Step-by-Step Tutorial Projects for new and experienced users

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   The mini tutorial projects listed below are for new and experienced users who want to learn how to achieve specialised results the easy way. The tutorials contain individual screen-shots, as well as all the resources for you to use in your own projects and each project is downloadable from our website. Our 22 mini tutorials(and xtras too!!) are now available in a Downloadable Pack too !!! for only US$44.00

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NEW!! How to shoot Weddings for Profit  If you have the desire to make money with your camcorder then shooting weddings is a lucrative venture. Get up and running quickly with this informative tutorial on what you need, what to shoot and what to edit. We give you all the tricks of the trade so you can start making a profit quickly and provide a valuable service too.  This quick and easy tutorial gives you a step-by-step guide to shooting weddings and actually uses screen grabs from our own wedding footage weddings we have done!!!

Give Wedding Videos as Wedding Favors

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How to Key out Green Screen Footage and even Fix Poor Source Footage By using either FXHome CompositeLab or VisualLab Studio this tutorial will give you step by step details on how to key out green screen footage even if parts of the background are NOT green. This composite method also eliminates any green spill that is often present around talent too!!  This is the first in our series of step-by-step tutorials for FXHome products so watch out for more very soon!!

The tutorial is complete with step-by-step instructions  (You will receive the download link immediately after payment)

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NEW!!! How to use Heroglyph to make Animated Text that follows a Path  By using the ProDAD Heroglyph plugin for your own NLE, it's a cinch to make titles that can be animated to follow any path you draw.

Just click as few buttons, type in your title and you have an instant professional looking animated title.

The tutorial is complete with step-by-step instructions (You will receive the download link immediately after payment)

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NEW!!! How to use Heroglyph to make Animated Route Titles  By using the ProDAD Heroglyph plugin for your own NLE, it's a cinch to make animations of your vacation or many other applications where a path needs to be traced!!

This awesome package makes awesome animated routes complete with travel objects and you DON'T need to do ANY keyframing whatsoever!!! Just select a map, draw in your journey, add a plane, train or car and you have an instant professional looking animated title.

The tutorial is complete with step-by-step instructions  (You will receive the download link immediately after payment)

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NEW!!! How to use Heroglyph to make Awesome Animated Handwriting  Most NLE's (Vegas included) has only a very basic title editor and if you are serious about your video production, you will already have ProDAD's Heroglyph titler plugin. (If you haven't got it yet then you had better look at their website and look at the samples) http://www.prodad.de/gb/heroglyph_std_details.html

This awesome package makes handwritten animated titles so simple to do and you DON'T need to do ANY keyframing whatsoever!!! Just select a style, drawn around the template and you have instant professional looking animated handwriting.

The tutorial is complete with step-by-step instructions (You will receive the download link immediately after payment)

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How to use Heroglyph in Vegas (and other NLE's too!)  Most NLE's (Vegas included) has only a very basic title editor and if you are serious about your video production, you will already have ProDAD's Heroglyph titler plugin. (If you haven't got it yet then you had better look at their website http://www.prodad.de/gb/heroglyph_std_details.html

This awesome package makes professional titles a breeze but can be a tad tricky to get to grips with so you can now get a tutorial on how to use the plugin to make a simple title.

The tutorial is complete with step-by-step instructions  (You will receive the download link immediately after payment)

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How to use Vegas to make Widescreen Online Videos Online video is becoming more and more popular and you can usually just send your clip to places like youtube to host them online. However this tutorial will show you how to make online videos with a 16:9 aspect ratio (even if you use standard video and stills and be able to host it on your OWN webpage using a unique Flash Player. You not only get the tutorial here but we also give you the player and all the necessary files to be able to run your own video with an interface YOU can customise to suit yourself.

Take a look at the interface and the clips on our current business site at http://www.softweigh.com/biz/  and then you will know that this is the package you gotta have!!!!

The tutorial is complete with step-by-step instructions and the player interface and files needed to host your video on your own website.(You will receive the download link immediately after payment)

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Using Envelopes in Vegas  You must have seen those ads where a vehicle drives down the road and then everything goes into slomo for a second and then back to normal??? Want to know how to do it???  Also we will show you how to control music and narration the professional way with this tutorial on using Video and Audio Envelopes

The tutorial is complete with step-by-step instructions (You will receive the download link immediately after payment)

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Making Widescreen Movies in Vegas  You already have plenty of stock footage taken on your normal aspect ratio camera but you need to output this as a Widescreen Movie. How to do it?? This tutorial shows you how to take your existing 4:3 video clips and drop it into a 16:9 widescreen project so you get full frame output on a widescreen TV without any black letterbox bands on the sides!! We also show you the correct way to prepare and use stills either in your movie, or in a slideshow so they are in 16:9 format too!!!

The tutorial is complete with step-by-step instructions (You will receive the download link immediately after payment)

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The easiest and best way to effortlessly make 3D animated movies without any special 3D skills!

Making Animated Movies using SIMS 2

 You already know how difficult it is to get people to act in movies and then you have to find locations etc etc and the project soon becomes difficult. Making 3D animated movies is great BUT you need HUGE skills to make and animate characters and sets too. DID YOU KNOW THAT with a few simple modifications the popular SIMS2 game from EA Games can create everything for you and make incredible movies ?? The game itself has a "mind of it's own" but with a few tweaks in our tutorial YOU can control the characters, create new ones and have absolutely amazing video camera facilities to create movies with 3D characters without ANY special software skills. You obviously need the SIMS 2 game to start but all the extras are provided in the tutorial pack to turn the game into a powerful movie making machine and you can import the results into your favorite NLE (we use Vegas) and add titles, music and dialogue

Watch a SIMS 2 Movie Trailer HERE and be amazed

(Note that the Movie above is LOW RES for quick download purposes!)

The tutorial is complete with step-by-step instructions and includes all the tweaks and extras you need to start making 3D movies in a matter of hours.  (You will receive the download link immediately after payment)

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Making Animated Vacation Routes  in Vegas

 Our latest mini-tutorial shows you how to make those really neat travel videos where you show the starting scene and then the route is animated along the road towards the next destination. This really easy method needs absolutely no knowledge of animation techniques...Vegas does it for you!! This is also useful for instructional video without having to do painstaking animation.

Each tutorial is complete with actual screenshots and step-by-step instructions. (You will receive the download link immediately after payment)

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 Making Cartoons in Vegas Tutorial

 Our latest tutorial shows you how to make cartoons in Vegas, how to animate the characters and even make them talk with the audio PLUS you get a complete Vegas Project, complete with resources! and we will show you such an easy way to also make the kind of characters you see on the left without ANY knowledge of drawing..just click and create. This is not only fun but amazingly simple to do and still produce a great animation.

Each tutorial is complete with actual screenshots and step-by-step instructions. (You will receive the download link immediately after payment)

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 Our "How do I???" Series 01

We often get asked "How do I do this in Vegas" so here are our new first series of how to tutorials. Each tutorial has 6 mini tutorials included so you are getting SIX tutorials in ONE PACKAGE. The first series has the following FULL tutorials:

  • An easy way to do Good Looking Overlays
  • Making Stills fill the frame correctly - TV Aspect Ratios
  • The best way to add voiceover and music
  • Creating SloMo video in Vegas
  • Correcting out-of-sync audio/video
  • Making a really easy caption bar without graphics

Each tutorial in the pack is complete wit actual screenshots and step-by-step instructions. Even if you learn one new idea it's worth getting!!! (You will receive the download link immediately after payment)

 

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 Our "How do I???" Series 02

 Our next tutorial in the "How Do I" Series is an essential!! This is a complete tutorial on Post Production..turn mediocre footage into dazzling video by following our Golden Rules. Find out how to not only shoot good video BUT how to also turn poor video into good in Vegas.  Topics included are :

  • The Golden Rules of Start and End Titles and Credits
  • The Golden Rules of Composition and Structure
  • The Golden Rules of Cutting or transitioning
  • The Golden Rules of Edit and action flow
  • The Golden Rules of Leading and Looking Space
  • The Golden Rules of Mood Music and SFX 

Each tutorial in the pack is complete wit actual screenshots and step-by-step instructions. Even if you learn one new idea it's worth getting!!! (You will receive the download link immediately after payment)

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 Quick Start to Vegas

A basic quick start approach to using Vegas without getting complicated. This tutorial will have you up and running in minutes and covers capturing your clips, trimming, adding to the timeline, basic editing and rendering your finished file. This is a step-by-step guide to getting started and uses actual screenshots to show you exactly what to do and the order to do it in. (You will receive the download link immediately after payment)

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How to make an online video for Sales Promotion

Once you have grasped the basics, why not take a peek at how we produce advertising videos for the Real Estate Market. This tutorial shows you how to take still pics and turn them into an online video complete with music track and lower third captions.  This is a step-by-step guide to getting started and uses actual screenshots to show you exactly what to do and the order to do it in.(You will receive the download link immediately after payment)

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 Quick Start to Titles and Captions

A guide to making both full screen and overlay titles for the beginning and end of your newest video creation. The built-in text in the editor is not really up to scratch so you can now use great external graphics to make professional titles!! We will also show you how to add really cool effects to your titles using step-by-step screenshots. We also show you how to create cool captions using lower thirds and include some samples too!!. (You will receive the download link immediately after payment) 

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 Quick Start to Zoom and Panning Still Images

 Many great video sequences, especially in movie starts and credits are actually just still images that are being panned and zoomed. Create great flyover scenes while your titles are running. This step-by-step tutor shows you how to pan an image and also zoom in on features to create the illusion of real video footage.  We take you thru the process, one step at a time using actual screenshots so you too, can create your own masterpieces. (You will receive the download link immediately after payment)

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 Chromakey made Easy

Now you can learn how to do Chromakey effects on your video without any complex learning.  Simple step-by-step tutorials with Vegas screen shots show you how to superimpose images in any green graphics area to create amazing montages. Run live video inside of TV sets and much more. This tutor also includes some great examples and graphics that you can use in your own videos. (You will receive the download link immediately after payment)

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 How to use Composite Masks in Vegas

With this tutorial you will be able to make great masked composites using both stills and live video for not only the shape centre but also for the outside too. The simple tutorial also comes with some sample masks and you can get a CD full of great shapes from us HERE. (You will receive the download link immediately after payment)

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Get our Tutorial Downloadable Pack

All our tutorial projects above (yes..everything on this page) are now available as a downloadable pack

All this PLUS you save a whopping 60% on the individual price of each tutorial too!! All the tutorials bought invidually would cost you over $100.00..the pack is only $39.00    (You will receive the download link immediately after payment)

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