Vignetting


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Vignetting

Now sometimes the problem isn't just the color. Sometimes the problem is the values, the light and dark areas. In this example, we have a woman in the middle of a scene. She is the center of attention. She should be the focal point. We want her to be bright. We want her surroundings to be dark. To do that, we probably want to enhance a vignetting sort of look to the scene. Vignette is where the center is bright and in focus and the values, the darkness, falls off as you go toward the edges of the scene.

I have been through my footage collection and I pulled up this piece of footage and said, this is a candidate. The values in the middle of the shot are very different than the values around the outside of the shot. However, it's the reverse of what I need. It's dark in the middle, bright on the outside, and I want it to be bright in the middle, dark on the outside. Well, just to see where we're going with this, I'm going to start out in Overlay mode and you can see ...

Vignetting
Video duration: 1m 57s 39m 52s Intermediate

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Vignetting provides you with in-depth training on Video. Taught by Chris Meyer and Trish Meyer as part of the Motion: Lighting Effects in Post

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Video
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Motion
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