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Chromanator and bluecreen

Posted: Sat, 10th Jul 2004, 8:45pm

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boffa86

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does chorminator work with bluescreen to ? i think i buy it if it does
Posted: Sat, 10th Jul 2004, 9:05pm

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Marek

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Yes, it works with green, blue, and red. Even if the lighting and quality is poor.
Posted: Sat, 10th Jul 2004, 9:15pm

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boffa86

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okay thanks smile im gonna download the demo and try it out and see if it is easy as alamdv smile
Posted: Sun, 11th Jul 2004, 8:23am

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Actually, it's the color difference key that only works with Green, Blue and Red. If you key it the normal way you can have about any color you want.

Except some colors will not work depending on your fottage of course.
Posted: Sun, 11th Jul 2004, 4:37pm

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Evman

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it would be easier to use a greenscreen with DV footage because tape stores more info on the color green. If you have the extra 20 bucks, go buy some green fabric at wal-mart and put that up instead. It'll work better.
Posted: Wed, 21st Jul 2004, 3:08am

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iggy88

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You can purchase blue/green grommeted tarps at most dollar stores. I'm experimenting with a 10' x 15' one now. They tend to be a bit reflective, but Chromanator easily enables you to clean up poor parts of your screen...
Posted: Wed, 21st Jul 2004, 12:05pm

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I used a tarp too before I bought some fabric, and I had a problem with it reflecting too much color onto the edges of the subject. I guess the trick for that would be to stand as far away from the tarp as possible.

I've also heard that the best color is Green for DV, but I suppose that doesn't apply to 3CCD cameras??? is that true?
Posted: Wed, 21st Jul 2004, 12:07pm

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Simon K Jones

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Green is indeed best for DV, including 3CCD cameras.