http://library.creativecow.net/mcauli… In this lesson, Kevin P McAuliffe shows you how to add logos to your title crawls, by introducing Photoshop to your Media Composer workflow. What might seem to be limitations inside of Media Composer can bypassed by unitizing the Marquee Title Tool! Once you see how easy this technique is, you’ll be adding logos […]
library.creativecow.net/mcauliffe_kevin/Avid-Media-Composer_67 In this lesson, Kevin P McAuliffe shows you how to re-create the commercial bumper from The Bachelor, right from within the MC/Symphony timeline. Seeing how easy it is to recreate this look will have you scoping out other “looks” from shows, and finding unique ways to include them in your upcoming projects.
library.creativecow.net/mcauliffe_kevin/Avid-Media-Composer_65 In this lesson, Kevin P McAuliffe shows you a technique that he uses in corporate video work, and that is how to not only slow your footage down, but create highlights that you can use to focus on certain areas of a shot. With a little forward thought, and the Marquee Title Tool, this […]
http://library.creativecow.net/mcauli… In this lesson, Kevin P McAuliffe gives you a lesson &quot;right out of the edit room&quot; with a breakdown of how he created a title treatment for the French Canadian &quot;A Good Day to Die Hard&quot; commercials. Once you see how easy it is to create inside your NLE, you’ll wonder why you don’t […]
library.creativecow.net/mcauliffe_kevin/Avid-Media-Composer_49 Advanced Marquee Techniques PART 6: In this last lesson in our almost 3 hour in-depth look at the Marquee Title Tool, Kevin P McAuliffe talks about lighting in your Titling scenes, and goes into great detail on light types, light manipulation and shows you how to set-up realistic looking lighting scenarios in the Marquee […]
library.creativecow.net/mcauliffe_kevin/Avid-Media-Composer_48 Advanced Marquee Techniques Part FIVE: In this lesson, Kevin P McAuliffe talks about applying textures to your text, he shows you why seamlessly tileable elements are the way to go, and even how to manipulate your textures, once they have been applied. Finally, he wraps things up by showing you how easy it is […]
library.creativecow.net/mcauliffe_kevin/Avid-Media-Composer_47 Advanced Marquee Techniques Part FOUR: In this lesson, Kevin P McAuliffe expands on his Title Roll lesson (Advanced Marquee Technique #3), and shows how you would go about integrating client logos into your title rolls and crawls. Again, this is a technique that is normally done outside of Media Composer or Symphony, but as […]
library.creativecow.net/mcauliffe_kevin/Avid-Media-Composer_46 Advanced Marquee Techniques, Part THREE: In this lesson, Kevin P McAuliffe answers a viewers e-mail about Title Rolls and Crawls. He starts out in the standard title tool, and then shows you how simple it is to create the same crawl in Marquee. Finally, he takes it up a notch, and shows you how […]
library.creativecow.net/mcauliffe_kevin/Avid-Media-Composer_45 Advanced Marquee Techniques, Part TWO: In this lesson, Kevin P McAuliffe shows you how simple it is to create a complex animation inside of Marquee in a matter of minutes, when creating the same look in After Effects or a 3D application could take hours. No other applications are used here, just Marquee, and […]
library.creativecow.net/mcauliffe_kevin/Avid-Media-Composer_44 Advanced Marquee Techniques: Part ONE: In this lesson, Kevin P McAuliffe shows you how to take a complex looking scene, and create it very easily within the Marquee interface. This tutorial is normally something that can only be done in a compositing application, but with the power of Marquee, and a little forward thinking, […]
library.creativecow.net/mcauliffe_kevin/Avid-Media-Composer_43 Exporting titles for 3rd Party Applications: In this lesson, Kevin P McAuliffe shows you how easy it is to export Marquee titles for use in 3rd party compositing applications such as Adobe’s After Effects and Apple’s Motion. There are always exclusive plug-ins you wish you could apply to your titles inside of Media Composer […]
library.creativecow.net/mcauliffe_kevin/Avid-Media-Composer_42 Path Text Animation: In this lesson, Kevin P McAuliffe shows you how to animate text on a path, and also a couple of tricks to spice up your animation once it’s back in the Symphony interface.
library.creativecow.net/mcauliffe_kevin/Avid-Media-Composer_41 Basic Animation & Rendering: In this lesson, Kevin P McAuliffe talks about basic animating in Marquee, and shows you why it’s better to do your animation there, as opposed to doing it in the 3D Warp tool. He also discusses rendering/saving out your titles, and how simple it is, so you’re back up and […]
http://library.creativecow.net/mcauliffe_kevin/Avid-Media-Composer_40 In this lesson, Kevin P McAuliffe shows you how simple it is to not only add drop shadows and strokes to your text, but also how to create true 3D extruded text right within the Marquee Interface.
library.creativecow.net/mcauliffe_kevin/Avid-Media-Composer_39 In this lesson, Kevin P McAuliffe gives you a “lay of the land” inside of the Marquee title tool by talking about the top and side tool bars, and showing how easy it is to not only create text, but do some otherwise complicated text adjustments, with a few clicks of the mouse.