Teams Up With Pond5 For Media Asset Collaboration and Pond5

By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) Pond5 is rapidly becoming the go-to location for finding and licensing stock video, music, and sound effects for use in post-production workflows. is now in league with the stock media company to offer access with an added element: Collaboration. "If you … [Read more...]

Premiere Pro Tutorial Part 69: Ingest Settings Pt 2 – Creating Proxies

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By Andrew Devis (doodleNEWS) Continuing with my Premiere Pro tutorial on Ingest Settings (click here for part 1), a recent addition is a new tab on the 'New Project' dialogue box called ‘Ingest Settings,’ which is to do with both bringing assets into you project AND for the creation of … [Read more...]

Premiere Pro Tutorial Part 68: Ingest Settings Pt 1: Copy & Transcode

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By Andrew Devis (doodleNEWS) A recent addition to Premiere Pro is a new tab in the 'New Project' dialogue box called 'Ingest Settings,' which has to do with both bringing assets into you project AND for the creation of light-weight versions of your footage used to make editing faster. If … [Read more...]

Larry Jordan Demos Kyno From Lesspain Software [video]


By Larry Jordan (doddleNEWS) [This is an excerpt from a recent online video webinar: “Media Management for Video Editing” which is available as a download in our store, or as part of our Video Training Library.] COURSE DESCRIPTION Media management was the focus of this webinar. This … [Read more...]

Audio Network Introduces Playlists to their Premiere Pro Plugin


By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Music is an important but often times overlooked aspect of film and video production. It can set the mood or tone of a scene, and it can give an editor a sense of pacing for whatever sequence he or she may be cutting. But composers can be expensive and take … [Read more...]

Filmstro Music Scoring App Gets Update


Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Filmstro is a really cool app for filmmakers who have trouble with finding the right stock music for their film, or who don't like stock music to begin with. Sometimes it's too expensive to book a composer, or the timeframe is too tight. Filmstro approaches music … [Read more...]

Premiere Pro Tutorial Part 57: Useful Keyboard Shortcuts – The Num Pad

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By Andrew Devis (doodleNEWS) These Keyboard Shortcuts in Premiere Pro require you to have a Num Pad (NP) on your keyboard, or a USB NP. It’s also worth saying that you can select panels with shortcuts, all of which can be found under the Window menu in Premiere Pro. Note that the … [Read more...]

Rampant’s Split Design Titles and Modern Lower Thirds for Premiere

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) I love a good template. Anything that allows me to get a project done just a little bit faster is like a godsend, especially when it comes to simple graphic supers and one of the most common are dynamic lower third title supers. Rampant Design has released two … [Read more...]

Sundance 2017: Adobe Premiere Pro Has Huge Presence Once Again

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By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) We've barely caught our breath from CES and Sundance is preparing to get into full swing, and Adobe is on just about every film panel's agenda. Why? Well, not only is it an official sponsor of the Robert Redford's film festival, but with over 4 in 10 projects using … [Read more...]

Powerful Stock Music App Filmstro Coming To Premiere Pro


By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) At a certain point you have to stop and look around at all of the really cool tools filmmakers have at their disposal these days. We have the ability to shoot a movie on a phone, and there are cloud-based sound libraries, which make it incredibly fast and easy to … [Read more...]

Adobe Creative Cloud Opens New Social Publishing Panel Beta


By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Anyone who publishes video to multiple video platforms knows it is a bit of a pain in the rear. Rendering video with the proper codecs, dealing with metadata, keeping an eye on analytics afterwards is a huge issue. Adobe is trying to ease your pain with a new … [Read more...]

Premiere Pro CC 101 Part 21: Toolbar Pt. 5 – Pen Tool


A new Premiere Pro CC 101 tutorial By Kevin P. McAuliffe (doddleNEWS) In our last lesson in our ongoing look at Adobe Premiere Pro CC, we looked at both the Slip and Slide tools. In this lesson, let’s take a look at the Pen Tool, and it’s basic function(s). For the other Toolbar … [Read more...]

Adobe Announces New Video Tools for Creative Cloud

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By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) Adobe announced new post production tools for filmmakers within the Creative Cloud. The new features were previewed this past April at NAB 2016, and cover enhancements for Premiere Pro CC, After Effects CC, Audition CC, and Character Animator. Let's take a look at … [Read more...] Adds Real Time Collaboration In Premiere Pro


By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) With the nature of the internet, it's not uncommon to collaborate with people not only across the country, but also around the world. So having an online portal to share notes and approvals it the natural extension of any video project. has added a killer … [Read more...]

Get Camera Presets From Deadpool!


By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) Have you seen Deadpool yet? If you haven't, grab your keys and go see it right now. Go ahead. I'll wait. Back already? Awesome wasn't it? Great script, funny, and remarkably shot, on a RED, by the way. I wish I could get that look on my films right now. Well, one … [Read more...]

Adobe Creative Cloud At Sundance 2016


By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) Adobe has made a huge splash at Robert Redford's annual Sundance Film Festival in Park City, UT this month, premiering a over 175 features premiering that were cut using Premiere Pro CC. And people couldn't be more thrilled with what they can do with it. … [Read more...]