Entries by David Blaker

Creating Earthbender VFX

Recently we’ve had a dig at creating one of our most epic shots in ProductionCrate history – Earthbending! We utilised the full range of FootageCrate content to help us achieve this destruction VFX. After building out the scene in 3ds Max, smoke bursts, shockwaves and debris elements from FootageCrate (which you can download here) brought […]

Download Nature and Leaf Video Transitions

Download HD Nature and Forest Transitions here ProductionCrate is here to offer you a collection of beautifully built transitions that bring an exciting twist to your editing. Each asset has been tuned to precisely match the vibrant colors from the real world. With multiple variations to choose from, you can use several of these at […]

Creating Bullet Impact VFX Assets (Download)

You can download these HD bullet impact effect here It’s been a while since we last added bullet impact effects to our FootageCrate VFX library, but this update has been worth the wait! 12 incredible new impact assets are a part of our latest collection, with 3 being completely free to download now. You can find […]

Download Ancient Temple Matte-Painting Assets

Download ancient temple matte-painting assets here We have uncovered a collection of ancient structure assets for your VFX and matte-painting projects. With several different lighting angles, such as overcast and sunny. These effects are built to match your footage without any hassle! All of our Free users can access these high-quality graphics, which all have […]

Destroy a Plane Wing with VFX!

In just two minutes, this quick video will take you through the steps we took to create an epic plane breakup shot! Whether you’re producing a disaster movie, or want to try to create your own CG viral video, now you’ll know where to start when creating these effects. The tools we used included 3ds […]

Crate’s Free Text Animator script for After Effects! (Download)

Download the Crate’s Text Animator script for After Effects here All ProductionCrate members can now download the exciting Text Animation script for free! This exciting addition to the range of tools gives you the power to create fun animations for your text – with a single click. With 25 hand-made presets to choose from, you’ll […]

Pro Showcase – Carlos Milite

Welcome to the Newsroom Carlos! What can you tell us about yourself and the work you do? I’ve been making short films since I was 14. I love what I’m doing and I do it with passion. My love for art is what keeps me going. I’m as fascinated as frightened by the world I […]

Crush a Car with VFX!

We’re taking you on a quick journey to explore how we created this awesome car-crush VFX shot! We’ll cover plenty of techniques in this mini-tutorial that will help you build your very own VFX shot from start to finish. We used 3ds Max and After Effects for this, however, we’ve ensured that you will be […]