Join Robbie Carman for an in-depth discussion in this video Understanding color looks and effects, part of Color Correction in Final Cut Pro X.
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So far in this chapter we have taken a look at some specific color correction…features in Final Cut Pro X, namely Balance Color and Match Color.…In this movie, I want to introduce you to a few other options you have in Final…Cut Pro X to color correct and grade your footage.…Let's start out by taking a look at some of the color looks that were created by Apple.…To do this, I am simply going to select this first shot in the timeline.…And then what I want to do is come over and access the Effects Browser, and I can…do that by clicking on this button right here in the interface. I can also…use a keyboard shortcut Command+5.…Here in the Effects Browser, I can see a whole bunch of different categories for…both audio and video effects.…
The category I am concerned with right now is this one right here labeled Looks.…This category contains a bunch of preset looks created by Apple.…Now the thing to understand about these effects is that they are, well, effects.…In other words, they are not color correction presets that manipulate the…
- 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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