Category Archives: Tutorials


QuickTip #59: Fast Musical Scoring for Motion Graphics with SmartSound Sonic Fire Pro

In this QuickTip, Aharon Rabinowitz shows you how he quickly generates a soundtrack for Motion Graphics, using Smartsound SonicFire Pro. This is a tool Aharon uses to score most of the videos created for Red Giant and many of his non RG projects.… Read more...


Red Giant Quicktip #56: Sketchy Stop-Motion Text Look

Inspired by a video he found on Vimeo, Aharon Rabinowitz shows you some quick tips and techniques for creating a sketchy stop motion look for text.



Red Giant QuickTip #53: Layer Sampling – Generate Particles Where and When You Want Them

In this Quicktip, Aharon Rabinowitz shows you how to control the way particles are emitted from a picture or text, when using a layer emitter. He’ll be exploring a feature called Layer Sampling.

Layer Sampling is a feature controls whether or not particles are revealed by a layer’s alpha channel, or, depending on the setting, if they are emitted at all.… Read more...


Red Giant QuickTip #50: From Torch to Plasma Fireball – Building new FX from a Red Giant People Preset

Something old, something new, something borrowed, something blue. In this QuickTip, Aharon Rabinowitz builds a beautiful blue Plasma Fireball effect with the help of a Torch preset created by Harry Frank for Red Giant People.


Get the FREE Plasma Fireball preset at Red Giant People:

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