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  • DasCalver
    DasCalver Posts: 18 Just Starting Out
    I am often making little animations for YouTubers. Like Audio Animations and Intros.
    Anybody wants to create some awesome Atomic Particle reactions and epic intros with me?
    Just add me on skype: changoroo
  • Hi guys, just lunched a new series:
    Clones In conflict
    science has proven that if you subscribe, like, and comment, you will feel healthier!
    made with just one actor. ME!
    and a camera man...
    no green screening at all btw...
  • eriseD
    eriseD Posts: 1

    It's worth asking at your local Surplus store if you can rent. For a recent production we rented some uniform, handcuffs and more. The guy was also willing to rent us prop guns. All of that was at a very reasonable rate, and rented for a whole week. You have to bring it back in good condition (so fake blood is out of the question) but it does give you access to a lot more variety than you can have if you buy everything.

     

    Best thing is to buy toy guns that look reasonably real and paint them black, Army gear you can get at surplus, camping and fishing and army disposal type of stores.
  • HenryGill
    HenryGill Posts: 36
    Here's a short I made for Filmriots Hitfilm Challenge! :) Took 6 hours to film, edit and add visual effects too (except the second to last shot, which was mostly recycled from an old project)
    Used the bulge effect for a shock wave, but found the radius was limited to about 1000 pixels (don't quote me on that figure). Would be nice to have that maximum radius expanded some time in the future so that the effect can be used right up to the edge of the screen...
    Anyway, here's the link: Enjoy!
    http://youtu.be/AQZF2E67MYI
  • Suro
    Suro Posts: 26
    edited June 2013
    I shot this last year when I was visiting California once again.
    A buddy of mine is a stuntman and because of that I could do some crazy fighting stuff.
    Enjoy!
    http://youtu.be/jFHK1r04Oas
    (Nothing of it was done in Hitfilm, sadly. Because I didn't use it last year :/ )
    Edit:
    I just noticed it got featured! Thanks guys :D
  • Stop Motion Animated Star Wars Music Video! Animated by myself and a few other collaborators. 

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NhoqI8i6vvA
  • Eigenstate
    Eigenstate Posts: 24
    edited July 2013
    http://youtu.be/e1WlFfXo0lc
    this film is my first one, It is a hybrid of reality tv and music video. In this scene the troubled young man has been experimenting with hallucinogens and hears his fathers voice berating him, Which leads into a drug induced experience with death.....I would like to put this film into film festivals.....thoughts???...input???
    all special effects were created with Hitfilm 2 Ultimate.
    Moderate language warning!!!!
  • Gos2011
    Gos2011 Posts: 1
    What is a production diary
  • SimonKJones
    SimonKJones Posts: 4,448 Enthusiast
    It's a diary chronicling the production of a film.
  • KirstieT
    KirstieT Posts: 1,089 Staff
    Stop Motion Animated Star Wars Music Video! Animated by myself and a few other collaborators.
     


    It must be an obsession with Lego, but I really love your project Morley! It's flawlessly done and great fun to watch :)

  • Suro
    Suro Posts: 26
    Again, no time to actually do a BIG project.
    So instead I did something with a Tardis!
    http://youtu.be/6sq1vZckmQ4
    Again, nothing done in Hitfilm (all done in Cinema4D, with post in AE).
    Although that color grading, masking and grain adding can be done in Hitfilm as well. :D
  • jsljustin
    jsljustin Posts: 72
    edited April 2014
    Hi guys,
    I've been working on a couple of music videos lately... nothing earth shattering or mind blowing I guess, but we have fun filming and editing these videos, and I even convinced our bass player, who was using Nero to do the third music video to try Hitfilm express and he is (I think) as convinced as me that it is the way to go for film editing and effects..
    Hopefully will share them soon.
    Cheers
    Justin
    Ok - edit - I finished one tonight. Hope you like. I'm no directorial or cinematic genius, but I like the music. Hope you do too.
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8fuiOOZx9pU
  • HenryGill
    HenryGill Posts: 36
    So decided to give the Vegas Movie Studio integration a go, but found it wasn't particularly practical when colour correcting every shot in Hitfilm; every time you 'add a hitfilm effect' to a clip then it relaunches Hitfilm, rather than just creating a new composite shot in the already open software. Will probably just do the full edit in Hitfilm next time. Also found that the colour correction wheels proved more handy in adjusting the overall brightness/contrast than the levels histogram simply due to being able to control highlights/midtones/shadows independently.
    Anyway, here's the final result: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LEvw0V-fwZU