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Content For Creators

Content For Creators

I share tips, tricks and resources with creative people on a budget. Tutorials, free softwares and online tools for creators and freelancers alike. Stay creative!


Have you heard of Youtube's new feature, Youtube Chapters?

6 Jun 2020 1 minute read 1 comment PierreL

Hello everyone! Here's another short post, this time about this new feature that Youtube is slowly implementing for all users: chapters. Basically, what this creates is something that, in my opinion, should have been around for years already. By addi...

Movie Magic: The match cut

17 May 2020 1 minute read 1 comment PierreL

Hello everyone! Here's a new movie magic video, with a new simple VFX/editing trick explanation for you guys. In the video below, a small ping pong ball is being "magically" replaced by a bigger ball, and then turned again into a ping pong ball.    ...

What 55 days of lockdown did to my productivity

11 May 2020 2 minute read 0 comments PierreL

March 16, 2020 President Emmanuel Macron announces that France will enter a nationwide lockdown starting on the 17th, for an unknown amount of time. I'm a former web developer starting as a freelance videographer, I have my first shoots planned later...

Star Wars Day: A little fun with VFX

4 May 2020 1 minute read 0 comments PierreL

Happy Star Wars Day everybody! To celebrate, and since it's my job and I've got nothing else to do these days anyway, I made a little video using some of that movie magic I enjoy so much.   This lockdown is the perfect opportunity for me to learn ne...

Filmmaking 101: Turning day into night

21 Apr 2020 1 minute read 0 comments PierreL

Hi all, It's been a while since I first shared a video editing trick here, and I've just started creating tutorials on my Youtube channel, so I figured I'd let the Publish0x community access this new content I'm creating as well! In the video down be...

Filmmaking 101: Seamless transitions

6 Mar 2020 1 minute read 0 comments PierreL

Hi all, Today I wanted to share a video trick with you, that's fairly easy to do and yet results in a pretty cool effect of seamless transition. Let's talk about this video:   This is a clip form a longer video that I'm working on at the moment, but...

Best free to use photo and video platforms to illustrate your content - Publish0xTutorials

4 Feb 2020 1 minute read 4 comments PierreL

So you want to write an article or make a video about your favorite topic but you're missing some images to illustrate what you're trying to explain? Look no further than this list of the best (according to me) websites providing you with free to use...

Leaving Google and Facebook behind: my list of private alternatives

29 Jan 2020 3 minute read 1 comment PierreL

January 28 was Data Privacy Day, and in honor of that, I decided to share the list of Google and Facebook alternatives I've switched to over the past couple years. This list is non-exhaustive, based on my user experiences and can be updated over time...