Setting the composition size


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Setting the composition size

Now that we've properly staged the comps, I need to adjust the size of the composition for output. Now, one of these pictures is very low resolution, so I'm going to have to settle with standard definition, and that's okay for this particular project. I knew that going in. The other picture, much higher res, so I have a little more flexibility in designing the output module. Here we go, Stage 3. I'll just go to the Composition Settings, and I could choose from my Presets. Now, this is a very low-res photo.

This is just a small practice image, but I'll stick with NTSC D1 for standard definition broadcast and click OK. That's fine, and this would work for the web as well. In this particular case, we're going to end up scaling up the pixels a bit, but that's all right. It's just a practice image. Our main output here has much higher resolution, so by choosing Composition > Composition Settings, you'll see we have adequate resolution to deliver for HD. I'm ...

Setting the composition size
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Setting the composition size provides you with in-depth training on Video. Taught by Richard Harrington as part of the Motion Control 3D: Bringing Your Photos to Life in Three Dimensions with After Effects and Photoshop CS6

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