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HitFilm Express 12: Re-center Anchor Point in Composite Shot Layer

Problem: After creating Layer [Plane] or [Text]* in Composite Shot, sometimes the Anchor Point gets off-center – the “Anchor Point” and “Position” are no longer 0.0 x 0.0. This is especially true with multiple lines of text, where the first text line has the Anchor Point at the base of the text line. But after…

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HitFilm Express 12: Smaller Plane Inside Larger Layer

Goal: Create 1080 x 1350 design inside an overall 1080 x 1920 layout for Instagram TV with a 60 second Instagram Feed Preview. Set master Project Settings to: 1080 x 1920 Make a Composite Shot Set Composite Shot Properties to: 1080 x 1920 Set each individual Layer’s Plane Properties to: 1080 x 1350 (for instance,…

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HitFilm Express Resources

Beginner Tip: In order to add the Witness Protection (face blur) effect to a moving object, you first need to know to Make Composite Shots. I watched 3 How to Add Witness Protection videos and none of them pointed out that there’s a basic step BEFORE adding the Witness Protection effect. Below are 2 articles…

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Final Cut Pro X Resources

Final Cut x Libraries, Events and Projects: Example of a standard workflow Final Cut Pro X v10.4.4 Help for Mac FxFactory – Visual effects plugins for Final Cut Pro

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Using HandBrake To Try And Fix Poor Audio In Video

Videotaped a workshop with my camcorder. Turns out it records in Mono channel (ugh); the video comes out kinda crappy; and the audio with a kinda crappy external mic comes out kinda crappy. Experimenting with HandBrake to see if I can turn 90 mins of kinda crappy video & audio into something a little better.…

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