Category: Design Tips & Tricks

New Course: How to Customize a Logo Sting in Adobe After Effects

Want to create a stunning logo sting? The easiest way is to take a professional logo sting template and customize it in Adobe After Effects! Even if you’ve never used After Effects before, you’ll understand the whole process after watching our new course, How to Customize a Logo Sting in Adobe After Effects. What You’ll Learn In this short course, you’ll work with the Projection Mapping logo…

The Best WordPress Real Estate Themes

Most people who are looking to buy real estate will do research online before anything else. For this reason having an effective web presence is essential for real estate agents and brokers. Several years ago it was costly to set up a professional-looking real estate website that could be maintained by the agent or an assistant, with no web development skills required. Today, however, there…

AI Extends the Creative Mind

Technology as creative partner We’ve long understood that humans are more intelligent and creative when working together. Now, with advancements in artificial intelligence (AI), we’re adding machines to the mix in an entirely new way. Although media technology has always been a part of offloading, storing, and distributing knowledge, AI brings the potential to move machines into the social aspects of distributed cognition — as…

Design Web Pages that Sizzle with Spark Page

Spark Page design is powered by themes. When you go to create your own page, you simply select a theme. This can come from a set of preloaded themes, or, with the Spark Premium features included in your Creative Cloud subscription, you can choose branded content themes. After uploading a logo, font, and colors to the Spark brand manager, Spark generates themes for you based…

How to Add Presenter Notes in Keynote in 60 Seconds

You’re about to give a big presentation. Instead of prepping note cards or print outs with your speaking notes, you can use Keynote’s feature presenter notes to keep those cues in view nearby. In this tutorial, learn how to add presenter notes in Keynote. Also, before you jump into this quick tutorial, be sure to grab a copy of our free eBook: The Complete Guide to…

How Big Are Your Creative Dreams?

The 2018 contest will once again be teeming with inspirational student stories, creative achievements, career lessons, and standout work in all categories — from Fine Art Illustration to Commercial Photography, to Animation/Motion Graphics, Packaging Design, and more. Follow the action in the live feed — every entry, in real time — and help cheer talented entrants to the finish line. Creative students who want to…

5 Films That Prove There Are No Rules to Storytelling

A flurry of images reflecting fragments of memories — both personal and shared. A visual slideshow, only a hundred times better. “This is a personal project that was inspired by my upbringing and how the people who have influenced my life are connected to greater society in some way. From my great-grandmother, to my grandmother, to my own mother, I wanted to trace how history…

10 Best Cinematic Movie Trailer Templates for Premiere Pro

It sounds silly, but the trailer for your film can make or break your whole production. Even if you aren’t creating a video that will appear in theaters, you can still produce an awesome trailer: remember, the same it’s-gotta-be-good rule applies to all production equally, regardless of budget. Luckily, anyone can create trailers on a shoestring budget using a template. In this article, you’ll meet…