Lessons

  • Advanced Green Screen Featured

    Our Senior Editor + Motion Designer Bill Bergen takes us through the advanced green screen effects used in a new Vimeo original!

    Category:
    Behind The Scenes
    Editing
    Software
    Difficulty:
    Advanced
  • Video Compression Basics

    Video compression is key in getting your video online and making it load fast for viewing. But compression can also cause nasty artifacts. In this lesson we cover the basics of how video compression works and some common terms used in the field.

    Category:
    Editing
    Shooting
    Software
    Difficulty:
    Beginner
  • McLaren's Workshop App Featured

    Bring animation ideas to life with the National Film Board of Canada's awesome iPad app.

    Category:
    Do It Yourself
    Software
    Difficulty:
    Beginner
  • Green Screen Basics Featured

    Green screens have become an essential tool for all filmmakers that allow you to pull off some crazy effects. Have you ever wondered how they work? Let’s check it out.

    Category:
    Editing
    Shooting
    Software
    Difficulty:
    Beginner
  • Video 101: Editing Sound & Music with Windows Live Movie Maker

    You can edit the sound in your videos and add music to create a more dynamic feel to your videos and add a little extra emotion. Let's learn how!

    Category:
    Editing
    Software
    Difficulty:
    Beginner
  • Video 101: Exporting to share on Vimeo with Windows Live Movie Maker

    Exporting your video is the final step before you upload your video to Vimeo. It's important to get these settings just right for an optimal viewing experience. It's really easy though, let's get started!

    Category:
    Editing
    Software
    Difficulty:
    Beginner
  • Tilt-Shift Featured

    The tilt-shift effect. What is it? What does it mean? How do you do it? All your questions answered in this tell all lesson!

    Category:
    DSLR
    Shooting
    Software
    Difficulty:
    Advanced
  • Scary Special Effects Featured

    Is your video lacking in the scary effects department? Think it's impossible to create convincing visuals on a budget? Well special effects aren't as hard as you think. We'll show you how to create three easy effects you can use to make your videos super scary!

    Category:
    Do It Yourself
    Shooting
    Software
    Difficulty:
    Beginner

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  • The Basics of Motion Design

    The basics of motion design as interpreted by the students of the "Basics of Motion Design"-class at the Hochschule für Künste (University of the Arts) in Bremen. In…

    Category:
    Editing
    Software
    Difficulty:
    Beginner
  • Color Correcting Time Lapse Videos with Photoshop

    An introductory guide to using Photoshop Actions to batch process time lapse images. This tutorial uses Photoshop and Sony Vegas (although any major NLE will work just as well...). More:…

    Category:
    Software
    Difficulty:
    Advanced
  • Increasing Render Speed Tutorial

    Created for an Internet Video Production class at Columbia College Chicago. We create any kind of web show, then promote it ourselves as homework! Sweet class! Did video at 60fps…

    Category:
    Software
    Difficulty:
    Beginner
  • How to export and upload 2.35 video to Vimeo

    Short tutorial for Final Cut Pro users on how to export and upload your web videos to vimeo in 2.35:1 Please excuse the slight scrappiness near the end as I missed out a small but…

    Category:
    Editing
    Software
    Difficulty:
    Advanced
  • Final Cut Prose Episode 1: Keyboard Shortcuts A to Z

    In the inaugural episode of Final Cut Prose video tutorials, Apple Certified Trainer Peter Salvia introduces Final Cut Pro keyboard shortcuts. Intended for the beginning Final Cut…

    Category:
    Editing
    Software
    Difficulty:
    Beginner
  • How to do a Sky Replacement with Adobe After Effects CS5

    http://VFXhaiku.com Look on the Bright Side | If it's Cloudy, bring the Sun | Track, Comp, Perfection In this tutorial, we look at how to do a complex sky replacement with Adobe…

    Category:
    Editing
    Software
    Difficulty:
    Advanced
  • How to increase the Canon 7D dynamic range (Tutorial)

    Tutorial on how to use picture styles to increase the dynamic range of the Canon 7D / 5DMkII. Custom picture styles are an amazing feature that almost compensate for the lack of a…

    Category:
    DSLR
    Software
    Difficulty:
    Advanced
  • DROPLETS - making of

    This is a little breakdown of my film DROPLETS (vimeo.com/simonfiedler/droplets). It's very chaotic, not well prepared and i had a cough. Sorry for that. But i hope you like it.…

    Category:
    Editing
    Software
    Difficulty:
    Beginner

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