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FCP X: Automatic Text Automation

An illustrated explanation of the Build In/Build Out text animation controls in Final Cut Pro X. Continue reading

Premiere Pro CC: New Mask and Track Feature

A step-by-step tutorial on how to use the latest features – the free-hand Pen mask – in Mask & Track in Adobe Premiere Pro CC 2014. Continue reading

September Articles (2014)

A list of all new articles for September, 2014, written by Larry Jordan for his newsletter. Continue reading

Boris FX: Remove Moving Objects

An illustrated tutorial on how to remove moving objects in a video clip using the BCC Motion Key effect in Boris Continuum Complete. Continue reading

Boris FX: Remove Wires

An illustrated article showing how to remove wires and other thin objects from a video clip using the BCC Wire Remover, which is part of Boris Continuum Complete. Continue reading

Boris FX: Sharpen an Image

An illustrated article showing how to improve the perception of focus of a video image using Magic Sharp from Boris Continuum Complete. Continue reading

Boris FX: GoPro Lens Correction

A simple tutorial on how to correct lens distortion in a GoPro camera using BCC Lens Correction. Continue reading

Motion 5.x: Create and Animate Bezier Masks

This short video tutorial shows how to create and animate masks in Motion 5.x using Bezier curves. Continue reading

FCP X: Create 3D Moves on Still Images [video]

This short video tutorial shows how to create the illusion of depth and movement using still images. This technique is demoed in FCP X, but also works in all versions of Premiere Pro and earlier versions of Final Cut Pro. Continue reading

Premiere Pro: Blend Modes

A detailed and illustrated article showing how to use a variety of blend modes to combine text with backgrounds to yield striking visual effects in Adobe Premiere Pro (all versions). Plus, these are fun and easy to do. Continue reading

Product Review: Beauty Box, by Digital Anarchy

A detailed look at how Digital Anarchy Beauty Box 3.x works using Final Cut Pro X. Continue reading

August Articles (2014)

A list of all new articles written by Larry Jordan in August, 2014, sorted by category: Commentary, Final Cut Pro X, Premiere Pro CC, Product Reviews, Motion 5, other subjects and Webinars. There are 30 articles listed here in total. Continue reading


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