12 Free Animated Lower Thirds for After Effects

Even if you don’t know what lower thirds are, it’s almost a guarantee you’ve seen them at work. They are graphic elements used to display text on screen, most commonly displaying a person’s name and title. As a team of video editors, they’re something we use all the time at Push Focus. That’s why we decided to create a set of free lower thirds for After Effects and give them out on our blog. Easily Editable Text Size Colors Logo Free Lower Thirds for After…


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NAB Show 2022 Las Vegas

What Is NAB Show 2022? ShareNAB Show Hours Sunday, April 24 |  10 a.m. – 6 p.m. Monday, April 25  |  9 a.m. – 6 p.m. Tuesday, April 26  |  9 a.m. – 6 p.m. Wednesday, April 27  |  9 a.m. – 2 p.m. NAB Show is an annual trade show held in Las Vegas, NV for the National Association of Broadcasters. Lasting for 4 days, NAB is attended by filmmakers, producers, editors, animators, buyers, and exhibitors from 160 countries. It typically takes place in April, but due to the Covid-19…


Disable All Premiere Pro Tracks At The Same Time

Matt Lawrence Use this to save a few clicks and speed up your workflow, or just mute all audio tracks and catch up on your latest podcast while you work on color grading.This quick tip is how to toggle on and off multiple track options at the same time. For example, if you want to disable all video tracks or mute all audio tracks, or even lock all video tracks. In Premiere on the left of the sequence panel are the…


What Is An Explainer Video?

This is the situation. You end up on an elevator with somebody who can take your brand to the next level, but you only have four floors to explain what your brand does and what makes it unique. What you say needs to be impactful, but also fast and concise. That’s where we get the term “Elevator Pitch”. An explainer video is basically the elevator pitch for your brand, product, or service.Ultimately, an explainer video answers the…


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NAB Show 2022 - After Parties and Events

Matt Lawrence ShareThe NAB show in Las Vegas was originally scheduled for April 2020, but got canceled because of the Covid 19 pandemic. Then, what was supposed to take place in April 2021 was pushed back to October, and then cancelled again. That means when NAB takes place this year in April, it will have been 3 full years since the last NAB in 2019. So…we’re pretty excited about it! If you’ve been to NAB, you know that it’s not really complete without…


Best After Effects Plugins

Best After Effects Plugins for 2021

Best After Effects Plugins for 2021 ShareFor animators, motion graphics artists, or 3D designers, After Effects is an essential tool. And while it is powerful all by itself, it becomes much more powerful once you utilize third party plugins. If you’re looking for a certain effect in your video, there’s more than likely a plugin out there that can help accomplish it. This can include flares, color, particles, character, glitches, etc. We’ve put together a list…


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NAB Show 2021 Las Vegas

What Is NAB Show 2021? Share NewsNAB Show 2021 CanceledWe're really sad about this, but NAB Show 2021 has been officially canceled. We hope to see everyone next year! NAB Amplify - virtual eventCancellation AnnouncementNAB Show Hours Sunday, October 10  |  10 a.m. – 6 p.m. Monday, October 11  |  9 a.m. – 6 p.m. Tuesday, October 12  |  9 a.m. – 6 p.m. Wednesday, October 13  |  9 a.m. – 2 p.m. NAB Show is an annual trade show held in Las Vegas, NV for the…


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NAB Show 2021 - After Parties and Events

NAB Show 2021 After Parties & Events Share NewsNAB Show 2021 CanceledWe're really sad about this, but NAB Show 2021 has been officially canceled. We hope to see everyone next year! NAB Amplify - virtual eventCancellation AnnouncementThe NAB show in Las Vegas was originally scheduled for April 2020, but got canceled because of the Covid 19 pandemic. Then, what was supposed to take place in April 2021 was pushed back to October. That means when NAB takes…


Best Camera for Filmmaking on a Budget

Matt Lawrence Share1. Sony A6500 2. Nikon D500 3. Blackmagic Pocket 4K 4. Sony A7iii It is easier than ever these days to shoot high-quality video, even if you don’t have a fancy setup. For example, the cameras in smartphones are even starting to shoot in 4K! That’s why if you’re a filmmaker looking to up your production quality, an event videographer looking for a great all-in-one solution, or a vlogger with high standards, there are certain features to…


266 Free Cinematic LUTs

266 Free Cinematic LUTs for Video Editors

266 Free Cinematic LUTs for Video Editors ShareIf you’re looking for FREE cinematic luts for your video editing, you’ve come to the right place. The following LUTs can be used on almost any editing software, including Adobe Premiere Pro, Final Cut, DaVinci Resolve, etc. With the use of apps like Instagram, people have gotten used to dramatic color grades, and with these LUTs we’ve compiled you’ll be able to achieve that dramatic pop you’re looking…