Apply Shapes and Gradients to Footage Titles with Marquee


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Using Marquee to apply shapes and gradients

Now we are back in title creation and while we won't be able to get into all the intricate title tools available, we will explore two common ones in this movie, Gradient and Object Creation. So let's say that we would like to add a gradient to this title and we can certainly do so. First, I am going to select my text and then I am going to come over to this box, Enable gradient, and we will check that. Notice by default, what it does is it has a local gradient, which means a letter based gradient from black to the color I have already chosen for every single letter.

Now usually that's not desirable. I want to select my own colors. So I am going to do that by coming up to this triangle here and right-clicking. I get my Color palette up. I will go ahead and keep my yellow for the left side of my gradient and on the right side I will choose this orange color. Notice that I still have a locally mapped gradient, which means that every single letter has a shift from yellow to orange. Wha...

Using Marquee to apply shapes and gradients
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Using Marquee to apply shapes and gradients provides you with in-depth training on Video. Taught by Ashley Kennedy as part of the Avid Media Composer 5 Essential Training

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