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Grammar.  No, it's not the shrink from Cheers and Frasier.  That's Kelsey GRAMMER. Grammar is the backbone of a creative writer.  The single most powerful weapon in their arsenal. Why?  Because no amount of creativity can overcome lacking proper grammar. Want your script read past the first few pages?  Check your grammar.  Otherwise, you fall… Continue reading And now for a taste of Mandatory Fun

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10 Best Final Cut Pro X Tutorial and Training Websites

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10 Best Final Cut Pro X Tutorial and Training Websites

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From extensive FCPX training classes to active forums and weekly podcasts, we’ve rounded up the the best online FCPX tutorial and training resources for video editors. Pick up new FCPX tips, meet other pro editors and give back to the online post production community by sharing your own FCPX knowledge.

Be sure to check out the Premiumbeat blog, as we frequently update it with useful Final Cut Pro X tutorials and news. Our bloggers are all post production professionals whose post production knowledge comes from real-world experience. Among our popular FCPX posts is a list of free effects, filters and templates, as well as 10 handy color correction tutorials for FCPXSee all of our Final Cut Pro X tutorials here.

In no particular order, our list of 10 online resources for FCPX tutorials, tips…

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20 Sites To Learn Photoshop

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In this article, we are going to share 20 websites that offer great Photoshop tutorials for both beginners and intermediate users.

Most websites offer easy Photoshop tutorials for beginners and also some have more complex Photoshop tutorials for the intermediate user. You can also learn Photoshop and use Photoshop appropriately by going into forums and discussing it with other users.

Let’s start off with a handy website called This site offers multiples samples of Photoshop images. These samples are normally used as templates or as an inspiration for designing your own masterpiece. The templates cover everything from name cards to blog designs. Freebies such as Photoshop brushes and custom shapes are also available.

Abduzeedo is a website where there is a handy collection of tutorials and visual inspirations. Tutorials range from the beginner’s designing to much more complex currency designing. It also offers a wide variety of…

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