Getting great results isn’t as simple as you’d think.
Ever keyed a green screen? It’s a common task, and many assume it’s easy.
But pro VFX artists are hired for a reason. There’s several operations and a few different tools and skills required to get a great key…
Especially if the footage is challenging to work with.
If you’re adding a keyer effect to your node tree and expecting it to be perfect right away, you’ll want to watch this tutorial.
With a little time and effort, you can get great looking green screen results!
In this video from Casey Faris, you’ll learn about:
- Color Management
- Using a viewer LUT
- Denoising Footage with Neat Video
- Using Delta Keyer tool
- Adjusting Matte Controls to fix details
- Adding a temporary background
- Check results with split screen
- Replace mode
- Correcting edges
- Spill suppression
- Matte Control node
- Contracting and blurring edges
- Color correcting a background to match
- Sizing backgrounds
- Lens blur
- Adding Grain
Gedaly is the Managing Editor of DVResolve.com and a Blackmagic Design Certified Trainer. He’s edited commercials for major brands and has done color & VFX for independent films. He consults on post-production workflow and creating online education. Gedaly is the co-founder of Working.Actor, a former marketing manager for large brands, and creates original film projects with his production company Razee.