Hue/Saturation tips


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Hue/Saturation tips

Hue/Saturation may seem like one of the most obvious effects in After Effects: adjust the hue and the saturation of a layer in addition to its lightness. However, there are two additional uses for Hue/Saturation you may not have been aware of. One, you can use it to colorize an image, give it a color tint. Secondly, you can select a specific range of colors to adjust the hue or saturation of, rather than do the whole image. You can do selective color correction with this effect. It's also not the most obvious thing to keyframe.

I'll show you that as well. So let's dive in. Here's a colorful piece of footage that I'll apply Hue/Saturation to. Effect > Color Correction > Hue/Saturation. Initially, it's very straightforward. You could Hue-Shift the entire image. Take it to like an alien landscape. You can add saturation to the whole thing, making a very beautiful blue sky, very deep red rocks or desaturate it to a more of a black and white image.

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Hue/Saturation tips
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Hue/Saturation tips provides you with in-depth training on Video. Taught by Chris Meyer and Trish Meyer as part of the After Effects: Insight into Effects

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Video
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After Effects
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