Adding a lower 3rd text overlay in Blender’s VSE

I’ve added a new tutorial to my on-going¬†Video Editing in Blender series – how to add and animate lower third and text overlays. I demonstrate two methods which have their own pros and cons: Using 3D text objects, and using the text effect strip directly within the VSE. Each has their own pros and cons Read More …

Import toon-shading compositing nodes

This is a quick tip to help you import an entire node tree, render settings, camera and lighting into your existing .blend file so you can render toon shaded images with my presets.

Drawing the Stark Children

This video shows my light table technique taking an initial pencil sketch through to finished inks. The subject is the surviving Stark Children from Game of Thrones. 

Video Editing using the Blender VSE

This tutorial will teach you how to use Blender as a video editing application. I’ve provided a simple Python script which will remap your keyboard shortcuts so that your favourite techniques from Final Cut Pro 7.0 or Premiere will now work using the Blender VSE. Download the Python script here: