Welcome! Stories from around the industry we know you’ll find interesting!
NewBlue® Releases New Motion Packs for its Breakthrough Titling Application
October 20, 2015, San Diego CA-- Production-proven video special effects, transitions and titling technology company NewBlue®, Inc. announced the release of the Kinetic and Fluid motion packs for their popular video titling software plugin, NewBlue Titler Pro™. Providing video editors fun, dynamic and go-to video title animations with more than 250 presets and 32 templates to choose from, the new Kinetic and Fluid motion packs deliver efficiency, versatility and variety to video editors.
NewBlueFX New Motion Packs: Kinetic and Fluid
With fresh, animations and designs templates, the Kinetic and Fluid motion packs offer video editors the ability to create 2D and 3D animated titles found currently in leading motion picture, news and marketing productions. Titler Pro users can quickly drag and drop an animation from the project library and bring their title to life directly inside their video editing software.
The Kinetic and Fluid motion packs are compatible with Titler Pro 2, Titler Pro 3 and Titler Pro 4, the award-winning video plugin for Adobe Premiere, Adobe After Effects, Apple Final Cut Pro, Avid Media Composer, Grass Valley Edius, Sony Vegas and more.
“Our new Kinetic and Fluid motion packs, allow any editor of any skill level to create cutting-edge titles demanded by today’s ever-evolving market,” explains Todor Fay, CEO. “Now video editors can extend the power of Titler Pro with dynamic text animations as easy as drag and drop."
Each of the new Kinetic and Fluid motion packs for Titler Pro includes the following key features and benefits:
- 8 rich drag-and-drop animations
- 16 professionally designed templates
- Over 100 preset animations
- Animate both 2D and 3D text and shapes
- Fully customizable animations
- Titler Pro 2.0, Titler Pro 3 and Titler Pro 4 support
- Apply rich animations for dynamic titles without the need for manual keyframing
- Recreate complex and popular motion graphic looks quickly inside Titler Pro
- Design and save your own templates or choose from 16 editable built-in templates
- Mix and match for multi-dimensional animations.
- Compatible with all levels of video quality, including HD, 4K, 5K and beyond.
Feature Levels, Pricing and Availability
NewBlue offers the new Kinetic and Fluid motion packs at 3 pricing options:
Kinetic or Fluid motion pack ($59), which includes 8 animations, 16 built-in templates and over 100 presets - plus a 90-day subscription to Titler Pro 4 (a $49 value). Kinetic and Fluid motion packs ($99), which includes 16 animations and 32 built-in templates - plus a 180-day subscription to Titler Pro 4 (a $99 value).
Kinetic and Fluid motion packs ($99), which includes 16 animations and 32 built-in templates - plus a 180-day subscription to Titler pro 4 (a $99 value).
Titler add-on 4-pack ($179), which features a choice fo four collections, including the new Kinetic and Fluid collections, GraphPax, Highline, OnAir, PowerMotion or PrimeTime Collections. This also includes a 180-day trial to titler Pro 4 (a $99 value).
The Kinetic and Fluid motion packs for Titler Pro are available at: https://www.newbluefx.com/motion
About Titler Pro 4
NewBlue Titler Pro 4 empowers artists to create dynamic 3D text animation quickly and easily inside of their NLE of choice. It includes 40+ built in styles and enables users to create their own using Titler Pro's innovative, workflow-enhancing interface. Plus, Titler Pro integrates all NewBlueFX plugins for a quick, useful way to develop stylized titles, lower thirds and end credits.
About NewBlue, Inc.
Delivering innovative, production-proven video effects, transitions and titling technologies since 2006, NewBlue, Inc. provides video editing solutions to filmmakers, and broadcast professionals worldwide. The company’s NewBlueFX line features an extensive product portfolio of video effects, transitions and titling products which integrate directly into non-linear editing platforms, such as Adobe After Effects, Adobe Premiere, Avid Media Composer, Apple Final Cut Pro, Black Magic Da Vinci Resolve, Grass Valley Edius and Sony Vegas. Its flagship titling tool, Titler Pro, provides real-time, flexible and NLE-integrated motion graphics authoring and is available for desktop NLEs, as well as Telestream Wirecast. Privately held, NewBlue is located in San Diego, California.
Media Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
NewBlue, NewBlueFX and Make the Cut are registered trademarks and Titler Pro, Titler Pro 4 and Quick Edit are trademarks of NewBlue, Inc. All rights reserved. All other names are trademarks of their respective holders.
Your audience isn't obligated to watch your film! So before you finalize that script, shot list, or edit, do everything you can to make it easy for them to keep watching. It's common for beginners to get caught up in metaphors, character psychology, and symbolism -- those things that high school English teachers beat into us.
After nearly 100,000 miles of flying around the globe from New York to Los Angeles, San Francisco, Las Vegas, Chicago, London, Barcelona, Berlin, Sydney, and Miami in that order, it was almost surreal to hold a finished book in my hands today in just under a year from the publication of the first images.
You can't say indie film without say Robert Rodriguez. I've been a HUGE fan of how Robert Rodriguez makes his films for a long time. His legendary film "El Mariachi" was released when I was in high school and changed my life.
Can movement tell a story? Sure, if you're as gifted as Akira Kurosawa. More than any other filmmaker, he had an innate understanding of movement and how to capture it onscreen. Join me today in studying the master, possibly the greatest composer of motion in film history. For educational purposes only.
A look into the influence of the new wave and how it managed to become the cinematic bridge between the classic and the modern. TWITTER: https://twitter.com/lewis_criswell INSTAGRAM: https://instagram.com/lewiscriswell/ IMDB: http://www.imdb.com/user/ur56970759/watchlist?ref_=wt_nv_wl_all_0
The 124th anniversary of Charlie Chaplin's birthday was yesterday, and the date represents both the birth of a man and the birth of a cultural icon. Perhaps the biggest of them all. Chaplin made a name for himself during the early years of cinema where silent films had a natural global appeal and became a worldwide name as an actor, producer, writer and director.
We, of course, live in color. But the world that early Hollywood presented was almost exclusively black and white. Chelsea-born Herbert Kalmus, his college buddy Daniel Comstock and gadget guru Burton Westcott wanted to change that. So in 1915 they launched a company, Technicolor, to do just that.
Steven Sasson in 1973, the year he started working at Eastman Kodak. Imagine a world where photography is a slow process that is impossible to master without years of study or apprenticeship. A world without iPhones or Instagram, where one company reigned supreme.
It is with great pleasure that I give you my Moving Timelapse Mantra, a collection of my best time-lapse work and my thoughts on the subject of creativity & the way I choose to live my life. If you are moved by my message please share with others. I am most grateful for this and I sincerely hope to see all of you on my journey!This film was shot using HDR techniques, a custom-built motion control system, Canon 5D MKII, Gopro & DJI Phantom quadcopter in UK, France, Spain, Italy, USA, Thailand, Zambia & South Africa.If you have any suggestions for awesome time-lapse
If you're one of those people who reads internet editorials about film and filmmaking (and let's face it, the fact that you're reading this right now is a good indication that you are), then you've undoubtedly heard somebody lament that computer generated imagery is destroying everything sacred about the moving image medium.
Attorneys for suing filmmakers uncover a blurry version of an 88-year-old book in the files of Warner/Chappell. That leads to another serendipitous discovery.
Who? Over his extraordinary 40-year career, Brazilian-born photographer Sebastião Salgado has crossed continents, from native South America to Africa and Eastern Europe, silently documenting the lives of the people he met. A trained economist, Salgado turned to photography after relocating to Paris in the 1970s.
At NAB, Canon showed a prototype HDR 4K monitor. That led to some questions for Mr. Shinichi Yamato, head of the Display Product Business Unit of Canon Inc, Japan (above), and Mr. Hitoshi Doi, Future Product & Solution Group at Canon U.S.A.
A great article for the lens geek over at LensRentals.com, Roger and OLAF discussion copy variance between 50mm SLR lenses. Last week we posted an introductory article on how we measure copy-to-copy
GoPro Hero4 Session Overview Announced on 2015-07-06 - the GoPro Hero4 Session has good and bad features. Smaller and lighter but is it worth it? Read our planet5D introduction story! Courtesy B&H - Hero4 Session orders taken starting July 12! Weighing just 2.63 ounces, the HERO4 Session from GoPro is 50% smaller and 40% lighter than previous HERO4 models.
A collection of the various clips, effects, and composites of many Shanks FX episodes. Set it to loop and play it in the background at parties and when you h...
Why are there two versions of the same camera, and what is the 'cancellation filter' in the 5DS R?
AWN had a great interview with Scott Ross, the founder and former CEO & chairman of Digital Domain, about the current state of the VFX industry. Have a look at the interview below. Part 1 Part ...
planetMitch note: Lots of great snippets and quotes in this story about filmmaking!
Along with the Full 1080p resolution, 3D LUTs support and HDMI/SDI cross conversion now the iPhone sized monitors get a customisable Waveform, Audio Meter and Anamorphic De-sqweeze as part of the newly released free firmware update 1.0.
One of our readers asked: “Can you make money with digital distribution?” “As a filmmaker, I would like to make a living making movies. There is all this talk about selling movies online, but I can...