10 FREE After Effects Templates for 2017

14th January 2017

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Here at MotionMile we like to give you the opportunity to try out some of our After Effects Templates before deciding whether or not you’d like to access our premium content. We’ve rounded up some of our favorite templates to give you a head-start with your work in 2017!
Below you’ll find a preview video for 10 of our completely Free After Effects Project Files. Before downloading any items you’ll need to either login to your …

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Effective Video Editing Tutorials

23rd September 2015

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The world of Film and TV is very complex. The programmes that are shown on television take a lot of time to be scripted, shot and then finally edited. Editing is hugely important in the post production phase as it brings the final output of the proposed idea, which takes a lot of effort and expertise. It is typically done on software such as Avid, Premiere and Final Cut.
FCP or Final Cut Pro is …

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Why Are After Effects Templates Useful?

17th September 2015

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Adobe After Effects is a digital visual effects, motion graphics and compositing application developed by Adobe Systems and used in post-production process of film-making and television production. Amongst other things it can be used for keying, compositing and animation. It also functions as a very basic non-linear editor, audio editor and media transcoder.
In today’s world there are innumerable resources at one’s disposal to learn the technical aspects of any particular software. One of them …

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What Is C4D?
Cinema 4D is a 3D modeling, animation and rendering application developed by Maxon Computer GmbH located in Germany. There are huge amounts of users who use this technology to create cutting edge 3D motion graphics, architectural and product visualizations, video games, illustrations and much more. Maxon also has its base in the US, UK, Japan, France and Singapore.
Cinema 4D debuted on Mac and Windows operating systems in 1996 though it was first …

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The world of motion pictures has delighted us for the past two centuries. The inception was with mere dramatization of fables and epics before graduating into adaptation of literary works. Today the world of serials, motion pictures and animation has evolved into a trillion dollar industry.
Motion graphics and Visual Effects are two different entities. In common parlance when images are captured with the effect of special software and are given the illusion of being …

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Get The Dream Job You Always Wanted

13th March 2014

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There are millions of people around us who wished they could get a better job, which can lead to a successful and happier life. If you are reading this blog, chances are you are either unhappy with your current job or you are unemployed. So to make you feel good, you are not alone in this boat. There is no harm in being dissatisfied with your job or being unemployed. The positive is that you know …

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Popping your renders from your favourite 3d application straight into After Effects is always a good idea. Curves and level adjustments, glows, depth of field – all of this greatly enhances your renders, giving them a polished, final, moody and professional look. However, not so useful when aiming for photo-realism. You may find yourself in Cinema 4d trying to tweak and tune the settings to get things just right – fiddling with the lighting, …

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Photography – Camera Filters Part 2

17th September 2013

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Welcome to the second instalment of our travels through the world of different filters.
The ND (neutral density) filter is another absolute definite for the camera bag of any photographer.
ND Filters come in different strengths most commonly 0.9, 0.6, and 0.3 which stop the exposure down 3 stops, 2, and 1 respectively. Now I know it seems odd because rarely do you have a problem with too much light that you can’t get rid of! …

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Best iPhone Apps For Video Editing

14th September 2013

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So, making a short film on an iPhone?
Yes. That is right. Making short movies and videos is becoming much easier nowadays. How easy? You can write, shoot, edit, and publish an entire video on your cellular device.
Since I am a “low-budget” filmmaker, I don’t resent this. In fact, I’m a supporter of making short films on iPhones. I wouldn’t recommend filming on an iPhone if you have a decent camera that still works, but …

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There are plenty of articles & tutorials on the internet, teaching you on how to improve and learn new motion graphics skills. But I will be discussing, what it takes to be a motion graphic designer. So if you are planning to become a motion graphics designer & interested to know about this field, this article is just for you.
 
You need to have an eye for design: Motion Graphics is not all about creating animation with …

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