Sometimes it’s easier to break your scenes up into chunks when editing in Premiere. This tutorial shows my method of editing and gives some insight into how sequences work.Continue Reading »
Sometimes it’s easier to break your scenes up into chunks when editing in Premiere. This tutorial shows my method of editing and gives some insight into how sequences work.
Have you ever wanted to adjust your audio so it sounds like it’s coming from a television or intercom? How about muffing the audio so it appears to be coming from another room? With a highpass and lowpass filter, you can easily make these changes to create a simple yet convincing effect.
In Adobe Premiere, you have the ability to add video effects and filters to your productions. This can be great for color correction, blurring, sharpening, chroma keying and more. This tutorial will show you how it’s done.
With Flash CS6, and a small Adobe extension, you have the ability to convert Flash files to HTML5 for greater stability and reach. This lesson takes you through how to download the extension, set it up and export a file. HTML5 Extension: http://www.adobe.com/products/flash/flash-to-html5.html
In Premiere, by using the Effect Controls tab, we can adjust the size, position, opacity, speed and other attributes of a clip. This video walks you through how to utilize these options, plus create keyframes for animated effects.
In Premiere, you can easily hold or freeze on a piece of video. This can have several different uses and allows the editor to create different effects for the project. Watch the tutorial to learn how to do it!
If you are using the same points, you have the ability to interpolate, or automatically animate between two different sub-layers within a Switch Layer. It’s a simple matter of checking a box and duplicating a layer. This tutorial shows you the steps.
With the bone tools in Anime Studio, we can apply attributes that cause the bones to react to different movements. This can be useful for springy objects, hair, feathers and so on. With this option we can also adjust the Torque, Spring and Damping values to further fine tune the effect.
If you are an Anime Studio user looking to import your assets into a Flash project file, this tutorial will show you one way to do it. Benefits to this would be wanting to use Flash to animate Anime Studio drawn objects and program in ActionScript using Anime Studio artwork. This may also provide a [...]
In this lesson I show you how to create an alpha channel for your exported Flash videos. This can be useful for when you want to do some advanced editing or swap out a background graphic in post-production. We also briefly discuss how to chroma key for those of you exporting out .AVI files.
Sometimes you may want to take your animations to the next level by applying post-production effects using a piece of video editing software. In this lesson, we explore how to export and chroma key footage with Anime Studio and Adobe Premiere.
The workspace tools in Anime Studio Pro allow you to move, zoom and rotate the canvas in a 3D space. This will not affect your animation and is meant for work purposes. Note: This tutorial was created for Smith Micro and is part of the official Anime Studio Pro 9 tutorial list.
By default, you can only select an object if its current layer is selected. With the Vector Shape Selector, you can select any vector you see on the canvas and automatically select the layer it currently sits on. Note: This tutorial was created for Smith Micro and is part of the official Anime Studio Pro [...]
The timeline allows us to map out every animation in the project file. The timeline contains three tabs: Channels, Sequencer and Graph Mode, which will all be discussed in this tutorial. Note: This tutorial was created for Smith Micro and is part of the official Anime Studio Pro 9 tutorial list.
The Styles Palette allows us to not only choose different colors and adjust stroke widths, but create special gradient, shaded and texture effects. This tutorial will walk you through the basics. Note: This tutorial was created for Smith Micro and is part of the official Anime Studio Pro 9 tutorial list.
Bones can be a great help in Anime Studio. Sometimes though they tend to glitch or bend in ways we don’t like. With the new Smart Bones system we can create pre-set actions to help fix the way bones move. On top of that, we can create a system of dials that control the movements [...]
One of the great benefits of Anime Studio Pro is being able to expend its tool and feature set with custom coded scripts. If you have the knowledge you can program these scripts yourself or download them from an external source. This tutorial shows you how to use, downloaded and install new scripts. Note: This [...]
The Real Time Media Connection in Anime Studio Pro allows you to alter imported files outside of the software and then see the changes take place instantly. This is great if you quickly need to edit an imported image or audio file. Note: This tutorial was created for Smith Micro and is part of the [...]
Adjusting the resolution, frame rate and frame count are just some of the features you can tweak in Anime Studio Pro. The background color, depth of field and render settings can also be adjusted in this panel. Check out this video to see how to access all the features. Note: This tutorial was created for [...]
With Anime Studio Pro, you not only have the ability to import 3D objects, but Poser project files as well. This makes working between the two Smith Micro projects seamless and easy. Note: This tutorial was created for Smith Micro and is part of the official Anime Studio Pro 9 tutorial list.
With Anime Studio Pro, you can create physics so that objects interact with each other when touched or dropped. This can be useful for creating realistic looking movements. Note: This tutorial was created for Smith Micro and is part of the official Anime Studio Pro 9 tutorial list.