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A Look Behind-the-Scenes of the Filmpac Story

6 years ago, I had a dream and began working on a wild idea: Filmpac. I had been a freelance videographer and filmmaker for some time....

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The Filmpac Ad Challenge

We know you work hard at your craft, and we want to invite you (yes YOU) to show us what you've got in our 10-day Ad Challenge!

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Adobe Premiere Pro Vs. DaVinci Resolve

When it comes to professional video editing in the 2020s, two powerful software options stand out: Adobe Premiere Pro vs. DaVinci Resolve.

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The 5 Best Video Editing Computers

As content creators, the computers we use to edit our videos are just as important as the cameras we use to film. Here are our favorites.

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24fps Vs. 29.97fps

By far, the two most common frame rates in modern American video editing and production are 24fps and 29.97fps. Here's the difference.

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The 5 Best External Hard Drives For Video Editing

There are lots of different drives out there. To help you narrow your search, here are our 5 favorite external hard drives for video editing.

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The Best Video Editing Apps For Your Phone

A phone can often edit video just as effectively as a computer. Here are some of our favorite video editing apps to get the job done.

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Mac vs. PC: What’s Better For Video Editing?

Mac vs PC: what's better for video editors? There's no perfect answer, but we dive into the strengths and weaknesses of each.

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ProRes vs H.264: What’s The Difference?

ProRes and H.264 are the two most popular video codecs in the world, so you may be wondering what the difference between them is.

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5 Ergonomics Tips For Video Editors

Back pain, wrist pain, headaches, and fatigue are all but guaranteed if you don’t have the right ergonomics at your desk.

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Creating Broadcast Commercials: 4 Tips

Creating a video for TV or streaming broadcast can be a much different process than simply uploading to YouTube.

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What Is Timecode?

If you’ve spent any time with professional video or audio equipment, you’ve probably heard of timecode. But what is it used for?

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How To Use Masks In Adobe Premiere Pro And After Effects

Learn how to mask in Premiere Pro with our step-by-step guide. Master the pen tool, mask feather, path, and shapes to fine-tune your video editing skills.

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What Is An Adjustment Layer?

If you want to apply the same set of effects to multiple clips on your timeline, an adjustment layer can save you a lot of time.

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Make Your Keyframing Better With Easy Ease

Easy ease can help take your keyframing to the next level, and make your graphics and animations much smoother.

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What Are Keyframes In Video Editing?

What is a keyframe? in video editing, it's the thing that makes movement and animations possible. Here's how to do it.

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Free Clip of the Month: Money

When it comes to currency, one of our most popular cash video clips is the money fall, and today we're giving it away for free.

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What Are LUTs?

At the most basic level, LUTs are presets that you can apply to raw footage to achieve a more desirable look.

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What Is LOG Footage?

Every filmmaker has probably heard of LOG footage. But what does this mean, and how is LOG footage different from other video formats?

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How To Color Grade With Lumetri In Adobe Premiere Pro

Arguably the most user-friendly color correction suite on the market is Premiere Pro’s Lumetri. So today, we’ll provide a quick overview.

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Why Is Widescreen More Cinematic?

What makes widescreen aspect ratios so cinematic? Well, it all has to do with the way that we’ve grown accustomed to viewing video content.

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How To Organize A Video Editing Project

For new video editors, one of the biggest challenges is keeping your files and project organized. Here's how we do it.

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How To Format A Hard Drive For Video Editing

When it comes to video editing, the most efficient place to store your footage, graphics, and project file is on an external hard drive.

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What Are Color Wheels In Video?

In video editing, perhaps the most recognizable color tool is a set of color wheels. Here's a quick guide on how to use it.

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What Are Curves Adjustments In Video?

No matter what software you’re using, the curves adjustment tool is a consistent, powerful way to alter the way your footage looks.

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5 Tips To Make Your Talking Head Video More Cinematic

If you have corporate clients, you’ll likely find yourself producing lots of talking head videos. Here's how to make them cinematic.

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Clock Timelapse – Free Clip of the Month

As editors, timelapses are one of the most popular ways we can communicate moments gone by - so check out this free offer from Filmpac.

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3 New Video Content Trends You Need To Keep Up With (And 2 You Need To Leave Behind)

Today, we’ll help sort through the noise, and identify 3 new video trends you need to keep up with (and 3 you need to leave behind).

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Understanding Warp Stabilizer In Premiere Pro

Warp Stabilizer is a must-know editing effect in Premiere Pro. Here's what it is, and how to use it in your productions.

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5 Key Tips To Edit A Great Trailer

If you can learn to edit a great trailer, you’ll build more hype for your video and get in front of more viewers.

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Color Correction vs. Color Grading

There is often confusion between color correction, and color grading. In this article, we’ll define each and explain how they’re different.

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