham talks about the six-year journey of making his first feature film, 95ers.
cookbook with step-by-step
recipes for capturing great sounding audio in situations like conference panels, stage shows, and narrative dialogue scenes.
Learn how the pros prepare for, organize, and conduct great video interviews.