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  • 9 Best VHS Glitch Video Effects for After Effects & Premiere Pro

    Gone are the days of being asked to be kind, rewind a video before returning the tape to the rental shop, or putting the tapes in the VHS cleaner to try and squeeze a few more plays out of them. And oh, the fragility: as you played a VHS tape more and more, it developed flaws and imperfections, changing the image itself. 

    Sometimes it's fun, or even useful to the story, to simulate those same visual effects. In a previous tutorial, Charles Yeager showed how to create your own VHS look in After...


  • Best in Class: Lower Thirds Templates for Adobe After Effects

    Envato Elements recently launched its video project section, including templates for popular video editing apps like After Effects and Adobe Premiere. Even for rookie video editors, these templates can help you create professional videos by giving you an easy-to-use starting point.

    In the Best in Class series, we're focusing on the best-of-the-best projects that you'll find in the Elements library. All of these projects are included as part of a subscription to Envato Elements. These lower...


  • 10 Top Photo Special Effects: Unique Photoshop FX Actions

    When you want your photographs to focus more on design and special

    effects, or to just stand out and look unique, then try using specially crafted

    Photoshop actions. Here, we’ve chosen ten of our favourites to help you get

    started with creating amazing FX photos.

    Everything here is from Envato Elements, where you can download unlimited resources on our simple monthly subscription.

    1. Geometric

    Haze 2 Photoshop Action

    Geometric Haze 2 Photoshop

    Action is a great way to transform your images into...


  • How to Choose Which Photos to Include in Your Portfolio

    As a photographer, images

    are just the start. How do you decide which are your best photographs? How do

    you selectively choose the best that represent your style, and then what’s the

    best way to display those in a portfolio to someone who may not be familiar

    with your work?

    Now that you’ve decided what kind of portfolio (or

    portfolios) you want to create, it’s time to decide what photographs to include,

    and what to leave out. There might be some photos you like or are emotionally attached

    to,...


  • 5 Amazing Assets for Perfect Cookery Videos

    Shooting a cookery video is a great way to engage an

    audience, share new ideas and recipes, and to build a loyal, following. We’ve

    curated five of our favourite pieces from  Envato Elements to

    help you create the perfect food broadcast.

    1. Food &

    Hands Explainer

    Explainers are a great way to get your message

    across in a fun way. The Food & Hands Explainer is a modular pack for Adobe

    After Effects with 40 arm animations, eight transitions, ten title animations and

    much more.Food &...


  • 10 Inspiring Motion Graphics Video Templates From Envato Elements (Summer 2018)

    Motion graphics templates help to give your project interest and professionalism. They're easy to customise, so you add quality to your production without having to build things from scratch. Here are 10 of our favourite, inspirational motion graphics templates for Adobe After Effects, Premiere, and Apple Final Cut Pro from Envato Elements, where you

    can download unlimited resources on the monthly subscription.

    1.

    Logo Segments

    Reveal

    A clean, elegant and fun animation, the Logo

    Segments Reveal...


  • How to Choose Pictures to Put in Your Photography Portfolio (and How to Display Them)

    As a photographer, images

    are just the start. How do you decide which are your best photographs? How do

    you selectively choose the best that represent your style, and then what’s the

    best way to display those in a portfolio to someone who may not be familiar

    with your work?What Kind of Portfolio Do You Need?

    You have a collection of

    photos, but now what do you do with them? This lesson looks at what to include

    in your portfolio and how to display them. We’ll look at website self-builds...


  • 10 Best Adobe Premiere Pro Video Intro (Opening) Templates

    Set the stage for a strong start with these Adobe Premiere templates! Whether this is for your next YouTube video, company project, or just home movies, it's easier than you think to create a compelling opener.

    For those of us that aren't professional video editors, and even if you are, an Elements subscription gives you many ways to finish your creative projects faster and more convincingly. I use Elements to grab pre-made projects, add my own footage, and complete videos in a single...


  • 12 Cool Adobe Premiere Pro Video Effects (Free + Premium)

    Adobe Premiere Pro is one of the most popular video editing programs. It's cross-platform, and it's easy to get started with but still has plenty of powerful features.

    Still, every video production takes time. If you need a head start on creating a video production, Envato Elements is the perfect service: the subscription offers unlimited access to the huge library of video projects and assets, including easy-to-use project templates and effects for Adobe Premiere.

    Let's check out 15 of my...


  • Catching the Eye: How to Use Color to Capture Attention in Videos

    The goal of any video production is to gain and keep the audience’s attention. While color is a great place to start, there are several other really useful tools that can help you catch your viewers’ eyes. The dynamic, vibrant spectrum we see with our eyes is tough for even the best cameras to capture. What appears bright and engaging to our eyes may translate to a flat, dull video. If you want to keep an audience enthralled, you may need to make adjustments beyond simply color grading to...