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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…

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…

Back to the Future – Simplified Technical English

For many years I’ve regarded Simplified Technical English as an outdated legacy from the Aerospace industry. But that opinion has…

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…

Premiere Pro tips… Great kit for filming on a budget

A question I’m asked frequently is “What equipment should I buy for filming?” Given that most briefs are very similar…

Meet the team… Lyndsay Mann

Hi, I’m Lyndsay, I’m 32 and I work at Armada’s Bromsgrove office, as the Sales and Marketing Administrator. It’s was…

Seven things to consider when developing content for a new website

If you’ve never made a website before, it can seem a little daunting figuring out how to move forwards and…

Blog – What’s new in AutoCAD 2021?

Towards the end of March 2020, we saw the public unveiling of the new AutoCAD 2021. In this blog, we…

Review of Adobe RoboHelp 2019

In August 2018, Adobe released RoboHelp 2019. This was the 22nd major release of the popular Help Authoring Tool in…

What is BIM and why should I embrace it?

Construction projects are becoming more complex and demanding. There are many reasons for this: The industry has seen rapid technological advances…