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Fly With Josh Connolly – Or Fall – See how its done – Get a stand up desk – Film Riot Episode

Josh Connolly FlyingMake Yourself Fly or Fall

Wanna see Josh fly?! Well he might need some help but Ryan shows you how to make it look convincing anyway. Check out this episode of Film Riot to see how to make this happen. Send us your videos using this technique and we’ll publish it here and help you get more views.

Ryan makes some mistakes, but unless you are watching every frame like some loser, you’ll enjoy this effect and the instructions on how to pull it off. It’s a fairly simple technique and any beginning filmmaker should be able to accomplish it.

Next Ryan discusses something familiar to anyone who’s ever edited a project. Time in front of the computer can be damaging to your body. Ryan did some research on it and has come to a new conclusion. Check it out in this episode.


Create Fire in After Effects with help from Film Riot

Flame Thrower

Flame Thrower

Great episode from Film Riot on using flame assets to create a flame thrower effect using a squirt gun. I for one can’t wait to use some of these tips to better my productions. Have fun and don’t get burned. Don’t forget to send my your projects including this effect. I’ll help promote your videos!


After Effects and Post Production

Nashville Film Institute LogoI’ll be teaching After Effects and Post Production next week at the Nashville Film Institute. You should check this school out if you are planning to go to an arts school or one for Filmmaking in the South.


Adobe After Effects Rotobrush & DIY Hanging Light Kit – Awesome Directors Project – Indy Mogul

Dive into After Effects! No really, dive in. It won’t hurt!

Check out this awesome directors project director share some insights on AE and lights as well as a peak at his film. Plus he’s kinda kooky which makes him entertaining 🙂


Skydiving With Visual Effects – Film Riot

Ryan puts together another great set of tutorials along with some great skits that will have you scratching your head. I’m consistently impressed at his work ethic and ability to come up with all these concepts weekly. Make your friends skydive with this great episode from Film Riot. If you use some of these techniques, make sure to send us a link to your Youtube and we’ll help you get the word out.

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