Adobe Premiere Pro CC April 2017 – New Features

Check out what's hot in Adobe Premiere Pro CC April 2017. There are new tools for working with titles and Motion Graphics templates using the Essential Graphics panel, a much simpler way to work with your audio using the Essential Sound panel and many other cool new features.

DJI Mavic Pro In Depth Review

The DJI Mavic Pro might be the best super lightweight 4K drone on the market to date. I have used the Mavic for a few months now and decided to write up a comprehensive review to cover what it can do and what I love and what I don't love about it.

Ignite Express 2017 – Free Plugins

Ignite Expres 2017 is a free plugins pack from FXHome and contains over 90+ VFX plugins that will work with most video editing and VFX compositing tools. I decided to take a closer look at the cool effects that you can create with it.

Surfaced Studio Website Updates June 2017

Today I launched a new version of my website - version 5! I have made a fair amount of notable changes to the layout of the site and addressed a couple of urgent issues that needed to be fixed. In this post I want to take you through what has changed - and why.

Adobe After Effects April 2017 – New Features

Learn what's new in the latest release of Adobe After Effects April 2017. New features include the Essential Graphics panel, Motion Graphics Templates as well as the inclusion of the awesome Lumetri Scopes & Color tools.

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.