Using Color & Light to Create a Cinematic Scene

Light is arguably the most important factor in your shot. When it comes down to…


Breaking Down the Ghastly, Eerily-Detailed VFX of Ghostbusters

As you might imagine, a summer blockbuster featuring a plethora of ghosts is…


A Full Roundup of Adobe's Late 2016 Creative Cloud Updates

This morning, Adobe lifted the veil on their second major round of updates…


The Simplicity & Immense Power of Dynamic Linking Between Premiere & After Effects

The dynamic linking feature between Premiere Pro and After Effects has been…


A Powerful Trick for Animating 3D Logos in Motion

A nice animated logo can go a long way in terms of signaling the quality of…


Giving Your Footage an Authentic Vintage Look in After Effects

It's not always appropriate to give your projects a vintage aesthetic in post,…


Meet PDFviewer, an Indispensable Plugin for Your Adobe Post-Production Workflows

There are few plugins for Premiere Pro and the other Adobe apps that I'd call…


Breaking Down the Subtle, Horrifically Bloody Visual Effects of 'Only God Forgives'

Nicholas Winding Refn's Only God Forgives is one of the most violent films…


Bringing Homer Simpson to Life, Adobe Character Animator Shines for Live TV Audiences

Last night, television history was made as Homer Simpson was animated in…


Breaking Down the Insane VFX in Deadpool's Highway Sequence

I'm not sure about you guys, but most VFX breakdowns these days tend to bore…