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Force Field Help wanted

Posted: Thu, 28th Aug 2008, 7:34pm

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Big Guy

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Hey there again,

I am attempting to master the force field and am stuck.

I have tried Masking and still no success in my goal.

Here is what I am wanting to do.

Create a forcefield around the actor.

Easy enough right?

Here is the problem:

The actor is facing the camera in a pose that shows them creating a force field around them. The arch of the forcefields outline appears but the front of the actor is blocked out solid by forcefield so you really cannot get the actors apperance.

I was able to create a silloette of the actor in the forcefield but that is all.

I would like it to appear like in the Star Wars films when the forcefield is around the droidaka.

Any suggestions would be great.

Thanks
Posted: Thu, 28th Aug 2008, 8:21pm

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Big Guy

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OK, I removed the Black out of the preset and got what I am kinda looking for, anyone have a suggestion on how to change the color of the forcefield?

Currently the preset I downloaded was blue, I would like to try for a purple or red, just to change up the look of each characters special ability.

Thanks
Posted: Thu, 28th Aug 2008, 8:31pm

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SilverDragon7

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What Preset did you download?
Posted: Thu, 28th Aug 2008, 9:55pm

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Big Guy

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Forcefield by Tarn in the Download section of this site.
Posted: Thu, 28th Aug 2008, 10:17pm

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Axeman

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Use grading filters to alter the color. Color Balance, Hue Shift, Ambient Light, Hue Colorize, and Levels are some of the grading filters you can use to change the color of the effect.