Time for action — automating parameters
Let's add an old film effect to our studio scenes to give them an even more different feel. For the purpose of this exercise, let's add the plug-in to the whole track and we will use the parameter automation to turn the effect on and off when the appropriate scenes happen:
- Click on the track 3 Track FX button and from the plug-in chooser double-click on the Sony Film Effects plug-in, and then hit the OK button.
- Position your cursor over the second media clip (which is the guitarist in studio close up) so you can see it in the Preview Monitor.
- In the Video Track FX window select Circa 1980 from the Preset drop-down menu. You can also make adjustments to the parameters, such as the amount of dust particles, ...