You’ve seen this effect a thousand times on news channels, Dateline, 20/20, the ID Channel and more. The effect of a blurred background and a clear foreground that is not full frame, easing in (zooming in, panning, etc…). This is an awesome way to use non-full frame video and/or images/pictures, while keeping the background interesting
See how writer/director/editor Damien LeVeck used Sapphire effects to create a visual style and mood in his original film “The Cleansing Hour” using the Sapphire Effect Builder!
A short tutorial focusing on how to use the Sapphire Effect Builder to created advanced motion graphics, right from within the Avid Media Composer timeline. Damien LeVeck (damienleveck.com/), an accomplished editor based in Los Angeles, CA will walk you through how he uses the Sapphire Builder in his everyday work to create complex motion graphics,
Developed with Media Composer editors in mind, Sapphire Builder helps editors create custom effects and transitions quickly and easily, and is fully integrated within the Media Composer workflow. The result? The potential to build endless, professional looks for increased production value. Damien LeVeck (damienleveck.com/), an accomplished editor based in Los Angeles, CA will walk you
Learn how to use Sapphire 11 to track lens flares automatically in Avid Media Composer
In this lesson, Kevin P McAuliffe answers a viewer question about working creating Pan & Zooms with image sequences that are larger than the current raster dimension he is editing with. In this lesson, we talk about linking to DPX image sequences, and how to manipulate them, by working with the FrameFlex Parameter! Channel: https://www.youtube.com/letseditMC_avid
One of the common tasks editors need to do is blur out faces. See how Boris FX trainer Mary Poplin uses Mocha in Sapphire 11 to accomplish this task. This video is the second in a three part series about the amazing tasks you can do with Mocha in Sapphire.
Note: This video shows Sapphire 11 with host Avid Media Composer. In this tutorial, Boris FX trainer extraordinaire, Mary Poplin, explains how to use Mocha to create advanced masks and rotoscoping effects right inside Sapphire 11. See motion tracking with Mocha, and Glint and Glow effects at work! This video is the first in a
New! Continuum 11 is now available for Avid! Get an overview of what’s new for Avid editors, including Primatte Studio for keying & compositing, a new 360/VR Unit for editing tasks, Broadcast Safe, Title Studio enhancements & new presets, and more. Learn more about Continuum 11: http://www.borisfx.com/products/conti…
In this lesson, Kevin P McAuliffe talks about another common task that editors are asked to do all the time, and that is replace a screen in a shot with another image. As much as a task like this can be done in Media Composer, there are many situations you can run into, that will
This tutorial will explain how to properly ingest photos and use them to create quick and easy movements inside Boris Red in Avid Media Composer. Software used: Media Composer 8.5.3 http://redarrowindustries.com/ https://www.facebook.com/RedArrowIndustries/
This tutorial will explain how to make a three box animation inside Boris Red for Avid Media Composer that’s easy to create! Software used: Media Composer 8.5.3 http://redarrowindustries.com/ https://www.facebook.com/RedArrowIndu… https://twitter.com/redarrowindust
In this episode you’ll learn how to perfect your video with effects and transitions. Download Media Composer | First for free at http://avid.com/mcfirst
Have you ever found a music track you absolutely loved only to find that the ending was woefully unfulfilling? Check out this tutorial for how to quickly create a custom music sting to really accentuate a particular shot in your edit. In just a few simple steps, I will show you how to pump up