A Homemade Wind Noise Reduction Solution for Camcorders

As an average home movie maker one of the most common problems you will face is that of achieving a reasonable level of audio quality especially with regards to reducing wind noise in your outdoor shots.
Now I know all the experts insist that in order to get good sound you need to either record using an external microphone or even use a stand-alone audio recording device…
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The Friday Roundup – File Conversions, Free Music and Studios

How To Convert A File To A Perfect MP4 In Handbrake
There are a few tools that I keep on my computer for video editing outside of my actual video editing software programs.
One of the main ones I keep handy is Handbrake and I highly recommend anyone who is editing videos to get it and have it handy.
First of all you can’t beat the price because it is free!
However truth…
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Video Editing Basics Part Two

A Little Hollywood Magic
So what do you do if you want to communicate the sense of excitement that the kids are experiencing at the entrance to the zoo if you didn’t get a shot of that?
This is where the true sense of editing comes in.
If we continue with our example of the zoo trip you will most likely find that you have a shot of the kids looking excited in a…
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The Friday Roundup – Color Grades, White Balance and Audio

What you Need to Know about White Balance
Yeah, yeah, I know your camera, phone or whatever says it has automatic white balance and you don’t need to get into all that technical stuff right?
Well to some degree that’s true.
However if you look at the footage more experienced users are getting from the same equipment as you and you are thinking theirs is so much better……
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