"Lower-thirds" are the text-based graphics and titles you're used to seeing on professional television and film productions, but you don't have to be an expert filmmaker to use them in your own work.
With pre-built templates from Envato Elements, it's easy to drop in your own text and have a great lower-thirds on any video. In this installment, we're sharing our top picks for templates that you can use in Adobe Premiere.
How to Add Text in Premiere Pro
Learn how to easily add text in Premiere Pro in this Premiere Pro tutorial. Tom Graham teaches you how to create text titles, add animations to text, import and customise MOGRT files in the essential graphics tab, and create subtitles and captions from automatically generated transcripts.
Lower Thirds Titles for Most Projects: Modern Lower Thirds For Premiere Pro
Envato Elements includes hundreds of top-quality templates for popular video editing apps like After Effects and Adobe Premiere. Even for rookie video editors, these templates can help you create professional videos by giving you an easy-to-use starting point.
Modern Lower Thirds is our favorite lower thirds template for the widest variety of projects. It's cool and edgy without being flashy. Perfect for naming people on-screen, Modern Lower Thirds is a must-have for any video editor's toolbox.
- Who it's for: Interviewers and those seeking a modern vibe for their video project.
- Why we like it: Dynamic and stylistic, this template offers tremendous flexibility in a single, easy-to-use package.
Simple Lower Thirds Titles: Minimal Lower Thirds
Minimal Lower Thirds is ideal if you need a text overlay that doesn't distract. Convey only what you need with this quick and easy modern lower thirds for Adobe Premiere.
Lower Thirds Titles for Social Videos: Social Media Lower Thirds
The appropriately named Social Media Lower Thirds is a great option for marketers and content providers who are sharing on social media. Featuring the logos of most prominent social media sites, this template helps creatives promote their social media presence in a sleek, professional style.
Find Out More About Lower Thirds From Envato Tuts+
There's more to lower thirds than these three excellent options. If you want to dive further in, you can find more lower-thirds templates and guides from Envato Tuts+. Here are a few articles to check out now:
- How (And Why) to Create Lower Thirds for Your VideoMarie Gardiner30 Mar 2019
- 20 Great Lower ThirdsNona Blackman28 Feb 2018
- 23 Top Text and Title Templates for Lower-Thirds in Premiere Pro — 5 FreeMarie Gardiner20 Sep 2022
- How to Design Lower Thirds Titles for Your Video Using Adobe PhotoshopKirk Nelson27 Feb 2017
If you're an Envato Elements subscriber, you can check out the Envato Tuts+ lower-thirds lesson. It's part of the Advanced Editing in Premiere Pro course. You can learn all about getting the most from the program with our instructor Jordy Vandeput.
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