Transformations


show more Transformations provides you with in-depth training on Video. Taught by Chris Meyer and Trish Meyer as part of the After Effects: Lighting Effects in Post show less
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Transformations

In the previous movies we have been showing you how to select lighting clips that best compliment to your original underlying footage. In the next few movies, I'm going to show you how to further fine-tune those lighting clips through the use of transformations such as scale and rotate, through color correction, through improving contrast and using other effects such as Blur. Let's start with the transformations. Let's play around with some directional lighting for this trumpet player. Here is a nice strong diagonal from the upper right through the trumpet to the lower left. However, our light rays starts in the upper left, the wrong place.

So let's move it into position. So Add Mode, so I can see how it's interacting with the layer underneath. And one way to do it is to open up Scale, turn off the Constrain Proportion switch and flop just the X dimension. That will make it come from the upper right and go on down. However, there is another way of doing this that ...

Transformations
Video duration: 2m 19s 43m 8s Intermediate

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Transformations provides you with in-depth training on Video. Taught by Chris Meyer and Trish Meyer as part of the After Effects: Lighting Effects in Post

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Video
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After Effects
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