Creating a wash look


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Creating a wash look

One look that clients ask me to create all the time is what I refer to as the wash look, and what I mean by that is that the entire clip looks like it's been washed in a particular color. Another way of saying that is it looks like the entire clip has been tinted. An example of this is the popular sepia look, and while we have the Sepia and Tint effects, which can be found in the Basics category of the Effects Browser here in Final Cut Pro X, in this movie, I wanted to show you how you could create your own custom wash look using the Color Board. Now, we are not going to be as heavy- handed as creating, say, a sepia look, but what I am going to do is create a nice warm subtle wash in a couple of clips in this project.

All right, let's take a look at this first shot. It looks okay, but what I want to do is create a nice warm wash on it. To do that, I am going to access the Color Board. So with the clip selected, I'll use the keyboard shortcut Command+6 to open up the Color Board....

Creating a wash look
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Creating a wash look 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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