software plugins

Videoguys Top 10 Products for EDIUS Pro 8 Owners

Videoguys Top 10 Products for EDIUS Pro 8 Owners

If you are a Grass Valley Edius user, then you know how powerful and flexible it is. With the latest version, EDIUS Pro 8, you’ll be able to…

The return of Automatic Duck: FCPX to After Effects and Media Copy

The return of Automatic Duck: FCPX to After Effects and Media Copy

If you’ve been working in this business for awhile you’ll most likely have fond memories of Automatic Duck. The Duck as it was often called provided many an…

HitFilm 3 Pro for free if you own HitFilm Plug-ins

HitFilm 3 Pro for free if you own HitFilm Plug-ins

FXHOME has announced HitFilm 3 Pro, now available for pre-order for release in late November 2014 for just $299. Hitfilm, available for Mac and Windows, supports modern filmmaking workflows…

SmartSound Plug-ins For Soundtrack Creation With Adobe Video Apps

SmartSound Plug-ins For Soundtrack Creation With Adobe Video Apps

SmartSound has made some great advancements in their software plug-ins for Adobe Premiere Pro and After Effects since I did my last how-to tutorial two years ago and…

Using CycoreFX plug-ins in Premiere Pro and After Effects

Using CycoreFX plug-ins in Premiere Pro and After Effects

Over the last several years a few users have experimented with using CycoreFX (“CC”) plug-ins built into After Effects inside of Premiere Pro. The current version that…

HitFilm plug-ins for NLEs and After Effects

In April, FxHome spun off most of the plug-ins from HitFilm, their affordable After Effect “clone” app, into a new product, HitFilm Plugins. With over 130 plug…

Panasonic Announces AVC-ULTRA Plug-ins for Avid Media Composer

Panasonic Announces AVC-ULTRA Plug-ins for Avid Media Composer

Panasonic has announced AVC-ULTRA plug-ins for Avid Media Composer 6.5, both Mac and Windows versions. Avid and Panasonic has been collaborating since 2004 to achieve seamless file…

Using Premiere Pro & After Effects CS6 SmartSound Plug-Ins

Using Premiere Pro & After Effects CS6 SmartSound Plug-Ins

SmartSound Sonicfire Pro 5 is not only amazing soundtrack scoring software, but also a collection of royalty-free music clips that are fully customizable, with features like Mood Mapping and…

All of the Automatic Duck plug-ins are now free

All of the Automatic Duck plug-ins are now free

It was just over a month ago that the post-production community was surprised by the news that the perennial workflow / transfer tools from Automatic Duck were suddenly gone. If…

Moving After Effects plug-ins to CS5.5

Todd Kopriva explains why You do not need new versions of plug-ins for After Effects CS5.5, with background and instructions for avoiding use of installers for both Mac…