Want a great tip for adjusting the looks you create?
You may know that a node’s key output gain is a powerful tool to reduce the effect of an effect, but there’s more than one way to use this feature.
In Kevin Shaw‘s quick tip video, you’ll learn:
- Using opacity to blend a gradient
- Transitioning using node opacity and keyframes
- Make compound nodes and use node opacity to affect many effects at once
- Pre-setting opacity lower so that you can increase the effect of your grade
These are some wise lessons to help your workflow!
Are there other uses you have for node opacity / key output gain? Leave a comment below!
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.