Make the Cut  with NewBlueFX  and Adobe

Amp up your Make the Cut contest submission with a FREE 6-month license of NewBlue Filters 5 Ultimate.

Hurry! Offer expires April 8, 2017.

NewBlue is thrilled to support Adobe’s Make the Cut contest, where Adobe has partnered with Imagine Dragons to enable you to download exclusive, uncut music video footage.

Work with Adobe Premiere Pro CC and NewBlue Filters 5 Ultimate to create your own edit of the video for the new hit song “Believer.”


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Add a new look to your footage with frame rate, lens depth, and focus. Distort and recolor images to give them an entirely new feel.

NewBlue Filters 5 Ultimate is a suite of 27 plugins, enhancing effects that let you easily recreate the look of film with color and grain, add organic light leaks, and enhance the quality of your footage.

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Apply a chrome-like textured look to your footage with this two-tone filter.

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Diffuse light in your footage to boost and spread natural light.

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Make your cut look just like a old, damaged, and grain-filled footage.

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Create a dream-like aura in your videos to convey dreams or the supernatural.

Diffuse light in your footage to boost and spread natural light

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You will have 25 days to make your cut and show the world your editing chops—deadline is April 8th. A panel of luminary judges—including the band, editor/director of “Believer” Matt Eastin, Adobe CMO Ann Lewnes, and top editors Kirk Baxter, Billy Fox, Vinnie Hobbs and Angus Wall—will select the ultimate winner of the $25,000 Grand Prize, a subscription to Creative Cloud, a copy of NewBlue TotalFX 5 and bragging rights.


The Make the Cut contest will also be awarding bonus prizes of $1,000 each, a year-long subscription to Creative Cloud and a copy of NewBlue TotalFX 5 for four special categories: Fan Favorite, Most Unexpected, Best Young Creator, and Best Short Form. And one special bonus prize of $2,500, a year-long subscription to Creative Cloud, a copy of NewBlue TotalFX 5, and 25 Adobe Stock credits for the cut with the best use of supplied Adobe Stock clips.

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