Using color correction to improve layer integration


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Using color correction to improve layer integration

We have spent some time working with the edge quality of the spaceship to make it better integrated, we also softened it slightly and then adjusted the color by just reducing the opacity. There is more room for color adjustment, however, to make it integrate even better. In fact, I am going to pick the spaceship layer and apply three new effects. First one is Color Balance, next one is Curves, and then we will add a new one we haven't used before which is Hue/Saturation. Let's start with Color Balance. Now, of course, the goal is to make it look like this was shot in the same scene as the actress.

So I think we have too much red and not enough blue even at this point. So what I can do is reduce the red for both the shadow midtone and highlight, maybe increase the blue for the Highlight. So let's enter -10 for the red, -15 for the red Midtone, -15 for the red Highlight. So it's -10 for the Shadow, -15 for the Midtone, -15 for the Highlight. Also, I am going to increase the blue of th...

Using color correction to improve layer integration
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Using color correction to improve layer integration provides you with in-depth training on 3D + Animation. Taught by Lee Lanier as part of the Maya Rendering for After Effects Composites

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3D + Animation Video
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