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Question about masking

Posted: Mon, 11th Jun 2007, 2:52pm

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Phantom48

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hey guys, hows it goin. i love effects lab because i use it alot and i couldnt be more pleased. i just have a just wondering question, is it possible to film a shot on and almost "greenscreen" or mask it somehow, so i could like make myself walk in space or something???

thanks in advance.
phantom48
Posted: Mon, 11th Jun 2007, 2:54pm

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Simon K Jones

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Greenscreening and general compositing are tasks more suited to CompositeLab. You can check it out here:

http://fxhome.com/compositelab/

EffectsLab doesn't have any greenscreen facilities.
Posted: Mon, 11th Jun 2007, 2:55pm

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Phantom48

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ok thanks. i was just wonderin if u could like set a "color to alpha" kinda thing. so for the shot, should i just mask it?
Posted: Mon, 11th Jun 2007, 3:31pm

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Jabooza

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You could just mask it but it wouldn't be very fun, especially if the shot is long.
Posted: Mon, 11th Jun 2007, 6:02pm

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SilverDragon7

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Jabooza is right, but I wounld't suggest it at the slightest bit.