Working with basic color correction


show more Working with basic color correction provides you with in-depth training on Video. Taught by Steve Holyhead as part of the Avid Media Composer 5 Getting Started show less
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Working with basic color correction

The finishing stage of your project is when you have largely done with editing clips in your sequence, and you've moved on to refining the look and sound of the entire piece. Audio and video receive attention from specialized tools during the finishing process. Here, we will be concentrating on basic color correction. Before we start though, it's important to note that your perception of brightness and color is greatly affected by your surroundings as well as the device which you use to look at the images on.

So make sure that your monitor is doing a good job of showing colors and brightness accurately. Make sure also that the changing light in your room during the day doesn't alter your perception of what you were doing as you work. Looking through this sequence, it doesn't look like we have I think too drastic to deal with. All we need to do is balance up our brightness levels, sometimes referred to as luminance, and add color, sometimes referred to as chrominance. To do t...

Working with basic color correction
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Working with basic color correction provides you with in-depth training on Video. Taught by Steve Holyhead as part of the Avid Media Composer 5 Getting Started

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