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Focal Press Book/CD: Bluescreen Compositing by John Jackman

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Focal Press Book/CD: Bluescreen Compositing by John Jackman
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Focal Press 9781578202836 Overview

Bluescreen Compositing - Master the art and technique of blue and greenscreen compositing with this comprehensive how-to course in creating effective and realistic composited scenes in video formats.

You get clear, understandable explanations of the different types of keying techniques and how they work, including real-world examples and tutorials. Topics include setting up a greenscreen studio, how to light the screen effectively, how to light the talent or foreground material, and matching lighting to the composited background plate.

Complete tutorials of each of the major software keyers walk you through the process for creating a clean and accurate composite.

Readership: This is intended for video professionals, students, independent moviemakers, and hobbyists.

4 color illustrations detail the art and technique of compositing
Complete guide to studio set-up, keying and troubleshooting
DVD packed with real-world examples and tutorial lessons


The Basics
How Compositing Works
Types of Keying Processes
Simple Compositing Solutions
Setting Up a Studio
Lighting for Blue & Green Screen
Costuming and Design for Blue & Green Screen
Format Problems
Creating the Plates
Post Problems
Hardware Keyers
Software Keyers and Tutorials
Creating New Visions

Focal Press 9781578202836 Specs

AuthorJohn Jackman
PublisherFocal Press
Publication DateApril, 2007
ISBN NumberISBN 13: 9781578202836
ISBN 10: 1578202833
Number of Pages248
Cover TypeSoft
Dimensions7.4 x 9.7" / 19.0 x 24.7 cm
Packaging Info
Package Weight1.4 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)9.75 x 7.5 x 0.5"
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