Dragon Fire Breath Adobe After Effects Tutorial

Learn how to create an epic Dragon Fire Breath VFX using Adobe After Effects and Houdini. This is the second part of my sponsorship with Intel to test their latest i7-6950X Extreme Edition CPU and the Intel 750 Series SSD drives.
Indiana Jones Face Melt VFX

Indiana Jones Face Melt VFX Tutorial – Houdini & Adobe After Effects

Want to learn how to create the epic face melt VFX from Indiana Jones - Raiders of the Lost Ark? In this tutorial I will show you how to use Houdini to melt a polygonal mesh of a head and composite it in Adobe After Effects.

Premiere Pro Advanced Colour Correction

Colour correction and colour grading are essential steps to make your final video look professional. In this tutorial I will show you how to use some of the advanced tools in Adobe Premiere Pro to analyse and correct the colours of your footage.

Mocha Pro 5 Plugin for Adobe In-Depth Review

The Mocha Pro 5 Plugin for Adobe brings the full power of the professional version of Mocha 5 directly into Adobe After Effects. I got a change to take the new plugin for a thorough test drive to explore its capabilities.

ActionVFX Stock Footage Giveaway – Explosions, Fire & More

Win yourself some super high quality action stock footage for your film making and VFX needs! In this giveaway, I am going to give away 2 of the amazing packs from the ActionVFX collection by RodyPolis.

Adobe Premiere Pro for Absolute Beginners

New to Adobe Premiere Pro? In this tutorial I will show you how to create a small film project in Premiere Pro from start to finish.
After Effects vs Premiere Pro

After Effects vs Premiere Pro

Learn about the difference between Adobe After Effects and Adobe Premiere Pro to avoid wasting countless hours using the wrong tool for the job!

Win a Canon PowerShot G7X and HitFilm 3 Pro

Surfaced Studio has reached 100,000 subscribers on YouTube! To celebrate, I am giving away a Canon PowerShot G7X and one of 3 HitFilm 3 Pro licenses to the winner of my new video contest!

Best Action Stock Footage for Film Making & Visual Effects

Looking for explosions, blood splatters, muzzle flashes, smoke and more? There are a number of great resources available for film makers and VFX artists, both free and paid, and in this post I will show you where you can get them.

What is the Best Computer for Adobe After Effects?

What is the best computer for Adobe After Effects? I have just upgraded my computer and I decided to make a video and a proper post on what to look out for when choosing the components for your new machine.