15. Exploring Compositing Techniques

Lesson overview

In this lesson, you’ll learn about the following:

Using the alpha channel

Using compositing techniques

Working with opacity

Working with a greenscreen

Using mattes


This lesson will take approximately 50 minutes.

Premiere Pro has powerful tools that enable you to combine layers of video in your sequences.

In this lesson, you’ll learn about the key technologies that make compositing work and about approaches to preparing for compositing, adjusting the opacity of clips, and keying greenscreen shots with chromakey and mattes.

Compositing comprises blending, combining, layering, keying, ...

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