Entries by Chris Kelly

New High Resolution Sky Textures

Sky Replacement requires both work and the right ingredients. Keying out the sky is the first step, a nice blue sky will provide you with an easy key, or enough contrast between the sky and the foreground elements will let you pull a luma-matte. Whatever technique you go with, you’ll still need to have the […]

Download Studio HDRI Maps

Download HD studio HDRI environment maps here Whether you’re needing to show off a product in a stylish way, or you just want some beautiful lighting for your renders, ProductionCrate has you covered! We’ve built out a huge collection of professional studio HDRI maps, all built with quality in mind. Our environment maps are up […]

Water Swell SFX

Stylized, magical, dreamlike and unique, these new Water Swell Sound Effects are a must-have for your audio armory. We used them recently in our Water Bending VFX Tutorial There are over 20 in total, Pro Users can download the entire collection here These are wonderful for sound designing your motion graphics projects or adding some […]

Monthly Crate Update & January 2019 Contest

What an awesome month! We announce the final winner of 2018 and the last trophy we are going to give out. Check out all the awesome content and the new 2019 contest below. Enter the Contest Here Find the Water Swell Sound FX Here See all of our New Years VFX Find the new Money […]

How to add realistic camera shake in After Effects – Crate’s Camera Shake

Download Crate’s Camera Shake script here (Available for Pro Members) There’s something unnatural about the well-known wiggle expression. It’s fair to say that this sort of shake is too perfect. If you watch over a hand-held video recording, you’ll be quick to notice the immense differences between handheld footage and the go-to wiggle expression. While the […]

Interview with Nathan Dodson – Tutvid

Click here to visit Tutvid’s YouTube channel.   Nathan, dude, 773k subscribers?! Every time I check your channel it’s grown immensely, 1 Million is around the corner! What’s something that’s worked well and something that hasn’t for growing TutVid? I went through a period of about 6 years where I grew very complacent with the […]

Download 4K Flag Backgrounds and Assets

Download 4K Flag backgrounds here We’re giving you the chance to download one of our dozens of premium waving flag videos. What makes this footage special, is not only is it 4K, but it loops! This means you can have the footage repeat itself without any visible jumping cuts or fades, giving the possibility to […]