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Making videos used to be really expensive. Now you get to use HitFilm Express, our visual effects and video editing software, completely free.

In our first tutorial we show just how easy it is to create Iron Man's iconic heads-up display using entirely free software.

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Want to make something quick and easy? No problem. Want to dig in and make something that'll really turn some heads? You can do that, too.

In this tutorial we reveal how you can design your own futuristic UI visuals from scratch. We're even giving away all of our Iron Man HUD elements free to download.

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Great visual effects start with the script and the shoot. That's why we focus as much on practical filmmaking as digital tricks.

Filming the HUD required very specific lighting and framing. It's the invisible details that make shots come to life. Check it out in our behind-the-scenes video.

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