Apply Color LUT


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Apply Color LUT

A color look up table is a small file that translates colors. It's basically used to adjust for how a device may display colors, how it may capture colors, or the intent of an artist like a colorist. For example, a color look up table for a specific projector may say, hey, this projector tends to broadcast reds a bit stronger than it should, so let's go through a table and reduce the amount of reds from what you're feeding me to compensate for what the projector does. At another extreme, a colorist may say, "I want my grays to be cool, I want my highlights to be warm, I want my purples to have a bit more red in them." A color look up table can be used to embody those modifications and those adjustments as well.

Well, After Effect CS5 has just added an Apply color look up table effect. Let me show you quickly how to use it. Let's say I'm working on a film and a colorist has already been deciding what color cast to add to different scenes. So in this particular ...

Apply Color LUT
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Apply Color LUT provides you with in-depth training on Video. Taught by Chris Meyer and Trish Meyer as part of the After Effects CS5 New Creative Techniques

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Video
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After Effects
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