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Police Lights

Posted: Sun, 7th Mar 2010, 2:38am

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Galdors

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Hi,

I want to have flashing red and blue police lights illuminating my scene (without showing any police cars) to give the effect that police are approaching. Any suggestions?

Thanks!
Posted: Sun, 7th Mar 2010, 4:22am

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Axeman

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Definitely, absolutely, and unequivocally should be done using practical lights off camera while filming.
Posted: Sun, 7th Mar 2010, 3:42pm

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acproductions

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Here are some good police light effects http://www.detonationfilms.com/DVLightbars.html
Posted: Mon, 14th Jun 2010, 6:10pm

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RodyPolis

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use the optics engine to give a blured red/blue glow.