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Green Screen - Invisible effect [ANSWER]

Posted: Sat, 27th Oct 2007, 5:35pm

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This is probably a stupid question. When doing the green screen then keying to make someone invisible. I can input the subject within a video image. For the background it will be a recorded video plate with a camcorder. It doesn't have to just be a still image for the background?
Posted: Sat, 27th Oct 2007, 6:31pm

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Correct. The background can be nearly any still image or video footage you want. To facilitate easy compositing, it is often useful to keep the camera on a tripod while filming the background plate, as tracking a moving camera is not easy in CompositeLab.