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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

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Abstract street photography of girl silhouette in front of red, white, and green striped lighting installation
Kirstie Tostevin

Locate your HitFilm Express add-ons

It feels like only yesterday that we released ‘Assemble’. The new HitFilm Express has given you loads of new features and effects, except this time there are 33 NEW add-on packs!

HitFilm Pro 8 update - HitFilm Pro logo over star field
Kirstie Tostevin

New Release: HitFilm 8

HitFilm Pro just got a huge update. “Another one?!” I hear you say. You bet! And this time, we’re focusing on motion graphics.

Just a quick recap for those of you who haven’t yet got HitFilm Pro: we now give you 12 months of FREE tools and features fresh from our developers. Since introducing this new licensing model, HitFilm Pro has grown to include 820+ effects & presets!

Ring light in dark room - HitFilm Pro 7 update
HitFilm Pro
Oli Thompson

New Release: HitFilm Pro 7

2D effects now have interactive graphical widgets.
Since November we’ve released a number of smaller update patches but the time has come for something big! Today we’ve kicked things into gear with the latest installment, HitFilm Pro 7.0.

2 million HitFilm users
Kirstie Tostevin

2.1 Million HitFilm Users

Over Christmas something amazing and unexpected happened: we smashed a milestone that came very prematurely. The HitFilm Community grew from 1 million users to an incredible 2.1 million users in less than a year.

Splinter Cell Matrix Digital effect
Simon Jones

Night vision effect tutorial (inspired by Splinter Cell)

So, you want the scoop on how to create awesome night-vision inspired shots from The Splinter Cell: Part 2? Well, look no further; HitFilm expert and VFX Supervisor Simon Jones shows you how to generate this awesome effect with HitFilm Pro.

Letter Press Workshop
HitFilm Pro
Oli Thompson

HitFilm 6.2 Update

It’s time for another update! This time we’re pleased to be making some more adjustments requested by the community.

Audio Waveform - HitFilm 6.1
Oli Thompson

HitFilm 6.1 Update

This update focuses on eliminating anything which the awesome HitFilm community noticed in the 6.0 release which could have been improved on.

HitFilm Pro 6 logo on dot matrix background
HitFilm Pro
Kirstie Tostevin

New Release: HitFilm Pro 6

The biggest release we’ve ever had! We’ve had a tough time keeping our poker faces in-check with this version, but this isn’t about us, this is about YOU and how your feedback and sense of community (all 1.8 million of you!) has driven this latest release to be the biggest it has ever been.

HitFilm Interface HitFilm Pro 2017.4
HitFilm Pro
Oli Thompson

HitFilm Pro 2017 Update #4

The most recent update for HitFilm Pro 2017 adds several new features, as well as a list of improvements and fixes. We’re constantly taking inspiration from our great community and this latest free update is sure to make your day.