CoreMelt Plug-ins Tutorials : Creative COW https://library.creativecow.net/tutorials/coremelt Creative COW Library of CoreMelt Plug-ins, tips, and strategies. en-us Tue, 23 Jan 2018 19:00:00 GMT PHP Script webmaster@creativecow.net webmaster@creativecow.net Apple FCPX and the Making Of Whiskey Tango Foxtrot https://library.creativecow.net/wilson_tim/fcpx_whiskey-tango-foxtrot/1 https://library.creativecow.net/articles/wilson_tim/fcpx_whiskey-tango-foxtrot.php Rather than a story about editing software, this is a story about Apple Final Cut Pro X from a filmmaker’s perspective: specifically, how keeping as much VFX and audio temp work as possible inside FCPX during production helped allow Glenn Ficarra and John Requa to open up new options and saved wee Thu, 25 Feb 2016 00:00:00 GMT CoreMelt Easy Slick FX https://library.creativecow.net/anderson_iain/CoreMelt-Easy-Slick-FX/1 https://library.creativecow.net/articles/anderson_iain/CoreMelt-Easy-Slick-FX.php Iain Anderson shows some tricks to add easy slick fx to an edit. Learn how you can use free effects to enhance your video -- first in a way that helps inject energy into an high-impact edit, and then in a more subtle way to change the look of a more serious piece. All the effects discussed here are Fri, 04 Feb 2011 00:00:00 GMT CoreMelt Luminous https://library.creativecow.net/anderson_iain/coremelt_luminous/1 https://library.creativecow.net/articles/anderson_iain/coremelt_luminous.php Apple certified Trainer, Iain Anderson, shows us how to get the best looking glows and blurs around using CoreMelt's Luminous plugin pack. With new controls to help create awesome titles including alpha control, blending modes and new breakup options, Luminous 2.3.8 includes all the blurs and glows Mon, 13 Sep 2010 15:50:09 GMT CoreMelt Lock & Load X Pro https://library.creativecow.net/anderson_iain/Coremelt_Lock-and-Load-Express/1 https://library.creativecow.net/articles/anderson_iain/Coremelt_Lock-and-Load-Express.php Iain Anderson takes us through some of the new features found in the latest version of Lock & Load X, CoreMelt's video stabilisation and rolling shutter reduction plugin. With new features like tracking area, you can track just the part of the footage you want to stabilize to have complete control o Mon, 13 Sep 2010 15:24:59 GMT CoreMelt VideoWall https://library.creativecow.net/anderson_iain/coremelt-video-wall/1 https://library.creativecow.net/articles/anderson_iain/coremelt-video-wall.php Iain Anderson demonstrates a wide range of video wall effects inside Final Cut Pro, including transitions, three dimensional stylised effects and slideshow transitions. All of these can be created in seconds on video or still images with fine control over placement and randomization of the various l Fri, 18 Jun 2010 00:00:00 GMT CoreMelt Creative Transitions in FCP https://library.creativecow.net/anderson_iain/coremelt_creative-transitions-fcp/1 https://library.creativecow.net/articles/anderson_iain/coremelt_creative-transitions-fcp.php Iain Anderson takes us through adding variety to your edit in creative ways with transitions. Some unusual uses of transitions for text or product overlays are covered, instantly jazz up titles or pack shots using these simple techniques. We cover many of the transitions included in CoreMelt PolyChr Tue, 11 May 2010 18:31:25 GMT CoreMelt Synced Video Montage https://library.creativecow.net/articles/anderson_iain/coremelt-synced-video.php https://library.creativecow.net/articles/anderson_iain/coremelt-synced-video.php Got footage from a multi camera shoot of an event or band recording and need some treatment ideas? Iain Anderson shows how to take footage from a multi-camera shoot, instantly synchronize it using Plural-Eyes software and then create synced montage animations in a variety of different styles. Using Mon, 29 Mar 2010 15:18:30 GMT CoreMelt Video Stabilization https://library.creativecow.net/articles/anderson_iain/coremelt-video-stabilization.php https://library.creativecow.net/articles/anderson_iain/coremelt-video-stabilization.php Got shaky footage? In this video tutorial certified Apple FCP trainer, Iain Anderson explains the concepts of video stabilization, and how to smooth movement in jittery video. Using Lock and Load X, Iain quickly and easily stabilizes footage with obvious rotational, zoom and jitter movement. He also Fri, 12 Mar 2010 19:32:41 GMT CoreMelt Footage Cleanup https://library.creativecow.net/anderson_iain/coremelt-video-cleanup/1 https://library.creativecow.net/articles/anderson_iain/coremelt-video-cleanup.php In this video tutorial, Iain Anderson, certified Apple trainer, shows us techniques for cleaning up and finishing off video in a final edit. Using some of the tools available inside CoreMelt's Gadget, he takes us through the process of removing unwanted objects, smoothing out skin tones, and applyin Fri, 12 Mar 2010 17:27:41 GMT Coremelt Curves Color Grading https://library.creativecow.net/anderson_iain/coremelt-color-grading/1 https://library.creativecow.net/articles/anderson_iain/coremelt-color-grading.php Certified Apple FCP Trainer Iain Anderson shows us how to make the most of curves based color correction right inside Final Cut Pro. Learn how to correct common problems like flat footage, incorrect color balance and specific color problems by using CoreMelt's advanced plugins inside the Pigment Col Fri, 05 Mar 2010 20:53:37 GMT CoreMelt Kinetic Type Animation FX https://library.creativecow.net/birks_harriet/coremelt-typo/1 https://library.creativecow.net/articles/birks_harriet/coremelt-typo.php Freelance motion graphics artist, Harriet Birks, explains how she created the very cool kinetic typo introduction clip for CoreMelt, using After Effects and CoreMelt plugins. Using a number of different plugins including the completely free VeeYou audio reactive animation plugins, chromatic glow, ex Fri, 05 Mar 2010 17:41:05 GMT CoreMelt Montage Animations https://library.creativecow.net/caggegi_paul/coremelt_montage/1 https://library.creativecow.net/articles/caggegi_paul/coremelt_montage.php Final Cut Pro editor and 3D artist, Paul Caggegi, takes us through the process of quickly, and easily creating professional looking montage animations based on folders of images, movies, or a mix of both, using CoreMelt's ImageFlow FX plugins. Paul shows us how to enhance your montage animations usi Mon, 08 Feb 2010 17:51:19 GMT CoreMelt Tilt Shift https://library.creativecow.net/anderson_iain/coremelt-tilt-shift/1 https://library.creativecow.net/articles/anderson_iain/coremelt-tilt-shift.php Certified Apple FCP Trainer Iain Anderson demonstrates how to create the popular Tilt Shift Lens look of miniatures from real footage on the FCP timeline. Includes a detailed run through of masking techniques in photoshop to help convincingly apply depth of field of any strength using the CoreMelt D Tue, 05 Jan 2010 17:02:03 GMT CoreMelt - Sky Replace in Final Cut Pro https://library.creativecow.net/bouchereau_mikey/coremelt-sky-replacement/1 https://library.creativecow.net/articles/bouchereau_mikey/coremelt-sky-replacement.php Apple Pro Video Trainer Mikey Bouchereau demonstrates how to instantly replace an over exposed or blown out sky straight on the timeline in Final Cut Pro. By using the Sky Replace tool in the Pigment set of color correction tools, you can avoid a time consuming trip to After Effects or Motion. Thu, 19 Nov 2009 16:37:35 GMT