How to Split Screen in Final Cut Pro

Here are 4 ways you can make split screens in Final Cut Pro to get that professional look without paying for extra plugins. Split screens are a fantastic way to show off a product, conduct an interview or just add some extra flair to your footage. In this video I’ll share several different ways to […]

Meet Dan Veaner a.k.a. Harp Like A Man

Our Video Producer, Dustin, discovered Dan Veaner’s YouTube channel and raved at the full range of talents on display. Dustin said, “Check out one of our customers. I don’t think he used our products for this video but it’s too awesome not to share! He is quite prolific!” Dan taught himself to play the Celtic […]

Black Friday 2020 Sale

Our Black Friday Sale begins today until November 30, 2020! 20% OFF everything on our website! Are all Stupid Raisins plugins really on sale? You know it! 7-DAY SALE!? Yesh. Now treat yo’self! Get all the plug-ins you’ve always wanted to score! Off you go, kids! Happy shopping, er, editing! Dylan

Un-Celebrate National Raisin Day & Win A Free FCPX Plugin!

Thursday is National Raisin Day. Barf!  Most use it as a day to celebrate the vile and despicable raisin but I’m going to use it to spread the truth about the grape wannabe and its evils.  To raisin awareness of how horrible raisins are, I’m organizing a contest of the worst raisin jokes! If you […]

Finally! Watch this free video to learn how Emoji Pop gives you an unfair advantage with FCPX Animated Emojis … Guaranteed!

Emoji Pop

My wife laughs about my early “love letters” to her. I’ve never been much of one for handwriting – mine is atrocious. I’d write her little letters while we were engaged and she lived about an hour away. C’mon, it was romantic. At least, the thought was. The execution? A bit rough. I didn’t have […]

Callout Parts of Your Video Quickly & Easily with Callout Pop

“Callout Pop” is a new FCPX plug-in released from Stupid Raisins, creators of the popular Story Pop and Logo Pop. With this new release, owner Dylan Higginbotham hopes to allow editors an easy way to bump up their production value. “Video has become a major way for individuals and companies to promote their services and […]

Set Your Sights on Binocular and Scope for FCPX

Have you ever seen that cool binocular effect in a video and wondered how the editor managed to pull it off? Check out this clip from the movie Ronin to see what I’m talking about: From binoculars to periscopes to high-powered night vision sniper rifle scopes, adding a sleek scope effect to your video is […]

Amp Up Your Projects with Free Fade In Fade Out Transitions

Fade in, fade out…this is one of those plugins that does exactly what it says on the box. For free. This plugin is one of my many free fcp transitions here on Stupid Raisins. Fading in and out was one of the first transition effects ever used in filmmaking, and it’s just as effective today […]

Make Breathtaking Wedding Videos (and More) with Love Pop

Getting hitched or know someone who is? Get ready to make the most memorable day of your life even more memorable-er with Love Pop! If Cupid made wedding videos, he would use Love Pop—because the bride and groom deserve a video that looks as good as they do! In short, this plugin contains 25 animated […]

Capitalize on Awesome Animated Fonts with Alpha Pop

Turns out, creating custom animated fonts in FCPX is a lot harder than it looks. Well, it used to be before plugins like Alpha Pop. Gone are the days when you needed to hire a freelancer to create great animated text and numbers for your projects. Alpha Pop is a fcpx titles plugin that delivers […]