What every indie filmmaker needs is a little program called After Effects. After effects does wonders for any film requiring a little special effects that would normally be too expensive to make "real". Like this glowing eye effect. See how to make an eye glowing effect in Adobe After Effects.
ConnersTutorials is all about showing you how to make quality, cheap, and awesome movie effects with a few easy film tips and tricks, including digital and practical effects. If you're into DIY filmmaking, these SFX will surely help you graduate in backyard cinema.
Warning: Do not use these special effects in public, as people may believe the props are real. Conners Tutorials will not be held responsible for negligence.