Category: Adobe application

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

Digital vs print: are the days of printed materials numbered?

It’s not that long ago that the majority of information – technical documentation, reports, brochures, books – was produced in…

Why learn Photoshop?

Picture the scene: you’re sat at your desk, ready to get to grips with Photoshop, but you have no idea…

Why learn InDesign?

You may have opened InDesign, been overwhelmed by the vast array of tools and options available, and so closed it.…

Why attend Adobe Creative training at Armada?

When looking for a course in an Adobe creative app did you Google, for example, “InDesign training” or “Premiere Pro…