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Blog – What’s new in SketchUp 2020?

In January 2020 – six months shy of its 20th anniversary, SketchUp 2020 was released. Trimble proclaimed on their website…

Premiere Pro tips… putting in place an optimum lighting setup

Whatever you’re filming, from a simple interview to a feature film, lighting is hugely important to getting good quality footage…

Premiere Pro tips… Adding or altering timecode

A cheap and cheerful way of creating a multi-camera sequence in Premiere Pro is to use cameras such as mobile…

Training on furlough – up-skill while you’re not working

Employees placed on furlough due to the COVID-19 pandemic can undertake training – in-class or online – while on leave.…

After Effects tips… Creating light streaks

Light streaks have been popular for years. They make your motion graphics stand out from the crowd: Making them is…

What should I expect attending training in-class?

Attending a training course can be a pretty daunting experience. For many of our delegates, it has been a long…

After Effects tips… 20 essential shortcuts in After Effects 2020

There are many shortcuts in After Effects, and they can save you a lot of time. Here’s 20 shortcuts to…

What’s new in Revit 2021?

In March 2020, Autodesk released the latest version of its powerful BIM software for architects, structural engineers and MEP engineers,…

Premiere Pro tips… Inspecting and altering audio channels

One way to really improve your audio when recording interviews is to use a microphone. Clip-on wired microphones giving decent…

Meet the team… Matt Gurney

Hi, I’m Matt and I’m part of the back office team at Armada HQ in Bromsgrove. I’ve been here since…

What to expect from online training with Armada

Online learning has been around for many years now in different guises, but the recent Covid-19 pandemic has brought it…

After Effects tips… Creating handwritten text

Here’s a short After Effects tutorial showing how I create the handwritten text effect. To follow this tutorial, you’ll need…