Join Robbie Carman for an in-depth discussion in this video Combining color and shape masks, part of Color Correction in Final Cut Pro X.
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Earlier in this chapter, we took a look at using color masks as well as shape masks.…In this movie, I want to show you how you can combine the two types of masks.…By combining a color mask with a shape mask, you can essentially limit the…selection that you've made with the color mask.…Let's go ahead and take a look at this shot.…This shot looks pretty good, but what I actually want to go ahead and do is…lighten up this actress' skin tone a touch.…And the way that I am going to isolate her skin tone is by using a color mask,…but I think I am going to have a problem.…The actress' skin tone here is very similar to the color of this door, and I am…willing to bet when I use a color mask to isolate her skin tone, I am also going…to select a part of the door over here, but I don't want that to happen.…
But by combining the color mask with a shape mask, I can limit the selection…that I make with a color mask.…Let me show you how this works.…With the shot selected here in the timeline, let me go ahead and use the keyboard…
- Understanding the video scopes
- Using Balance Color and Match Color
- Fixing under- and overexposed clips
- Expanding contrast
- Controlling saturation
- Using color and shape masks
- Creating looks with primary and secondary corrections
Skill Level Beginner
1. Color Correction Tools in Final Cut Pro X
2. Making Primary Corrections
3. Creating Looks with Primary Corrections
4. Making Secondary Corrections
5. Creating Looks with Secondary Corrections
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