DIY Video Editor Blog

This is where you will find my weekly roundup (Get it? A cowboy on a horse? Roundup?) covering all the latest news, tips, tutorials and releases in the world of shooting, editing and producing video.

The Friday Roundup – Pinnacle Studio Object Tracking and Editing Guides

The Friday Roundup – Pinnacle Studio Object Tracking and Editing Guides

Introduction to Smart Object Tracking OK so you may have noticed that last week there was no Friday Roundup. In…

The Friday Roundup – Jump Cuts, Action Videos and Masks

What is a Jump Cut? 5 Ways to Use Jump Cuts in Video Many years ago kids before the advent…

The Friday Roundup – The “Why” of Cutting, Unreal Engine and Effects

Why Do Editors Cut? One of the most difficult things to learn as a video editor is also one of…

The Friday Roundup – A Look at Descript and Good Video Editing Habits

Is This the Future of Video Editing? Descript Video Editor I have been watching Descript for a few months now…

The Friday Roundup – Explainer Videos Explained and Unreal Engine

Animation, Video, and the Power of Visual Explanation This is a great interview outlining how to make an effective "Explainer"…