Where to Find the Best Cheap Video Lights with Green Screen Bonus

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6UfHRJyYMJs Best Cheap Video Lights with Green Screen One of our community members recently asked us about the best cheap video lights, and using a green screen. You need sufficient light for a good green screen, so the questions made a lot of … [Read more...]

Devin and Amani Give Thanks

This is a wonderful time of year. We gather with family and loved ones to count our blessings, enjoy good food, and fellowship. We also engage in acts of charity, which should be a year long habit. We want to say, "Thank you." We're blessed and hope your feel the same way. I decided … [Read more...]

How to make pet videos

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iMkDXSfa0FI Watch on YouTube: How to make pet videos What do pet lovers and video have in common? A lot if you are a pup named Jasmine, or a Jack Russell Terrier named Jesse. These are just a couple of the names that have built a huge following through their … [Read more...]

Final Cut Pro X 10.0.6 First Look

In this first-look tutorial I share many new features and enhancements for Final Cut Pro X. I cover audio component enhancements, paste attributes, freeze frames, renaming clips, unified import window, compound clips, dual monitors and background exporting.   And more … [Read more...]

Fox News Airs Live Suicide: Heads Should Roll

Car chases are unpredictable, and TV stations love them. When they go wrong, they go really wrong. Just ask everyone at Fox News Channel. A suicide was broadcasted live during “Studio B with Shepard Smith." Fox says that it was a result of "severe human error." No kidding. A lot … [Read more...]

How To Record Screencast with QuickTime Player X

You get a bonus with this recipe. Not only will you learn how to use QuickTime Player X to record a screencast, but you will also get a quick review of three great sites that will help you in your video adventures. First, take a look at the video below. It is a brief overview of a few sites that … [Read more...]

How to record audio on your computer using QuickTime

If you click on "File," you'll notice a few bonus features that allow you to record media. In this tutorial, I'll show you how to record an audio clip with QuickTime Player. To record the best sounding audio, you should invest in a USB mic at a minimum. There are variety of mics to consider, so do … [Read more...]

Plural Eyes 3 (Beta) and Final Cut Pro X

Plural Eyes is a software that has helped many filmmakers sync audio clips. I used it exclusively with Final Cut Pro 7 and with Adobe Premiere. I haven't used it that much with Final Cut Pro X until now. I downloaded the free Beta version of the software and for a basic audio replacement it worked … [Read more...]

DaVinci Resolve 9 First Look

DaVinci Resolve is the industry standard leading color correction tool. DaVinci is the name behind more feature films, television commercials, documentaries, television production and music videos than any other grading system. In this tutorial I share the basic operation of this software. … [Read more...]

How to Replace Clips in Final Cut Pro X

Final Cut Pro X has introduced an easy way to replace footage when it introduced the "replace" feature. There are 4 ways to replace footage in FCPX Replace-The regular way we are used to replacing footage. Replace from start-It gives priority to the starting point of an edit Replace from … [Read more...]

Tips for creating a video background or set

Far too many vloggers fail to design a background or set that reflects their brand or the subject of their video content. The set is important because it will give your videos a professional look when done right, and it will add a consistent look to your videos. Here are some basic tips: 1. … [Read more...]

How to create the “Love and Hip-Hop” Green Screen Effect

In this tutorial I show you how to create the "Love and Hip-Hop" green screen effect. This effect is when your background is moving while the talent is talking. I am using Final Cut Pro X, but you can use any non-linear editing program to do this if you follow the simple … [Read more...]