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Claquette review: Mac app makes it easy to be a video star

Claquette is a great app for making screencasts or videos in front of your Mac.

After Effects CC review: Adobe hits a home run

New features in After Effects CC such as a live 3D workflow with Cinema 4D Lite, now included with Creative Cloud, give motion-graphics artists and compositors much-needed integration with true 3D object animation.

Review: Adobe Premiere Pro CC moves to the cloud

Nothing about Premiere Pro CC screams "gotta have it," with the possible exception of the new closed-captioning capabilities, but Adobe certainly checked several things off of the request list. And if it has fully embraced the cloud, additional tweaks should be appearing frequently.

How to extract audio from movie files

You have a movie that includes a great soundtrack that you'd like to burn to CD. How to? Chris Breen explains.

Adobe releases Creative Cloud into the wild

Adobe's massive experiment in subscription software begins now with the release of Creative Cloud.

How to correct colors in Final Cut Pro X

Why color-correct your shots? Here are common reasons, plus some tips.

Review: ScreenFlow 4 a great but quirky video capture and edit tool

ScreenFlow remains a terrific (though occasionally quirky) video capture and editing application.

Blurring objects you want to hide in iMovie '11

Need to mask out a license plate, street address, or statue's naughty bits in iMovie '11? Chris Breen shows you how.

Premiere Pro leads Adobe's video software in Creative Cloud

Adobe's latest versions of Premiere Pro and After Effects bring video enhancements to its new software subscription package.

How to use auditions in Final Cut Pro X

Final Cut Pro X’s audition feature makes it fast, easy, and downright fun to try out different creative options for your edit.