How often do people really take the time to explain the real basics? With stuff like colour correction, while you can and should rely on your eyes and a good, colour-calibrated monitoring system, you also need to make sure that your graded output is technically OK, or it might be rejected by your client
Well, nothing really. But some of the tech used to coax new sounds from electric guitars is similar to some types of video production techniques. It's worth taking an "out of the box" look at how the two compare. Oh, and there's some great guitar playing as well
Freelance colourist Warren Eagles looks at how software colour correctors have changed the grading industry; for better and worse
World renowned freelance colorist Warren Eagles shares five top tips that shed light on the dark art of color grading and the life of a colorist. By Matt Aindow.