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Introducing Power Guides!

ONLY $5! BretFX Power Guides is a comprehensive set of custom guides, rulers with XY position data, adjustable density grid, center crops, film zones, and safe zones to visually assist in laying out text, graphics or animation in your FCPX project. Available now at https://bretfx.com/product/power-guides FEATURING: Rulers Utilize HD or 4k UHD rulers to adjust […]

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New $5 Effects!

This week we’ve launched a new category of $5 Effects.  Simpler, useful tools that might ordinarily be packaged as part of a larger set of effects for much more money.  But why pay for all the effects you don’t need when you can buy just what you need, when you need it, a la carte? […]

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New Plugin: Hang Tag

Introducing Hang Tag, a new FCPX plugin from BretFX. Easily create your own animated Hang Tags or choose from over 50 customizable design presets. You’re in control of the animation, text, shape, border, colors, texture, tint, stripe, string, background, background drop zone, object drop zone and logo drop zones. With 13 shapes, 31 background textures, 3 tag […]

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Outliner Updated to 1.1

BretFX Outliner has been updated to 1.1 with a new “distance” feature. You can now add distance between your outline and subject. Watch the video:   Outliner 1.1 is available for purchase immediately or a FREE UPDATE for past purchasers of Outliner. TO UPDATE, log into your account and choose Outliner 1.1 installer from the available downloads. […]

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Speech Bubble Developer Preview

A scattered, rambling look at the upcoming Speech Bubble & Cartoon FX plugin which includes a couple questions about a few issues for my developer friends out there.  Nine and a half minutes of your life you’ll never get back. I’d love to hear any ideas from both FCP X/Motion users and plugin developers.  Thanks!

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New Freebie: Outliner LITE

To accompany the launch of tutorials on BretFX.com, we’ve also launched the result of the tutorial as a new freebie plugin, Outliner LITE. Like it’s big brother, Outliner Lite is a fun, easy way to add an outline to any video, image or graphic that contains transparency. With the lite version of Outliner, you can […]

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BretFX.com Grand Opening 8/16!

I’m excited to announce the official launch of BretFX.com this Tuesday 8/16. I would love to hear your feedback and suggestions before the “Grand Opening.” The first free template is immediately available and the first two plugins will be on sale 50% off 8/16 through 8/18 at noon. The demo videos of the first 3 […]

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Speech Bubble & Cartoon Kit

Coming soon to BretFX.com!  Speech Bubble & Cartoon FX. A customizable, speech bubble plugin for FCP X. On screen controls adjust the size, position, and tail length. Other features include roundness, tail direction, border color, & bubble color. Turn on the cartoon fx to add adjustable halftone, outline, and posterization to the background. Turn on […]

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Clock Maker updated

(update 8/9/16: Thanks to the early adopters! Clock Maker will officially launch 8/16/16 with the Grand Opening. The current version should still be available in your account downloads.) Clock Maker and all it’s presets have been updated today 6/10/16.  A few bugs have been squashed and some new features have been added in the categories […]

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BretFX.com in testing

In the near future we hope to have things here little more nailed down and ready for an announced launch. In the meantime, if you’ve somehow stumbled across us here, you can expect a few changes along the way as we work out the kinks. Right now the site,  embedding demo videos and tutorials, and even product details are […]