2. 2. Understanding Keys - Matte Key vs ChromaKey
After Effects CC 105
To work efficiently with Adobe After Effects, you need to know about keying. Learn all about this compositing technique in this course by Adobe expert Kevin P McAuliffe, and take your compositing work to the next level!
21. 21. MIDI Mapping and Automation
Native Instruments’ Kontakt is a powerful engine for creating and playing sampled instruments. Join NI expert Matt Vanacoro in this course, and learn to harness the industry-standard sampler: NI Kontakt 6!
18. 18. Gradients
After Effects CC 104
Adobe After Effects CC is an amazing tool for creating beautiful text animations, from simple text scrolls to realistic 3D titles. Let Adobe expert Kevin P McAuliffe show you how it’s done!
3. 3. Exploring The Resolve Interface
DaVinci Resolve 101
Getting Started Editing
More than a color-grading tool, DaVinci Resolve is a fully featured video editing software. Learn how to get your video project started in this course with certified trainer and editor Steve Kanter!
16. 16. Transparent Elements & Timelines
After Effects CC 103
Working in the Timeline
In this course, trainer Kevin McAuliffe covers more essential techniques to get you up to speed with Adobe’s After Effects CC. Watch and learn to create realistic looking animation faster than you thought possible!
15. 15. Choosing the Correct Keyer
After Effects CC 301
After Effects for Editors
Now that you know your way around Adobe After Effects CC, you’re ready to dig deeper. Learn essential workflows and techniques every editor should know in this 26-tutorial course by Adobe expert Kevin P McAuliffe.
22. 22. Alpha Channels and Matte Keys
After Effects CC 101
Let's Get Started
Adobe After Effects CC is the industry-standard animation and creative compositing app. Join Kevin P. McAuliffe in this course, and start creating motion graphics with After Effects CC!
10. 10. Refining and Masking
Affinity Photo 101
The Beginner's Guide
Affinity Photo offers advanced photo editing tools at a very affordable price. Learn how to use this professional software with trainer and photographer Iain Anderson!
10. 10. Show and Hide Elements
Ableton Live 10 101
Live 10 Quick Start Guide
Ableton Live 10 is finally here! Don’t lose time… Watch this Quick Start course and learn how to make music right now with this amazing DAW!
10. 10. Attention Real Estate
Social Media 101
Strategies & Tactics for Artists and DJs
From Facebook to YouTube, social media is one of the most important tools for DJs, producers and artists to grow a fan base and expand a presence online. Join artist and YouTuber Multiplier in this course to learn how to best promote your music with social media.
21. 21. Plosives | P-Pops
The NLE AudioPedia series, our video-based audio encyclopedia, is an invaluable resource for sound engineers, musicians, students, educators and all audio enthusiasts. This sixth installment is about Microphones.
12. 12. Transfer Modes
Premiere Pro CC 103
Working with Effects
Effects are a big part of any video production. Join Adobe Premiere expert and editor Kevin McAuliffe to learn all the tools and to start adding transitions, effects and even color correction to your video projects now!
3. 3. Windowing - the 4-Way Split
Absolute Beginner's Guide
Gadget, Korg’s innovative all-in-one music production software is now available on the Mac. Watch this Absolute Beginner's Guide course, and learn how to capture your musical ideas with Gadget!
1. 1. Production-ready Presentations
Now that you know your way around Apple’s Keynote, it’s time to dive deeper. Join Apple Expert Matt Vanacoro in this Advanced course, and bring your Keynote presentations to the next level.
2. 2. Hardware Overview Part 1
MPC Live 101
Learn MPC Live
AKAI’s MPC Live is a standalone music production center designed for both the stage and the studio. In this hands-on course, music producer and MPC expert Booker Edwards shows you how to create, record and perform with this innovative beat-making machine.
18. 18. Presenting Your Slideshow
Keynote is the perfect tool to use when you want to add that special touch to your presentations. Watch this course by Matt Vanacoro, and learn how to create compelling slideshows with Apple's iWork software.
14. 14. Lock Screen Security
iOS 10 201
Even More iOS 10 Secrets Revealed
Here are more iOS secrets for your iPhone and iPad! Apple iOS guru Matt Vanacoro is back with 25 new tips that’ll change the way you interact with your Apple smart device. Get the most out of your favorite iDevice now!
2. 2. Position
Final Cut Pro X 202
Compositing and Visual FX
Visual effects and clip fixing tools are built right into Apple's Final Cut Pro X. Check out this in-depth course to see how to do everything from stabilization techniques to slick animations!
10. 10. Messages Enhancements
macOS Sierra 101
Sierra's Cool New Features
Apple’s macOS Sierra is packed with all kinds of new features and enhancements. Some of them you know about and some you may not! Watch this FastTrack™ course to quickly learn the cool, new things that Sierra can do for you!
11. 11. Lock Screen Enhancements
iOS 10 101
15 iOS 10 Secrets Revealed
Apple's iOS 10 is here and so is Matt Vanacoro to share some of his iPhone and iPad iOS 10 secrets. Get even more out of your iOS devices with this introductory 15-tutorial "secrets revealed" course!
5. 5. Pop Filters
Audio Mistakes 109
10 Common Vocal Recording Mistakes
Recording vocals is hard because there are so many chances to make HUGE mistakes! This is why it’s a great topic for our popular Audio Mistakes series! Let US make the mistakes so YOU don’t have to!
2. 2. Touch Screen & Pads
MPC Software 101
Explained and Explored
AKAI’s MPC Software combines all the classic MPC sound libraries with all kinds of wild new samples. It integrates everything into a central, beat-based DAW platform... and Booker Edwards is here to show you how it all works!
17. 17. Photoshop Lower Thirds
Media Composer 301
Long Format Workflows
Working in longer formats requires some very specific techniques. Get essential long-form video-editing tips for your editing toolbox in this AVID Media Composer course led by expert editor Kevin McAuliffe.
8. 8. Drive the Viewer's Eyes
Graphic Design 302
10 Essential Design Tips
Does your design get its message across quickly and effectively? Take this course, with Iain Anderson, and learn 10 essential design tips that'll make your designs stand out from the crowd.
10. 10. Advanced 2D Titling
Media Composer 201
In this course, trainer Kevin McAuliffe explains some of the more sophisticated tools and techniques in Avid’s Media Composer software. Learn to integrate After Effects and Pro Tools workflows, transcoding, multicam and more!
2. 2. Matte Keys
Media Composer 102
Working With Effects
So, you've got your content into Media Composer and it's starting to look really good. Now it's time to start adding effects. In this course, award-winning editor and industry expert trainer Kevin McAuliffe shows you how!
5. 5. Creating Compositions
After Effects CC 101
Introduction to After Effects
What do you get when you fuse a talented artist/educator with Adobe After Effects CC? You get an AE course that is entertaining, educational and filled with creative examples. Learn After Effects with Bill Barminski!
2. 2. Slide Over vs. Split View
16 iPad Secrets Revealed
This course is classified as top secret! Watching it gives you access to features that will alter the way you interact with the Apple iPad. Warning: If you don’t have top-level clearance, watch and learn at your own risk.
5. 5. Video Display & Output
Cubase 8 108
Score to Picture
Composing music to picture is an essential skill to master. This introductory course covers the basics of working with video in Steinberg’s Cubase. Learn these skills and begin scoring now in this 24-tutorial, Hollin Jones course.
30. 30. Virtual Keyboards
Absolute Beginner's Guide
Apple’s GarageBand is a little DAW with a lot of big features. This beginner's guide course shows you where everything is, how it all works and gets you up and making music fast. So start learning GarageBand now!
4. 4. Split View Intro
OS X El Capitan 101
Learn OS X El Capitan
This OS X update, El Capitan, adds a mountain of new features to Apple’s ever-expanding operating system. See what this update is all about in this new tutorial course by our favorite Mac expert, Francesco Schiavon!
1. 1. Introduction: What is Tracktion?
Learn Tracktion Now!
Tracktion is often called, “the musician's DAW”. That’s because it combines an intuitive, streamlined, single-screen interface with tons of powerful features. See how Tracktion works in this 28-tutorial course by Gary Hiebner.
11. 11. Layered Materials
New Features Explored
Motion 5.2 is loaded with all kinds of new features. Learn about 3D Titles, new Materials, Generators, Masking, Keyframe Controls and much more in this in-depth “What’s New” course!
1. 1. Overview
DaVinci Resolve 105
Managing Color Grades
In this DaVinci Resolve course, by colorist Andrew Balis, you learn the art and the craft behind managing color grades across an entire project. Watch this course to add these professional skills to your color grading toolkit!
11. 11. Inserting Screenshots
Your Life Everywhere
Learn how to capture virtually anything and put it on any device anytime, anywhere using Microsoft's OneNote with the always informative and entertaining Gary Grudzinskas!
31. 31. Qualifier Interface
DaVinci Resolve 104
Secondary Color Grading
In this in-depth look at secondary color grading, DaVinci Resolve expert Andrew Balis shows you the “power” of Power Windows. See how to put these incredible tools to work in your projects!
7. 7. Handing off Activities
OS X Yosemite 103
OS X & iOS: Working Together
With Yosemite, your Mac is now integrated with your iPhone and iPad. This is huge! Watch this course by Francesco Schiavon to see how these devices all work seamlessly together.
20. 20. Follow the Eyeline
Film Craft 109
You've shot miles and miles of footage... Now what? Learn essential film and video editing techniques in this information-packed, example-filled, Film Craft course by award-winning filmmaker Michael Wohl.
2. 2. User Interface Updates
OS X Yosemite 100
What's New in OS X Yosemite
Apple’s Yosemite (pronounced yo-sem-it-tee) is the next step in the inevitable confluence of features, of OS X and iOS software. Get a mountaintop view of some of Yosemite’s dramatic landscapes in this FREE course by Francesco Schiavon.
17. 17. Launchpad & Full Screen Apps
OS X Yosemite 101
Mac Survival Skills
Survival requires preparedness! This Yosemite 101 course is designed to get you geared up to explore and conquer this new, powerful version of OS X by Apple!
22. 22. Quick Look in Full Screen
OS X Yosemite 102
The Finder Guidebook
You definitely don’t want to get lost in Yosemite! And you won’t... because Apple expert Francesco Schiavon is here to guide you through Yosemite's Finder. Learn to navigate Apple’s newest version of OS X like a pro!
18. 18. Additional Equipment
Film Craft 107
The Location Sound Mixer
Sound is a huge part of the filmmaking process. Learn the craft of location sound recording and mixing in this audio-centric course created exclusively for us by award-winning filmmaker Michael Wohl.
2. 2. Window Management
Reason 8 102
How Reason Works
In this 20-tutorial course, by expert Hollin Jones, you dive even deeper into Reason 8 to see the inner workings of this powerful DAW. Watch this course and discover how Reason really works!
4. 04. Creative Producing
Film Craft 101
In this exclusive Film Craft course you learn the producer's leadership role from initial idea to final release. Master the craft of being a producer from award-winning filmmaker and renowned educator Michael Wohl!
16. 16. The 180-Degree Rule
Film Craft 103
Everybody wants to be a Director. Here’s your “take one”! In this exclusive, introductory course, you learn about directing and the power of storytelling from award-winning filmmaker and renowned educator, Michael Wohl!
16. 16. Video Overlays
Digital Publishing Suite 101
Making a Band App
If you make music and art, Adobe’s Digital Publishing Suite is the perfect solution to turn your original content into apps! Join trainer Iain Anderson in this 27-tutorial course and see how easy app-making can be!
20. 20. The Screening and Spotting Session
Pro Tools 303
Dialog Editing For Film & TV
Avid’s Pro Tools is the premiere DAW for editing dialog for TV and Film. Learn the Pro Tools audio editor's workflow in this advanced, 4-hour course by post-production expert, Roy Vargas.
4. 4. Choosing Your Template
Final Draft 101
Introduction to Screenwriting
Writing scripts requires a unique mix of creativity, skill and technique. Watch this course to learn both screenwriting and master Final Draft skills at the same time. Take your scriptwriting to a whole new level!
13. 13. Screensets
Logic Pro X 403
Olav's Power Tools & Tips
Olav Basoski’s electronic music and production techniques are legendary. If you want to know how he does it, check out his Power Tools and Tips and learn how to harness the insane power of Logic Pro X!
32. 32. Getting Help
PowerPoint for Windows 101
Create and Deliver
If a picture’s worth a thousand words, then an effective PowerPoint presentation must be worth a million! Learn how to produce impressive PowerPoint presentations in this introductory 32-tutorial course!