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HitFilm Express

HitFilm Express

Free video editing software with professional-grade VFX tools and everything you need to make awesome content, films or gaming videos. Perfect for beginners, film students, gamers, YouTubers, or any creative without a budget.

Latest Blog Posts

New Release: Imerge Pro 2021.3

The Imerge team has been hard at work to bring you the next Imerge Pro release just in time for the end of summer. We’ve added 8 new effects, a new-and-improved effects menu, and new ‘effect stack’ presets to speed up your workflow. Keep reading to learn what’s new in Imerge 2021.3.

How to create realistic lens blur and depth in HitFilm

Want to level up the quality of your composites? While not usually the focus of the scene, the type of blur you use in your VFX work can make a huge difference in the overall realism of the shot. In this tutorial, Zach introduces you to the Lens Blur effect and explains how it can be used

How to create a freeze time effect

Inspired by the most iconic scene from The Matrix, the bullet time effect is the best way to capture the most intense action scenes! Today we’re using HitFilm Pro and its built-in Foundry Camera Tracker effect along with footage taken with CamTrackAR to show you how it can be done easily and on a low budget.

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How to color correct skin tones in any NLE

Learning how to color correct skin tones can be a difficult thing to master. Luckily, finding that ‘sweet spot’ is a lot easier than it seems and can be achieved in a few easy steps. In this article, we’ll show you how to color correct skin tones in any NLE.

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FXhome’s New Year’s Wrap-Up

2020 has been a challenging year for everyone, so we wanted to end it on a high note with a video featuring our amazing community! Together, we've accomplished an huge amount this year. Read on to find out about the lovely things that have happened within our community!

For our very last video of the year, we wanted to collaborate with our amazing community! 2020 has been a very challenging year for everyone, yet together, we’ve accomplished an incredible amount. To end things on a high note, we got to hear about the wonderful things our community has been able to do and create in the midst of it all.

Through the ups and downs of 2020, our team has been working very hard to bring out some awesome releases such as HitFilm 16 and our first-ever iOS app CamTrackAR. We’ve also updated Imerge and Ignite, seen your fantastic entries from the ‘Inside the Box’ and ‘SCARE US! In 20 seconds’ competitions. Our community has been reignited with an update to our forums and has expanded to a whopping size of over 5.8 million users! With your help through Pay-What-You-Want, we have raised over $210,000 for good causes and charities such as WWF, Doctors Without Borders, Make-A-Wish Foundation, and the Australian wildfires, just to name a few. 

To find out more about the amazing things our community has been up to, our hopes and wishes for 2021, and more, click here

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Hannah Odebode

Hannah Odebode

Hey! I'm Hannah, the intern! I'm the person that gets to answer all of your questions and respond to your lovely comments on our socials. I have a great love for all things thriller/horror-film related and my favorite film as of yet is Parasite. 😊
Hannah Odebode

Hannah Odebode

Hey! I'm Hannah, the intern! I'm the person that gets to answer all of your questions and respond to your lovely comments on our socials. I have a great love for all things thriller/horror-film related and my favorite film as of yet is Parasite. 😊