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green screen layers - how to put yourself behind an object?

Posted: Sun, 18th Jan 2009, 11:56pm

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how do you put yourself behind an object or someone? here's an example of what im talking about look at :46.
Posted: Mon, 19th Jan 2009, 12:07am

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The easiest way is to greenscreen the person in front as well. If you can't, such as in that example, you use a mask to block out the area covered by the other person or object.
Posted: Mon, 19th Jan 2009, 4:08pm

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to start with put you self infront of where you want to be behind
then there will be someone infront i guess. garbage mat out the bit infront of the guy, then your guy looks as though he is behind