Chapter 12. Controlling Color

Lesson Files

 

Lesson Files > Lesson 12 > Color.fcp

Media

 

Color Correction Examples

Time

 

This lesson takes approximately 60 minutes to complete.

Goals

 

Identify color using a color wheel

  

Manipulate color with hue, saturation, and luminance controls

  

Incorporate color effects during grading

  

Use video scopes to identify and manipulate color

  

Use the Color Corrector 3-way filter

  

Use color balancing to enhance the final scene

  

Describe the color terms hue, saturation, color wheel, color space, primary, secondary, and complementary

Lesson 11 was entirely focused on luminance and contrast. Once you’ve graded the contrast, the next step in the color correction process is to work on the color balance of the image.

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