Juan Mejia

Juan Mejia
San Diego, CA

As a multimedia journalist and video editor, Juan is always looking for new and innovative storytelling techniques. When he is not creating content for NewBlueFX, he can be found interviewing, photographing and documenting border culture and arts.

NewBlue Announces Titler Live Broadcast for Popular Live Production Systems

April 18, 2016 by Juan Mejia | press release, News
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San Diego, California<...

NewBlue’s Titler Live Broadcast Product Inaugurates Launch Of NewTek’s NDI Online Store For Software Developers

September 13, 2016 by Juan Mejia | press release, News
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September 13, 2016 – NewBlue, Inc. a leading provider of production-proven titling technology, video effects, and...

It's Customer Appreciation Month at NewBlueFX

September 13, 2016 by Juan Mejia | Blog, News
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You're The Best!

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Its been a busy year here at NewBlue. The recent...

Learn How to Craft the Perfect Look for Your Next Video

August 23, 2016 by Juan Mejia | News, tutorials
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Crafting the Perfect Look with ColorFast 2

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ColorFast 2 comes with more than 60 presets, video inspection tools and...

Introducing the All-New ColorFast 2

August 16, 2016 by Juan Mejia | News, Product Announcement
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ColorFast 2 is Finally Here!

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We’re excited to introduce ColorFast 2, the next generation color correcting and...

The Best Final Cut Pro X Tutorials and Training Resources

August 31, 2016 by Juan Mejia | Blog, Resources
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The Best Final Cut Pro X Tutorials and Training Resources

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Final Cut Pro X Tutorials: The Best Resources and Training

A Sneak Peek at the All-New ColorFast 2

August 09, 2016 by Juan Mejia | News, Product Announcement
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We’ve been hard at work perfecting ColorFast 2, the next generation of our all-in-one color correcting and grading software. After taking extensive feedback from a wide range of video editing professionals and you, we have reconfigured and updated ColorFast with new presets,...

Top 5 Video Effects for News Editors

August 03, 2016 by Juan Mejia | Resources, Blog
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Top 5 Video Effects for News Editors

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Journalists are now being Read More

Quickly Fix Your Shaky Footage with Stabilizer

July 21, 2016 by Juan Mejia | News, tutorial
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Fixing Your Shaky Footage with Stabilizer

Stabilizer is one of our favorite plugins in the Essentials 3 Ultimate bundle because it allows...

Discover The Best Time Saving Tools for Every Editor

July 13, 2016 by Juan Mejia | tutorial, News
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Find Essentials Tools for Every Situation

Essentials 3 Ultimate comes with 24...

Powerful Time Saving Tools for Everyday Editing

July 13, 2016 by Juan Mejia | Essentials 3 Ultimate, Resources
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Wishing you had a set of tools that quickly fixed your most common editing challenges? Well, the search is over. Essentials 3 Ultimate delivers the quick fixes you need...

The Best 5 Resources for Free Stock Images

July 27, 2016 by Juan Mejia | Resources, Free Resources
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The Top 5 Sites for Free Stock Footage

If a picture is worth a thousand words, then a free picture is worth at least double...right?

We...

See How to Keep the Story Moving with Transitions

June 22, 2016 by Juan Mejia | Resources, tutorial
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Discover Transitions For Every Occasion

Transitions 3 Ultimate comes with 37 plugins and 400 presets of light, color, motion and...

5 Best Accessories For Your Video Editing Workstation

August 01, 2016 by Juan Mejia | Resources, Blog
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The Top 5 Accessories for Your Video Editing Workstation

As an editor, your workstation is your second home. It’s the only place you spend as much time as your own bed (if you’re lucky). So why not get the accessories to improve that time spent, just like...

Learn How to Create Compelling Social Media Templates

June 02, 2016 by Juan Mejia | FX Tip, quick edit video tutorial
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Be the Mayor of Template Town with This Quick Tutorial

Now that the new Social Media Collection is out, we thought it would be a great...

40 Professional Social Media Video Templates

May 27, 2016 by Juan Mejia | Product Announcement, New Product
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The Social Media Collection is Finally Here

We’re excited to announce the brand new Social Media Video Templates for Titler Pro. Now...

Turn the Tables with This Vegas Style Lower Third

April 20, 2016 by Juan Mejia | tutorials, FX Tip
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We’ve had so much fun at NAB this week that we’ve decided to create a Vegas style lower third template in Titler Pro.

Follow...

Celebrate NAB 2016 with 25% Off Sitewide!

April 18, 2016 by Juan Mejia | Sale, News
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Nab a Big Discount

It's NAB time once again and we can't wait to see what's new on the show floor. This year, we're excited to...

See How to Become A Master Chef with RetroCraft

March 23, 2016 by Juan Mejia | tutorial, FX Tip
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You may have had a chance to learn a bit about the new RetroCraft Collection. Now we want to show you what's possible. In this FX Tip, we'll...

A Beginner's Guide to Being a Film Festival Expert

April 04, 2016 by Juan Mejia | Resources, News
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A Beginner's Guide to Being a Film Festival Expert

3...2...1...Action!

Festivals are a great way to broaden one’s cinematic horizons. Found all...

5 Free Music Resources For Every Project

March 24, 2016 by Juan Mejia | Free Resources, Resources
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Quality Beats For Free

Music can make or break any project. While a great soundtrack can elevate a production, poor music quality or a...

Introducing the New RetroCraft Collection

March 16, 2016 by Juan Mejia | Product Announcement, News
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Finally, the new RetroCraft collection is here. Giving you the ability to instantly create clean, sharp and imaginative titles for your next documentary, reality...

You Will Rave Over These Jaw-Dropping Title Templates

March 07, 2016 by Juan Mejia | Product Announcement, News
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We are pleased to announce a brand new template pack for Titler Pro. You asked for fresh, clean designs that were useful for a variety of projects, so we got to work.

From...

Download the Top 10 Most Iconic Movie Fonts for Free!

February 17, 2016 by Juan Mejia | Free Resources, tutorial
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Top 10 Iconic Movie Fonts

Fonts have personality.

For decades, filmmakers have been able to capture their film's personality with eye...

Discovering Titler Pro 4: Pulling it All Together

March 07, 2016 by Juan Mejia | tutorial, Resources
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Creating Complex Titles From Scratch

So you've learned how to apply animations, import Photoshop projects and use QuickEdit. Now it's time to create a complex title form scratch. Join our VP of...

Discovering Titler Pro 4 : Speed it Up with Caching

March 02, 2016 by Juan Mejia | tutorial, Resources
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Quick Edit and Caching Options

Discover one of Titler's most innovative features in part 3 of the 4-part tutorial series on Titler Pro 4 from our VP of Products Travis White. In this quick lesson, Travis explores the power of Read More

Discovering Titler Pro 4: Keepin it In Line

February 24, 2016 by Juan Mejia | tutorials, Resources
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Importing PSD Files and Using New Alignment Tools

Learn how to work with Photoshop layers in part 2 of the 4-part tutorial series on Titler Pro 4 from our VP of Products Travis White. In this illustrative lesson, Travis goes over importing and animating Photoshop layers...

Discovering Titler Pro 4: Master Titles and Vectors

February 15, 2016 by Juan Mejia | tutorials, Resources
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Opening Titles in Titler Pro 4, OFX Support and EPS Imports

Learn the basics of title creation in part 1 of the 4-part tutorial series on Titler Pro 4 from our VP of Products Travis White. In this introductory lesson...

Amplify: The Best Way to Boost Your Editing

February 29, 2016 by Juan Mejia | News, Product Announcement
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Expand Your Toolkit with Amplify

Amplify takes some of the best video plugins that NewBlue has to offer and combines them in a unique package to get you up and running with your NLE from day one.

Amplify consists of over 50 effects, transitions and styles...

How to Make the Most of Your Free Titler Pro 2.5

January 27, 2016 by Juan Mejia | News, Resources
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Titler Pro 2.5 Included with a Media Composer Subscription

Revamp Your Titling Process

NewBlue Titler Pro 2.5 comes included with your Read More

Complement Your Media Composer License with Free Titler Pro 2

February 02, 2016 by Juan Mejia | News, Resources
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TItler Pro 2 Included in Avid Media Composer

Avid and NewBlue Help You Accelerate Your Workflow with an Included...

How to Make the News: An Interview with Andy Field

January 26, 2016 by Juan Mejia | Blog, Resources
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An Editor's Chat with Journalist Andy Field

Being a journalist means being a jack of all trades. It hasn't been until recently that...

Top 5 Tips For Shooting Video on the Run

January 13, 2016 by Juan Mejia | Resources, Blog
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Tools For Shooting Video on The Run

Videographers are now expected to be a one-man crew in charge of sound, lighting and composition....

Are You the Best? Prove it with A Gaming Montage.

January 05, 2016 by Juan Mejia | FX Tip, tutorials
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Gaming is a huge part of today's pop culture. Storytelling in games like Uncharted and

Stronger Video Compositing with the New Elements

December 16, 2015 by Juan Mejia | Product Announcement, News
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Find the specific set of video compositing tools you need for your next...

Introducing the Big Three: Spectra, Chroma & Mythos Video Filters

December 15, 2015 by Juan Mejia | Product Announcement, News
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Find just the right look for your project with the new "Big Three" Read More

Top 10 Resources for Free Stock Footage

December 04, 2015 by Juan Mejia | Blog, Resources, Free Resources
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As video editors, we are often strapped for time and under a tight budget. Which is why stock footage can be a lifesaver when it's just too time consuming...

Make the Most Out of Edius 8 with a Free NewBlueFX Suite

November 06, 2015 by Juan Mejia | Product Announcement, News
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EDIUS 8 and much more!

We know the life of an EDIUS user is full of tight deadlines. That's why we've partnered up with Read More

You Asked For It, And Here It Is

October 20, 2015 by Juan Mejia | Product Announcement, News
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Announcing ColorFast and Stabilizer Now Available As Individual Plugins

Back By Popular Demand

We heard your feedback and now we&...

Understanding the NewBlue App Manager

October 20, 2015 by Juan Mejia | Resources
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A little lost? Let us help you.

So you've just purchased a NewBlueFX product but you're not sure how to activate it? Or maybe you need to move your plugins to another machine? Fear not, we'll show you what you need to know.

App Manager<...

Inspiration for your next Title in 3 minutes

October 20, 2015 by Juan Mejia | tutorials, Resources
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The Search for Inspiration

Finding inspiration is difficult, especially when it's staring you in the face.

In this Quick Tips Tutorial,...

3 Minutes to Motion Graphic Animations for Your Next Show

October 15, 2015 by Juan Mejia | tutorials, Resources
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Commercial Title Card Tutorial

Ready for Primetime

Promoting a television show is often as important as the show itself.

Sometimes you...

Introducing the New Kinetic and Fluid Animation Packs

October 08, 2015 by Juan Mejia | New Product, News
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To Great Titling and Beyond

They're finally here! New Animation Packs for Titler Pro. Giving you the power to create complex motion graphics...

A Sneak Peek at New & Powerful Titling Animations

September 14, 2015 by Juan Mejia | Product Announcement, News
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As you may have noticed, motion graphics are becoming increasingly popular in the world of video editing, especially in commercial and promotional productions. But not...

FX Tip: Broadcast Lower Thirds

August 13, 2015 by Juan Mejia | Blog, tutorials
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Here to Show the World

Lower thirds are indispensable in broadcast, documentary and reality TV. Free lower third templates found on the Internet can range from poor to...

How to Recreate Famous Movie Titles: Ant-Man

July 20, 2015 by Juan Mejia | Blog, tutorials
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Ant' That Something?

Ant-Man is out and Marvel's pin-sized hero is looking to leave a big impact in the Marvel Cinematic...