Join Richard Harrington for an in-depth discussion in this video Stabilizing footage, part of Repairing and Enhancing Video.
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…Let's talk about stabilizing footage.…If you're an Adobe Premier Pro user, you're probably familiar with…the warp stabilizer and you can take advantage of it there.…But if you're an Avid editor, a Motion Graphic artist, or a…Final Cut Pro 10 Editor, you might not realize that it exists.…And it's really quite useful in most situations.…I'm going to show you three examples. Two where it works.…And one where it won't work.…And I want you learn when to use it and what sort of problems…it can solve.…I have three shots here and let's start by bringing up the Tracker panel.…
With the layer selected, I can go ahead and click Warp Stabilizer.…And when you do, After Effects will automatically begin…to analyze the shot and start to fix it.…Now it's going to go through and look at all the…frames and attempt to go ahead and solve things by finding…points that exist from frame to frame.…What it's attempting to do is create a stable object.…And it gives you a couple of choices on how this works.…When you apply the warp stabilizer, it gives you a couple of choices.…
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- Reviewing the retoucher's toolbox
- Stabilizing footage
- Fixing alignment
- Retiming footage
- Removing lens distortion
- Using rotoscoping to enhance footage
- Recovering exposure
- Color grading with Photoshop
- Converting to black and white
- Creating a film or painterly look
- Adding depth of field
Skill Level Intermediate
After Effects Apprentice 12: Tracking and Keyingwith Chris Meyer3h 54m Intermediate
After Effects CC Essential Trainingwith Ian Robinson14h 52m Appropriate for all
1.The Retoucher's Toolbox
2. Restoration in Action: Video
3. Changing the Speed of Video
4. Correcting for Lens Distortion
5. Using Rotoscoping to Enhance Footage
Advanced roto workflow17m 8s
6. Recovering Video with Exposure
Recovering exposure10m 55s
7. Stylizing Footage
Final thoughts1m 12s
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