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Media Composer® 6: Part 2—Effects Essentials by Greg Staten

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Introduction to Color Correction

Avid Media Composer’s Color Correction mode is the “big brother” to the Color Effect. Nearly all of the adjustments available in the Color Effect are also available in Color Correction mode, if perhaps presented in a different way. Color Correction mode also uses a special set of controls that provide powerful ways to manipulate the colors and tones of the shots in a sequence.

Color Correction Mode

You access Color Correction mode using one of the following:

image Click the Color Correction Mode button in the Timeline palette, as shown in Figure 5.7.

Choose Windows > Workspaces > Color Correction.

Figure 5.7 Color Correction ...

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