Applying and adjusting filters


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Applying and adjusting filters

Now even if you're new to animation, I'm sure you're probably already familiar with the concept of filters. They're basically an effect that you can apply to any piece of footage or graphic in your Motion project to stylize the look. Many designers fallen into the pitfall of using filters as a crutch; "I'm going to throw a filter on this, because it looks cool." And really, well, I guess in some cases that's perfectly fine, but really in most cases, just like anything else with high-end motion graphics or editing or anything like that, you want to do something for a purpose, so let's actually look at this video clip. Let's watch playback.

(video playing) So as you can see, we've got some high-energy footage of our dancer kind of practicing in the studio, and based on the angle and the motion of the move in the camera, I want to reinforce that high-energy look. So I'm going to go ahead and use filters to do that, just to add style, but agai...

Applying and adjusting filters
Video duration: 4m 18s 9h 1m Beginner Updated Aug 27, 2015

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Applying and adjusting filters provides you with in-depth training on Video. Taught by Ian Robinson as part of the Motion 5 Essential Training

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