I am in love with Instagram's Stories feature, but it is a challenge to figure out how to upload pre-recorded, edited content. Have you ever noticed that high-profile Instagram accounts like @garyvee and @gopro upload a mix of “on the fly” and pre-produced, edited clips to Instagram Stories? (more…)
If you’re new here or didn’t notice yet, Video Editing is my jam! I love doing it and teaching others how to edit videos.
If you’re TOTALLY new to video editing, I have a page with some video editing software options and my thoughts on each one. It’s like choosing a car, you kinda have to check it out and get a feel for it before you commit.
On this page, you’ll find all of my posts and videos for video editing, but if you’re looking for tutorials for video editing software, here are my video editing software categories:
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Sometimes it feels like there aren't as many “fun” video editors out there for PC users, right? One of my goals this year is to create some tutorials here on all (or most…) of the video editing software that I know you guys are using. I had a chance to play around with Cyberlink PowerDirector 12 on my PC. I've covered some Premiere Elements, Premiere Pro, GoPro Studio, Filmora, but I haven't done anything with PowerDirector yet so I partnered with Cyberlink and they provided me with Cyberlink PowerDirector 12 to check out and do a PowerDirector review for you guys!
The third and final Kick-Ass Edits Tutorial in this series! In Lesson one, we covered a sneaky little time lapse trick, and in Lesson 2, we covered snappy jump cuts, and today, it's all about the click. In today's tutorial, I'm going to show you how to create custom thumbnails. (more…)
So what is it that makes videos fun to watch? What's the secret trick? They're SNAPPY!. What I'm talking about here are jump cuts and jump cut editing. Fun to watch videos move quickly. They keep your attention because your brain doesn't want to miss something. Let's take a look! (more…)
If you have time lapse footage on your hard drive waiting to be edited, try this easy tip and take your time-lapse to the next level! (more…)
I don't really watch horror movies or scary movies, but every once and a while I see videos or commercials and I wonder “how did they do those spooky video edits it like that?!”. In this week's video, Let me show you some tricks in Premiere Pro and some cool stuff in Filmora, too. (more…)
I have both Adobe Premiere Pro and Premiere Elements, and I've used both. As you (probably) know, I'm all about teaching you how to create and edit videos… so I like to explore and learn the what video editing options are out there. So, Premiere Pro vs Premiere Elements – what's the difference? (more…)
In my GoPro Enthusiasts Facebook Group, we had a quick discussion on how we appreciate the “Casey Neistat style” of shooting and editing videos. Usually, my weekly videos are more of the “how-to” variety, but this week I changed things up a bit by doing more of a “vlog” style video… with a how-to twist. (more…)
I have been playing with a piece of video editing software this week that I've never used before! It's called Filmora from Wondershare, and they were kind enough to sponsor this post*.
If you've spent some time in Premiere Pro, editing GoPro videos and getting things just the way you want them, then at some point, you might want to export your GoPro videos in Premiere Pro as well.
That way you can share then with the world! And Premiere Pro is pretty flexible, but with that flexibility comes some complication… so let me break down the settings I use in Premiere Pro and how I export my GoPro videos.
Whether or not you shoot with Protune on or off, you might need to adjust and correct your colors when editing your clips. Color correction doesn't have to be complicated! (more…)
One of my favorite things about graduating to Adobe Premiere Pro from other video editing programs is that the workspace is completely customizable. (more…)
Did you know that you can remove GoPro fisheye in Adobe Premiere Pro? Today, we're going to cover some of the very basic editing functions of Premiere Pro, as well as applying the lens correction preset to your GoPro videos so that you can get rid of your fisheye effect.
Do you have to convert your GoPro files before editing them, or can you just use your videos straight from the camera? That seems to be the mystery of the day! And I'll be honest… I have never converted GoPro clips before editing in Premiere Pro, but since I see this question pop up a lot, I thought maybe I should check it out. (more…)
Are you ready to graduate from GoPro Studio or your intro-level GoPro video editing software? I use Premiere Pro for GoPro editing as well as all of my blog videos. It's my video editor of choice, so it's high time that I create a series of tutorials and getting started videos for my fellow GoPro users. (more…)
Last week, I showed you how to use the Quik app that GoPro acquired (it used to be called Replay) that automatically edits video footage from your phone or your GoPro and it does it all right in the mobile app on your phone.
Splice is a little bit different… actually, it's A LOT different because you have complete control over the editing of your footage.
GoPro introduced their new “mobile creative suite” recently, which consists of two apps that they recently acquired. The new GoPro Quik app (formerly called Replay) automatically turns your photos and clips into fully-edited, fun to watch movies with music, transitions, and graphics… all on your iPhone or Android device.
Usually, the first thing people google after figuring out how to use the fun new Ricoh Theta S camera is, “How To Edit 360 Video.” Why? Because 360 Video editing is a little daunting and tricky. (more…)
Hey ya know I'm not the only one on YouTube with GoPro Tutorials and How-To videos, right? There are some other fantastic channels that have fun videos and GoPro tutorials, and I think you'd like to check some of them out. (more…)
I recently got an email from Jim, who asked, “when editing a video, is it possible to add a narrative to the video?” And the answer is Yes! It is possible! And it's possible to add a voice over in GoPro Studio as well. (more…)