Join Richard Harrington for an in-depth discussion in this video Using the Leave Color effect, part of After Effects Guru: Color Grading Footage.
…The black and white adjustment to go after an individual color works…well in that you can target major areas like red or green.…But it doesn't offer the level to be…truly finessed and go after just a particular hue.…For that, we turn to the Leave Color effect.…What I'd like to do is strip out the color,…so we are left with just the lizard in red.…And everything else goes to black and white.…To do this I'm going to make a few adjustments.…We'll start with the leave color effect.…
Here we go.…Let's add the Adjustment layer and type in leave color.…There we go.…What this allows you to do is select the color you'd like to leave.…Then you could de-color everything else.…What you can also do is adjust the tolerance for what's affected.…But you want to be careful to not pick up too much of the green.…Perhaps a lower tolerance with a bit of softness would work well.…Additionally you could switch from RGB to hue.…Which allows you to get a bit more targeted, there we go.…
That's looking pretty good and I've got the lizard isolated but a little bit of…
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- Evaluating the shot
- Fixing white balance
- Fixing exposure and tone
- Adjusting color
- Converting to black and white
- Creating a film look
- Adding texture
Skill Level Appropriate for all
Premiere Pro: Documentary Editingwith Jason Osder3h 48m Intermediate
Color Correction: Artistic Color Grading on the Timelinewith Simon Walker2h 41m Appropriate for all
1. The Color Grading Workflow
2. Essential Techniques
3. Fixing Exposure and Tone
4. Primary Color Correction
5. Secondary Color Correction
Using the Leave Color effect4m 29s
6. Black and White and Color Toning
7. Finishing Touches
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