Video Software Articles

Roxio Creator: Retrieving Analog Music

Roxio Creator is a professional piece of editing software, which can be used to create high quality productions. It's also possible to use this software to capture and touch up audio tracks. While most...[more]

Roxio Creator: Mixing Audio Tracks

Roxio Creator has a built in Audio Track editor which makes it very easy to manage the sound tracks of your video. Roxio Sound Editor can be used to create and edit the sound...[more]

Roxio Creator: Beatmatching

If you own a computer and you have burned at least one CD in your life, you know that Roxio Creator is a very useful and versatile tool. However, most common users are not...[more]

Roxio: Sharing Your Media Library

The Roxio media suite has many different components including the Roxio Streamer. This is a helpful application, which makes it very easy to share your media library around your home network. This is one...[more]

Video Wave: How to Edit a Movie

Roxio Creator's applications and features vary by personal needs and preferences; the Video Wave application is a tool to edit and share video projects, adaptable to an advanced mode of usage, as well as...[more]

Roxio Creator: Outputting to 3D DVDs

Roxio Creator is a software through which you can edit photo and video projects such as slideshows, cards and calendars. Besides burning and copying CDs, DVDs and Blu-ray Discs, you can also create professional-like...[more]

Roxio Creator: Creating 3D DVDs

MyDVD is installed as part of the Roxio Creator suite of applications. This makes it very easy to create all sorts of DVDs including 3D movies. The 3D DVDs can be made from various...[more]

Trapcode Particular: Creating an Apparition Effect

Trapcode Particular is a particle system or particle generator that can be used to mimic natural and artificial particles in a three-dimensional modeling environment. These include the modeling of fireworks, clouds, smoke, waterfalls and...[more]

Trapcode Particular: Creating an Under Water Bullet Trail

The following tutorial discusses how to create an underwater bullet trail using the Adobe After Effects suite, Adobe Photoshop and the Trapcode Particular plug-in for After Effects. Step 1: Setting up Source Files You...[more]

Trapcode Particular: Creating a Thunderstorm Scene

To create a thunderstorm scene using the Adobe After Effects suite, Adobe Photoshop and the Trapcode Particular plug-in for After Effects, you will need to follow the steps below. Step 1: Set up Source...[more]

Using Audio in Trapcode Form

For those who want to manipulate the audio within a video clip, Adobe After Effects’ Trapcode Form can be quite handy. Users can do this either via audio presets or by manually changing the...[more]

Trapcode Form: Using the Fractal Field

Trapcode Form is a sophisticated software program that helps you create intriguing videos, while adding motion tracks and fields using the fractal field feature. This feature is a 4-dimensional noise fractal able to generate...[more]

Using Layer Maps in Trapcode Form

The Trapcode Form is a strong product concept that aims to provide an all-purpose, three-dimensional surface generator that can perform multiple integrations among various elements (such as turning a man to sand and 3D...[more]

3 Ways to Work with Trapcode Shine

Trapcode Shine is a powerful and speedy solution (in plug-in form) for the Adobe After Effects software package. The plug-in greatly enhances the functionality aspect of the base software and provides a powerful interface...[more]

Creating a Psychedelic Background in Trapcode Shine

Trapcode Shine is a plug in developed by Red Giant Software and is ideal for producing radiant light effects that either sweep through your footage or glow from a single point source. Trapcode Shine...[more]

Trapcode Shine: Creating a 3D Gobo Light

For advanced users, Red Giant provides the Trapcode Shine tool to create shine effects. There are 22 presets, but you can also make your own light ray effects. Follow the steps below to find...[more]

Creating an 8 Bit Look with Text Anarchy

Text Anarchy is a wonderful tool which can be used to create and design different types of text. Although modern computers are capable of complex 3D graphics, it's sometimes really nice to create a...[more]

Red Giant Software: Creating a Looping Particle System

The Red Giant Software program allows you to create a particle looping system, which can enhance your visual effects and help you achieve the impression you want. If you want to create this particle...[more]

Red Giant Software: Using Trapcode Starglow

Trapcode Starglow is produced by Red Giant Software. This can be used to create an effect in your photographs which looks like it was taken with a star filter. This is a plugin which...[more]

Red Giant Software: Using Warp

Warp is a toolset by Red Giant Software, allowing you to add reflection, corner point warps and shadow effects. When your video features a TV or computer screen and you would like to position...[more]

Image Lounge: Creating Tunnel Effects

Image Lounge by Red Giant Software is a collection of around twenty-effect filters for the Adobe After Effects software suite. All of these effects have been applauded for their ability to impact images in...[more]

Using the Fractal Brimstone in Image Lounge

The Red Giant Image Lounge is a software plug-in that is compatible with Adobe After Effects and Premiere Pro CS5. The program comes with more than 20 After Effects filters, which allows users to...[more]

Using the Image Map in Image Lounge

Red Giant Software’s Image Lounge 1.4 is a plug-in for Adobe After Effects, and it comes with approximately 20 effects filters, including fractal, blur and text filters. Within the Image Lounge is the Color...[more]

Magic Bullet Looks: Transferring Looks Between Programs

Magic Bullet Looks can operate either on a stand alone basis or as a plug in for a host of different applications that work both on the MAC and the PC. It is ideally...[more]

Creating Chromatic Aberration with Magic Bullet Looks

Magic Bullet Looks offers the chromatic aberration and is a dynamic software developed by Red Giant Software Company, which has the ability to function both as a stand alone application or a Plug In....[more]

Magic Bullet Looks: Creating a Blockbuster Vibe

Magic Bullet Looks are a set of presets under the Red Giant Magic Bullet program. It is not the same as color correction. Instead, it is a set of basic tools, a starting point...[more]

Magic Bullet Looks: Creating a Holographic Interface

Red Giant Software’s Magic Bullet Looks allows users to add interesting effects to their videos. One of these effects is the ability to create a holographic interface using the Holomatrix tool. To create this...[more]

Magic Bullet Looks: Creating an Old Film Look

It is now possible, with Adobe After Effects (AAE) & Red Giant Software's Magic Bullet Looks, to edit videos in such a manner as to give them that old vintage look that is so...[more]

Magic Bullet Looks: Creating Teleportation Effects

Magic Bullet Looks is another great plug-in for Adobe After Effects production software suite that allows you to recreate a wide variety of different ‘looks’ for your production. In effect, you can shoot a...[more]

Red Giant Magic Bullet: Using Instant HD

Red Giant Magic Bullet offers an up-scaling tool that provides a mechanism to convert SD (Standard Definition) videos and media into HD (High Definition) video footage. Instant HD serves as a plug-in to major...[more]

Red Giant Magic Bullet: Using Magic Bullet Frames

Red Giant Magic Bullet is a useful program for people who edit videos or create new videos from scratch. Using Magic Bullet Frames, you can de-interlace your video by testing it for all the...[more]

Colorista II: Digital Cosmetics

Colorista is a fantastic choice for digital cosmetics. You can easily do skin retouches, remove unwanted aging signs or unaesthetic looks, and add healthy colors to pale-looking skin. Step 1: Open Your Project Launch...[more]

Using Power Masks in Colorista II

Power Masks in Colorista II are tools enabling you to perform advanced editing of footage. Colorista II is a plug-in with three stages of color correction. At the Primary stage, the overall look of...[more]

Using the Keyer in Colorista II

Magic Bullet Colorista II is the newest version of Colorista, which is a plug-in for Adobe After Effects and Premiere and Apple Final Cut Pro. The latest version comes with plenty of new features,...[more]

Working with Multiple Shots in Colorista II

Working with a multi-shot sequence may require applying the three stages of color correction that Colorista II provides you with. This is how you can use their features within one effect. As an example...[more]

Basic Controls for Red Giant Colorista II

Colorista is a powerful and easy-to-use color corrector. Using the special features of this program, users can now adjust individual colors and add cool touch-ups or even rebuild highlight details.Three-Way Color WheelsThis is the...[more]

DecoStudio: Making Embroidery Effects

DecoStudio is a Wilcom product that is widely used by embroidery designers, which provides stitch processor, lettering and monogramming, among other effects. When it comes to embroidery effects, DecoStudio can be used to create...[more]

Creating Text Effects in DecoStudio

DecoStudio is a user-friendly tool that enables you to design logo projects, special signs, screen prints or vector-based embroidery, helping you to realize your ideas in an expert manner even with moderate skills. The...[more]

Creating Custom Patterns in DecoStudio

The Wilcom DecoStudio software, along with CorelDraw X4 Suite, is a complete solution for decorative graphics and embroidery patterns. The easy-to-use software is a must for any type of embroidery business, as it has...[more]

WinDVD: Understanding Trimension

Corel WinDVD 9 is an exciting new media viewing package which plays back DVD, HDDVD & Blue Ray content on your PC or MAC. It has exciting new features, including the Trimension All2HD technology,...[more]

DVD Factory: Adding Effects

Corel DVD MovieFactory 7 (DVD Factory) is a picture and video editing application that allows you to spruce up the image quality of your media, in addition to letting you create high definition presentations...[more]

Working with HD Features in DVD Factory

Corel DVD Factory is a user friendly piece of software which can be used to create professional looking DVDs. This also makes it possible to create videos in high definition which can be burned...[more]

Making Slideshows with DVD Factory

The DVD MovieFactory 7 (DVD Factory) by Corel is a simple DVD production application that allows users to create high definition media presentations, to burn onto their own DVDs. It works well with all...[more]

Designing Menus in DVD Factory

DVD Factory software is ideal in creating professional-looking and high-quality DVDs. This application is part of the Corel Studio media suite. The user-friendly interface makes it one easy-to-use program for both professionals and beginners.Using...[more]

DVD Authoring with Vegas Movie Studio HD

DVD authoring is basically making a DVD video that is able to play in a normal DVD player. The software that is used for DVD authoring needs to be according to the specifications that...[more]

Using the Device Explorer in Vegas Movie Studio

The Device Explorer in the Sony Vegas Movie Studio enables the user to rapidly browse through the audio and video content on external and internal devices. These devices may be a Sony Memory Stick,...[more]

Vegas Movie Studio HD: Restoring Audio

The Vegas Movie Studio HD software includes a full set of tools for you to edit, restore and add special effects, and even create soundtracks. With Vegas Movie Studio HD Platinum software, you can...[more]

Vegas Movie Studio HD: Making Slideshows

Vegas Movie Studio HD provides an easy and quick way to create stunning slideshows. Here are the steps which will quickly guide you through the process. Step 1: Importing the Photos to the Media...[more]

Vegas Movie Studio HD: Using the White Balance Tool

Vegas Movie Studio HD is sophisticated software which enables you to edit video in almost any format and produce high quality HD movies. One of its powerful features is the White Balance Tool, which...[more]

Vegas Movie Studio HD: Using the Secondary Color Corrector

Vegas Movie Studio HD is a powerful video editing application which has a simple user interface. Elements can be arranged by clicking and dragging them into position. Vegas Movie Studio HD has a useful...[more]

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