Combining color and shape masks


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Combining color and shape masks

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 time...

Combining color and shape masks
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Combining color and shape masks provides you with in-depth training on Video. Taught by Robbie Carman as part of the Color Correction in Final Cut Pro X

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Video
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Color Final Cut Pro
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