Whether you’re filming a dry corporate event, an exciting music gig, or anything in between, get the best out of your footage by trying some of our 5 Amazing Assets for Engaging Event Video.
Are you filming an award
ceremony, charity auction or something equally glamorous? Blow your client
away with these Luxury Event Titles for Adobe After Effects. Gorgeous gold
thread effects will highlight your messages while keeping the overall look subtle
and full of class.
2. Event Promo
Try this simple After Effects promo template to give an
overview of your event in a visually interesting, stylish way. Great as use for
a tease or as an after-event ‘highlights’ template until you’ve finished your
For a modern, funky event promo, try adding these Minimal
Glitch Titles. We sometimes associate glitch with retro, film styles but these
are contemporary, bright and creative. Sound effects are included with this
For those slower-paced events like company talks and conferences,
try Minimal Event for After Effects. This template manages to be corporate
whilst, importantly, not being boring. There’s a video tutorial included to
help you use this download.
Fast-paced, exciting and cinematic, the Exceptional Parallax
Slideshow would work great to promote those events that have an element of fun and
anticipation. You won’t need plugins to use this template, and it’s well-organised,
meaning it’ll be quick and easy to get started.
Each asset here is
Elements, where you can download
unlimited resources for a monthly subscription.
Tuts+ Tips for Event Video
- Avoid autofocus
when the light is low, or it will pulse in and out to try and find your subject
every time they move. Learn
how to manually focus effectively.
- Don’t wing it.
Sometimes you won’t have a choice, but control the things you can, like visiting
the venue prior to the event, getting a running order and making sure you leave
plenty of time to get to where you need to be.
it comes to editing, how you put together your piece will determine how it’s received.
Even if you’re shooting a (dull) conference, tell a story and try to engage the
- Take spares of
everything it’s possible to have spares for! At an event you generally only get
one shot at getting it right, so give yourself the best chance of doing a great
- If your event has
sound, then try and tap into the PA. If this isn’t possible, make sure you invest
in a good microphone setup and put it as close to the audio source as