Join Maxim Jago for an in-depth discussion in this video Which effects support alpha channels?, part of EDIUS 6.5 New Features Workshop.
Once you start working with Alpha and Nested Sequences in EDIUS 6.5, you'll…discover just a world of new workflows available to you.…It's a very, very powerful approach and you're also going to come up…against this barrier of trying to find effects that support the Alpha…Channel information.…If you look down the Effects list, you'll notice that several of the effects…have this exclamation mark on them, which is a warning that Alpha Channel is not supported.…In practice, you'll find that sometimes you can get away with it, and certain…combinations of effects and Alpha Channel information will work, but you'll also…find some that just make no sense at all.…
It just isn't coded;…it just isn't designed to support that combination of effects.…You'll notice that all of the Color Correction effects are fine, I've got a lot…of system presets here, but you can see my 3-Way Color Correction, which is the…new 10-bit Color Correction tool, is there.…I've got my YUV Curves which is great.…Things like Anti Flicker for working with interlaced media where you've got…
- Introducing RED, AVCHD, and F4V support
- Working with the Filmstrip view
- Outputting files with embedded transparency
- Using the Layouter controls
- Working with alpha channels in nested sequences