Effects Expert Downloads - Example Shots


To help you use the Effects Expert VFX app, a series of downloadable shot files are provided below. Click on one of these to download the .fxex shot file to Effects Expert on your iPad or MiniCine on your Mac.

Note: Some shots require you to add your own video content. The elements affected will display 'No Content'. Edit the element and 'Select' the video in your Photos library that you wish to use.



1. Demonstration Shots


1a Simple Composite Icon

1a. Simple Composite


An example of how to easily layer 2 elements using a matte image.




1b Dynamic Title Effect Icon


1b. Dynamic Title Effect


This shot demonstrates how a more complex operation can be built from a small number of nodes.



1c Classic Main Title Icon

1c. Classic Main Title


This shot demonstrates how a recognisable classic opening title can be built using 19 nodes and 15 key frames.
Sample assets, if you need them: MIDI sound track , Title Crawl Keynote , Title Crawl PDF



1d Motion Tracking Icon


1d. Motion Tracking


Demonstrates how to use the TRACK node to perform image stabilisation and a match-move.
Print the following file if you need tracker disks to assist motion tracking of objects: trackerMarkers.pdf


1e Hide Identity Icon

1e. Hide Identiity


This shot demonstrates how to use the FACE MASK node to pixelate or blur people's faces.
Sample assets, if you need them: Video with Faces





2. Format Transformations


2a Portrait Rotate Icon

2a. Portrait Rotate


Rotates a video shot in portrait orientation to fit a landscape output format.




2b Portrait Rotate & Fill Icon


2b. Portrait Rotate & Fill


Rotates a video shot in portrait orientation to fit a landscape output format and fills the surrounding image with an expanded blurred and lightened version of the video. A technique frequently used to show portrait iPhone footage on TV.





3. Titles


3a Opening Title Icon


3a. Opening Title


Superimposes static text titles onto an opening sequence background video.



3b News Style Caption Icon


3b. News Program Style Caption


Superimposes a caption with animated reveal and hide. The caption contains a custom logo, 2 lines of text and a key line.



3c TV Series Opening Title Icon


3c. TV Series Opening Title


This shot demonstrates how a popular style of opening title can be created with just 12 nodes. The TV series name and Episode title are zoomed, colour changed and then faded to reveal the underlying opening scene as the text fills the frame.




4. Image Processing


4a Colour Grade Icon


4a. Colour Grade


Adjusts colour and tone to match another shot.



4b Colour One Object Icon


4b. Colour Replacement


Retain colour in a selected object while rendering the remainder of the scene in monochrome.



4c Low Light Enhancement Icon


4c. Low Light Enhancement


Apply frame averaging to reduce noise in video shot in low light conditions.
Sample assets, if you need them: Low Light Video




5. Scene Transitions


5 Defocus Icon


5a. Defocus


Performs a defocus transition between elements.