Links to Resources for Video Production

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From training to sound effects, there are many websites with useful material, and some are free…

Training videos by Tom Antos – An ever increasing series of useful short videos on YouTube.

Declic Video FX – A French website that’s a must for users of Pinnacle Studio, AVID Studio, Hollywood FX, proDAD VitaScene 2, Heroglyph 4, Adorage, Mercalli 2, Mercalli 3, Defishr 1, proDRENALIN, Boris Graffiti FX and Blufftitler.

Media College – Free resources for film & digital media production.

Raindance – At the heart of independent film making since 1992.

Free Digital Photos – Download free and premium stock photos and illustrations.

Every Stock Photo – Most are free to use under specific conditions.

123RF – Over 20,000,000 stock photos that you can purchase.

Movie Tools – Free animated background animations, lower thirds and more.

Free FX – Over 450,000 free sound tracks, but you must credit them in your project.

Twisted Tracks – Royalty-free music and sound effects

Incompetech – Royalty-free music

Sound Jay – 3000+ free sound effects for download.

Ignite Motion – Download free motion backgrounds, free for commercial or personal use!

Total Talent – For extras, singers, dancers, models or actors.

Star Now – For actors, musicians, crew, dancers, make up artists, models, etc.

Other Video Clubs

Wimborne Minster Cine & Video Club

Weymouth Cine & Video Club

Frome Film & Video Makers

Teign Film Makers Club

IAC – The Film and Video Institute – The world of non-commercial film and A-V