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5 WEDDING VIDEO EDITING SERVICES REVIEW


Are you searching for efficient but not expensive wedding video editing services? The popularity of wedding videography is growing every day. More and more couples are hiring photographers and videographers to capture the happiest moments of their Big Day.

As a result, there is a demand for outsourcing wedding video editing companies. In this review, we’ll talk about 5 different platforms that offer services for busy wedding videographers.

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1. Fixthephoto

Price: The minimum cost is $89.

Services: Basic Level and Additional Services (Every Next 30 Min + 60$, Up to 50 Photos Adding + 50$, Animated Text/Titles Adding +50$).

Average turnaround: Individually discussed.

FixThePhoto is a professional video editing service for beginners and experts who don’t have time for post production. A friendly team of photo and video editing specialists efficiently performs a wide variety of manipulations with any raw clips.

FixThePhoto is a reliable wedding video editing service that guarantees excellent results at affordable prices and fast. They accept any type of file for video editing. You can shoot with any device including camcorders, DSLRs, tablets, smartphones, etc.

If you want to add a soundtrack to the footage, you can send your audio or entrust FixThePhoto professionals to select the right music. They have a huge archive of audio files that are copyright free. The team will stabilize your wedding videos, enhance colors and adjust them according to your style and modern trends. You can also order adding transitions and titles to your footage.

Fixthephoto has been in this industry for over 15 years. Experienced specialists monitor the development of modern techniques and methods of video editing and use them in their workflow.

They provide an excellent discount system for customers. You can save from 15% to 30% when ordering wedding video editing for more than $1500.00 - $3000.00.

2. WedCuts

Price: Price starts from $189, FREE Quote round the clock.

Services: Highlight, Feature, Full Length.

Average turnaround: From 1 week to 15 days.

This video editing team can improve video in various styles from classic clips to specialized projects such as cinematic storytelling or documentary. All specialists have been working in this field for more than five years. The studio has over half a thousand professionally-edited videos.

Despite the experience and good results, we believe that the service is overvalued and the price is very high. For this type of standard wedding video editing, it took too much time to complete the order.

3. ViddEdit

Price: Starts from $80, they require 25% prepayment of the total cost.

Services: Newlyweds, re-edit existing videos, wedding Filmmaking.

Average turnaround: About 30 days.

This video editing company has vast experience in working with various projects. The only but the biggest minus is the time they spend to complete your order.

ViddEdit’s services are too expensive for such a long turnaround. They hear your wishes, take into account your personal style and all preferences to produce average quality videos.

4. VideoCaddy

Price: You pay $12 per hour for basic video editing.

Services: All types of video editing.

Average turnaround: From 10 days up to 30 days.

This service belongs to the Flatworld Solutions network of websites. Cheap but not high quality. The employees of the VideoCaddy team, despite their experience in editing a wedding video, continue to develop their skills and expand their knowledge. You can be sure of their ability to cope with any tasks but not in the best way.

5. WeddingWorkflow

Price: Min price is $351. You have to pay 50% as the prepayment for the digital file. Sending a hard-drive by mail will cost $20.

Services: Short and full-length videos.

Average turnaround: From 10 days up to 30 days.

WeddingWorkflow is considered to be one of the most expensive video editing services. The team includes cinematographers, video editing specialists, and production managers.

Their wedding video editing workflow is not long and the results are great if the price doesn’t scare you.

Reasons to Address Online Wedding Video Editing Services

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If you still doubt the need to use online wedding video editing services, we suggest you check some reasons why it can be a smart decision.

Affordable

We’d like to note that hiring an editor or videographer will be more expensive than entrusting video editing to online services. An average wedding video editing price is lower as the manipulations are less expensive. Since the company specializes only in online video editing, it is quite cost-effective.

Out of the Box

Professionals can easily cope with editing wedding videos and make your footage perfectly balanced and eye-catching. An experienced team will use their knowledge, creative techniques and unique ideas to make your videos look breathtaking.

Can Use Any Footage

Modern technology allows you to record great wedding videos even without a professional videographer. You can save a lot of money if you capture everything yourself.

If you have footage shot by your friends or relatives with a GoPro, smartphone or other device, you can still get great videos. Send your materials to pro video editing firms and you will be pleasantly surprised with the results.

Fast Turnaround

As a rule, a draft version of the finished video is sent to customers in 2-3 days. Online wedding video editing takes less time than traditional footage editing services.

In this wedding video editing services review, you will definitely find a suitable option to get edited marriage clips in the shortest possible time. If you have a rush order, you can additionally discuss the deadlines.

Customizable Packages

A video editor, who will work on your footage will learn all the details, your requirements, and preferences. Therefore, you can be sure that you will get what you want. Experts with extensive experience in video editing business will offer you their ideas and give professional advice.

Free Revisions

The opportunity to have free revisions will give you more confidence in the company. You will be satisfied with the final video. If you have any questions or requirements after viewing the draft videos, we will make all the adjustments very fast.

Thanks to excellent communication, you get what you need. You pay the full cost for wedding video editing only when you get the result you want.

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How to download YouTube videos safely


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You need a very good downloader to download YouTube video safely. Even though there are hundreds of such downloaders available, finding the right one can be little time-consuming and you may need to do some good research. The best downloader will have some definite advantage over the general downloaders which are available today. The following factors are very important in choosing a downloader which will help you to download you Tube video safely.

Speed up the downloader

Speed of the downloader is very important. There are some downloaders which are very sluggish and they need few hours to download a simple video. You cannot wait hours for the downloader to download a video. You need a downloader which will download your videos with a fast speed. There are some YouTube video downloader apps which will download a two-hour full HD video in just four minutes. Such fast downloaders use the multithread technology and as a result of that you get the benefit of getting your video within few seconds.

Supports any format

Find a video downloader that will allow you to download You Tube videos in any format. Which should download the videos in MP4, WebM, 3GP, FLV formats. You should also be able to save any YouTube music as MP3 files. Such a downloader should be able to rip web links to AVI, MKV, WMV, iPhone, PSP, Android, phones, etc.

Save several videos at once

Your downloader should allow you to save several videos at once. There are many downloaders which does not allow this feature. Would you like to keep downloading videos one by one doing everything manually? Definitely not. You need a downloader which will help you to save time by saving several videos at once as you want.

Original quality

Just make sure that the downloader you are using preserves the original quality of the videos. If you get a low quality video that you cannot use or which is very much pixilated, what is the use of downloading the video? It is just a waste of your time and Internet. You need a downloader which will preserve the original quality. Some of the downloaders may even help you to improve the quality by allowing you to download in a higher resolution. It is also important that your downloader allows you to download 4k and full HD videos. With time, the quality of the videos in you Tube and other sites are increasing and so you downloader should be able to handle the latest type of videos and download it for you within a short time. Find a downloader that supports different qualities such as 4K, 1440p, 1080p, 720p, 480p, 360p, 240p, 180p.

Ability to limit download speed

It is important for people with slow Internet connection to limit the download speed. However, most of the downloaders are not sophisticated enough to allow such ability to limit download speed. However, there are some very good downloaders available which will allow you to limit download speed according to your wish. Choose a downloader which has this facility.

Ability to download from different sites

There are some downloaders which will allow you to download videos only from a few sites. On the other hand there are downloaders which will help you to download such videos from 10,000 sites. Which one will you choose? You should be able to capture online videos easily from YouTube, Facebook, Vimeo, Dailymotion, Twitch, LiveLeak, Veoh, local and adult sites.

Freemake Video Downloader is a downloader that have all the above mentioned features. It lets you download YouTube videos and 10,000 other sites; save videos, playlists, channels in HD, MP4, MP3, AVI, 3GP, FLV, etc. It is absolutely free. Download it here

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The Effect of Color | PBS Off Book

The Effect of Color | PBS Off Book


Off Book is a bi-weekly web series from PBS that explores cutting edge art, the artists that make it, and the people that share it online. Episodes have ranged from web design to viral video to steampunk culture, and their latest entry into the series is all about color.

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In The Effect of Color, we hear from a handful of color experts about the powerful impact that color has in our everyday lives.

 

Color is one of the fundamental elements of our existence, and defines our world in such deep ways that its effects are nearly imperceptible. It intersects the worlds of art, psychology, culture, and more, creating meaning and influencing behavior every step of the way. Most fascinating are the choices we make, both subconsciously and consciously, to use color to impact each other and reflect our internal states. Whether in the micro-sense with the choice of an article of clothing, or the macro-sense where cultures on the whole embrace color trends at the scale of decades, color is a signifier of our motives and deepest feelings.

 

You can find more fascinating Off Book episodes on their YouTube channel.

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A Colorful & Tactile Magazine Cover for a True Hands-on Experience

A Colorful & Tactile Magazine Cover for a True Hands-on Experience


Can you remember a time when people used to write letters—by hand! Or, read books made of paper, glue and ink? As our increasingly digital world seems to be moving farther and farther away from traditional print media, companies like Paperlux step in to remind us that nothing can replace the touch, smell, weight, and color of a real hold-it-in-your-hands magazine.

Today's article is presented by the leading magazine and glossy booklet printing company, Next Day Flyers. Check them out for fast turnarounds and amazing prices.

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When the graphic design magazine Novum commissioned Paperlux to come up with an innovative magazine cover, the creative juices kicked into overdrive and the result is truly something spectacular to see and feel.

Paperlux, a design studio based in Hamburg, Germany, was seeking a way to focus on the palpable nature of paper. The result was a very tactile approach as a way to draw people to a colorful product sporting a geometric design that makes you ache to just reach out and feel it for yourself.

Geodesic sphere at Epcot Center in Walt Disney World (left - source)

The design was fashioned after what is called a geodesic dome (source). Although the magazine represents a much flatter version of the dome, it still has the texture and look of the real thing.

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Seamless Lite New Features: Custom Shapes & Shape Galleries (How-To)

Seamless Lite New Features: Custom Shapes & Shape Galleries (How-To)


COLOURlovers spend countless hours creating amazing Patten Templates using Seamless Lite. Today, we are happy to announce some amazing new feature updates to the in-site seamless pattern design process.

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Along with the new features, Seamless Lite has been given some big love and a smoother, speedier designing experience should be noticeable.

How-To: Custom Shapes + Shape Gallery from COLOURlovers on Vimeo.

How-To: Custom Shapes + Shape Gallery

"Save as Shape" Tool

You can now save individual elements using the newly installed “Save as Shape” tool. This will allow you to keep those wonderfully complicated design elements you have been creating for a single Pattern Template. Only NOW, you can re-use those awesome pieces in any number of Pattern Template variation by using, “My Shapes” located in your Shapes Library on Seamless Lite (when you are logged in).

 

 How To Use "Save as Shape"

In Seamless Lite, create a shape from multiple shapes using the preexisting shapes in the Shape Library. Select all layers that make up this custom shape. No need to group these either, when you save the shape as a single element it will automatically group it and give it the name you give your shape upon saving,

Select your shape layers and click, Save as Shape" in the layer tools area. 

Preview your shape element, give it a title, description if you want, tags and then Save Shape.

That simple! At this point, shapes cannot be shared with one another (unless you do that privately - it's your choice).

Shape Galleries: A Place to Show Off  Your Abilities!

A new gallery for all of your custom shapes, will be added to your profile page the moment you create and save your first shape with the "Save as Shape" tool.

 

Gallery element for your Shapes (above)

Gallery view of your shapes allows the same filter-view options as other creations on the site.

Each shape has its own information page just like the other creations on CLCOLOURlover.com. Everyone has the ability to LOVE, FAVE and SHARE this shape made by you! Additionally, you have the ability to download the .SVG file, located under the, made "with Seamless Lite" link and DELETE or EDIT the shape profile under the OPTIONS drop-down.

Shapes will also stream on to the homepage of COLOURlovers.com as they are being created. So let's see what you got?!

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32 Minutes of the Most Colorful & Inspiring Videos
The Colorful Work of Norman McLarren

The Colorful Work of Norman McLarren


One of the many wonderful recommendations made in the COLOURlovers forum topic, Animation, lead by liddle_r, is the work of sound animator and film director Norman McLarren.

Some of his earliest experimental work included washing then painting and scratching on used film stock, as he did not have access to proper filming equipment. That was just the beginning of McLaren's career. His innovation and experimentation won him many awards over the years, including an Academy Award in the Best Documentary, Short Subjects category for his film Neighbours (1952), as well as other awards at the Canadian Film Awards, Cannes and the Berlin International Film Festival. His experiments in animation and sound created many new techniques that have shaped what we know as film and animation today.


Synchromy (1971)

National Film Board of Canada: Here are pyrotechnics of the keyboard, but with only a camera to "play the tune." To make this film, Norman McLaren employed novel optical techniques to compose the piano rhythms of the sound track. These he then moved, in multicolor, onto the picture area of the screen so that, in effect, you see what you hear. It is synchronization of image and sound in the truest sense of the word.


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Colorful Holiday Ads from Around the World

Colorful Holiday Ads from Around the World


Even though a red and green can give an ad that instant Christmas association not all agencies stick with the traditional color palette when it comes to holiday advertising. Some choose a variation, that often includes at least a red or a green, but not always, some create a completely new new holiday palette and only use familiar elements to let you know that it's a holiday advertisement.
Here are few colorful holiday print and video ads, and their color palettes.

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Eclectic Color Roundup: Videos

Eclectic Color Roundup: Videos


Music & Color

Brad Laner - Eyes Close by Josh Laner


From the album "Natural Selections" available from Hometapes home-tapes.com/​Hometapes/​HAUS_HT031.html | Video by Josh Laner. Dedicated to Dad.

Light Drive by Kim Pimmel


Lighting: Kim Pimmel | Sound: Tron Legacy trailers

Stop motion form and colour, using light painting techniques.

I've been interested in taking my Light Study photo series and evolving them into motion pieces. So I edited together those stop motion sequences, mashed up some audio from the Tron Legacy trailers, and out came Light Drive.

To control the lights, I used an Arduino controlled via bluetooth to drive a stepper motor. The stepper motor controls the movements of the lights remotely from Processing. The light sources include cold cathode case lights, EL wire, lasers and more.

Just Colour by Jesper Kirkeby Brevik


Notcot | Alessandro Loschiavo Design

A visualization of an orchestral piece, using just colour to convey the unique character and aesthetic feeling of the different instruments in use. The musical track I have chosen is The Sound of Magic, composed by DJ Dreamland. For furter information on the film, visit the blog site just-colour.blogspot.com

Words & Thoughts

Richard Feynman Talks About Light


Via the COLOURlovers Forum

Words and Thoughts in RGB

*This documentary has two serious factual errors: the visible spectrum wavelengths are between 400nm and 700nm, not 300-700nm, and blue is close to 430nm, not 700nm.


A mini-documentary about color. Narrated by Joana Vieira da Costa.

It won a number of awards - Ovarvideo 2005 Jury Prize, FEST 2006 Audience Award for Best Documentary, Tom De Video ACERT 2007 Best Documentary, Arouca Film Fest 2007 Best Documentary - and was present at a number of important events including the Vila do Conde International Short Film Festival 2006, Videoevento Turin 2005 and Jovens Criadores 2006.

Note: I had cut so many corners (in the making of this film) in fact, I am ashamed to admit, the documentary has two serious factual errors: the visible spectrum wavelengths are between 400nm and 700nm, not 300-700nm, and blue is close to 430nm, not 700nm. (more info in this blog post: asseptic.org/​blog/​823). That is fixed in the second version of the documentary, for which I don't have distribution rights. Contact Andar Filmes - andarfilmes.com - if you're interested.

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Making Sewing Hip

Making Sewing Hip


For this episode of local color we are traveling to Dallas Texas home of football, cowboys and cattle. Now, craft sewing and hip might not always be two terms you toss into the same conversation, but that may change when you meet Callie Work-Leary the under 30 owner of CityCraft – a Fabric Boutique and Sewing Lounge she hopes to build into the Crate & Barrel of the sewing world.

Hip Sewin' from Library

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Sewn_Up sew_pritzy

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