Larry’s Recommended Websites

Recommended Websites

The Inside Tips – Free weekly newsletters covering: Apple Final Cut Pro X, Apple Motion, Adobe Premiere Pro, Codecs & Media, Visual Effects and Random Media Weirdness. Written by Larry Jordan.

Art of the Guillotine – This is a great site on editing, regardless of what software you use.

Creative Cow – This site covers virtually every known creative tool. Worth visiting on a regular basis.

EditStock – Providing sample scenes and footage you can use to practice your edits.

FCP.CO – A newer web resource covering Final Cut Pro.

FilmIndependent – Non-profit arts organization that supports independent film and filmmakers.

Indiewire – Movie news, reviews, union developments, and industry gossip. – Everything you never knew you never knew about Final Cut. Legacy postings, but lots of history here.

L.A. Creative Pro User Group – Everything you ever wanted to know about everything in post. Excellent forums.

L. A. Post-Production Group – This user group covers all of post-production, without being tied to any specific software or hardware. – All-in-one video & filmmakers platform.

NoFilmSchool – Stories that make us better filmmakers — no film school required. – Free images and video for projects and posts.

Philip Hodgetts Blog – Probably the most insightful blog on the post-production industry.

Post Magazine – A weekly magazine covering the entire post-production industry. – Interesting interviews with filmmakers who matter. Edited by Randi Altman. – Covering video production, filmmaking, video editing, post production & music. – High-quality, royalty-free music that you can adjust for mix and duration.

2 Reel Guys – The art of making a film, without going to film school.

Total Media Tracks – A new website devoted to helping media pros license quality music. Started in 2017 by folks with decades of music and licensing experience.