The Art and Technique of Digital Color Correction

The Art and Technique of Digital Color Correction

Author: Steve Hullfish

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

ISBN: 9781136039621

Category: Performing Arts

Page: 526

View: 400

Download BOOK ยป

The only guide to the art and technique of color correction based on the invaluable knowledge of more than a dozen of the top colorists in the world. This book allows you unprecedented access to the way the masters of the craft approach their work. Containing decades of industry experience and professional colorist know-how, this book provides an understanding of what top-tier colorists look for in an image and how they know what to do to make it great. Featuring techniques performed in a variety of color correction software applications (DaVinci Resolve, Apple Color, Synthetic Aperture's Color Finesse, and more), this book turns what has long been a misunderstood "black art" into a set of skills that any colorist, editor, independent filmmaker, or motion graphics artist can begin to master. Packed with explanations, tips, and concepts that build on each other, you will learn how to: * fix poorly exposed shots and shots with color casts * create looks * match shots * master primary and secondary color correction techniques * use color correction to advance a story This edition includes * An updated DVD containing two hours of video tutorials using DaVinci Resolve, extended interview transcripts and color correction sessions with the professional colorists featured in the book * A brand new tutorial-based chapter, with companion project files on the DVD, so you can work along with the text * New insight from additional professional colorists, including legendary colorists, Bob Festa, Stefan Sonnenfeld, and Pankaj Baipai, showing you the 'hows' and 'whys' of each grade
The Art and Technique of Digital Color Correction
Language: en
Pages: 526
Authors: Steve Hullfish
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-07-24 - Publisher: Taylor & Francis

The only guide to the art and technique of color correction based on the invaluable knowledge of more than a dozen of the top colorists in the world. This book allows you unprecedented access to the way the masters of the craft approach their work. Containing decades of industry experience
The Art and Technique of Digital Color Correction
Language: en
Pages: 392
Authors: Steve Hullfish
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-03-20 - Publisher: CRC Press

Provides direct access to the skills, insights and techniques of some of the postproduction industry's most prominent digital video colorists, delivering practical skills to the postproduction pro seeking to improve their color grading craft. The author interviews and observes 8 professional colorists as they grade a series of real world
Color Correction for Video
Language: en
Pages: 296
Authors: Steve Hullfish, Jaime Fowler
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-07-31 - Publisher: CRC Press

Use color to improve your storytelling, deliver critical emotional cues, and add impact to you videos. This book shows you how to analyze color correction problems and solve them- whatever NLE or plugin you use. Experienced editors and colorists in their own right, the authors also include the wisdom of
The Avid Handbook
Language: en
Pages: 368
Authors: Greg Staten, Steve Bayes
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-08-21 - Publisher: CRC Press

Brimming with workflow efficiencies for the experienced editor, The Avid Handbook teaches you the hows and whys of operating the system in order to reach streamlined, creative end solutions. The book emphasizes time-saving techniques, shortcuts, and workflow procedures- the true keys to getting a job done. The book has also
Video Shooter
Language: en
Pages: 330
Authors: Barry Braverman
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-10-15 - Publisher: CRC Press

Tired of the all the digital filmmaking guidebooks that give you only the nuts and bolts of how to use a camera? The third edition of Video Shooter takes the how-to knowledge a step further by showing you how to craft a story in your video. Barry Braverman is an