Sunday, September 29, 2013

Jarle’s Premiere Pro - Color Presets Version 1.0

Jarle’s Premiere Pro presets version 1.0 are available free from the website. 

Jarie Leiroll also offers a free chapter on color correction with Adobe Premiere Pro.  (You will need to provide your email for the download link and the document is password protected.) 

10 Free After Effects Training Resources

The blog has a list of Ten Free After Effects Training Resources

Saturday, September 21, 2013

121 Free Film Grain and Light Leaks

VashiVisuals has posted a valuable list of 121 free film grain and light leaks for film and video editors.  You can visit any of the eleven websites to access these freebies.

Wednesday, August 14, 2013

DSLR Camera Simulator - has two interesting features that help explain how to operate an SLR camera.  While primarily aimed at still camera users, it is definitely valuable for new DSLR video users. 

Try their DSLR Camera Sim and their DSLR Explainer

Thursday, July 4, 2013

YouTube Copyright Basics

YouTube has an entertaining video on copyright law featuring the puppets Glove and Boots.

YouTube Copyright Basics

Find more copyright information at:

Thursday, June 27, 2013

Free Music -

Musician Jason Shaw has generously provided a wide selection of free instrumental music that will work well with video projects. Its use is allowed under the Creative Common 3.0 license.  Visit to download what you like.  No registration required.  Just make sure to list him in your credits if you use his work. 

Wednesday, June 26, 2013

13 Steps for Creating a Student News Package

High School Broadcasting teacher Don Goble has a written some great articles for the Journalism Education Association's Digital Media Resources website. 

He wrote this valuable list of 13 Steps for Creating a Student News Package

He also has a great article titled, "The reaction in broadcast journalism is just as important (if not more) as the action.