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artificial footsteps

Posted: Sun, 1st Aug 2010, 2:27am

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JemarcusOgletree

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ok im making a greenscreen video of me at the beach and i need to know how to make artificial footsteps in the sand. Im making a remake of my other video http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TbA80__QiAw
Posted: Wed, 4th Aug 2010, 7:53pm

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2xZProductions

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There isn't easy solutions. Easiest: If you look online and find a footprint in sand that may be an easy fix, composite it onto your background, and mask it out when needed.

http://www.google.com/imgres?imgurl=http://wwwdelivery.superstock.com/WI/223/1574/PreviewComp/SuperStock_1574R-016039.jpg&imgrefurl=http://www.superstock.com/stock-photos-images/1574R-016039&usg=__pFHlxDYOHdmb_vpPl9fzwSG8Exc=&h=350&w=350&sz=124&hl=en&start=0&tbnid=7GNfnl-N4gsPeM:&tbnh=130&tbnw=139&prev=/images%3Fq%3Dshoe%2Bprint%2Bsand%26um%3D1%26hl%3Den%26client%3Dsafari%26sa%3DN%26rls%3Den%26biw%3D1280%26bih%3D623%26tbs%3Disch:1&um=1&itbs=1&iact=rc&dur=191&ei=gcRZTPT9LYrksQOsjNnNCg&page=1&ndsp=23&ved=1t:429,r:3,s:0&tx=97&ty=64

http://www.google.com/imgres?imgurl=http://farm4.static.flickr.com/3242/3153415149_540c836900.jpg&imgrefurl=http://www.flickr.com/photos/shogun_79/3153415149/&usg=__Bx4u8BDbZWr4GZgr8yZDnlX548k=&h=343&w=500&sz=186&hl=en&start=4&tbnid=5qEw6WM9RSfxUM:&tbnh=89&tbnw=130&prev=/images%3Fq%3Dshoe%2Bprint%2Bsand%26um%3D1%26hl%3Den%26client%3Dsafari%26sa%3DN%26rls%3Den%26biw%3D1280%26bih%3D623%26tbs%3Disch:10%2C280&um=1&itbs=1&ei=ocRZTO-VM5HwuAO6p6GHDg&biw=1280&bih=623

May need to stretch the images as well when compositing!

Cheers!

-2xZ
Posted: Wed, 4th Aug 2010, 7:53pm

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2xZProductions

Force: 674 | Joined: 27th Mar 2010 | Posts: 196

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There isn't easy solutions. Easiest: If you look online and find a footprint in sand that may be an easy fix, composite it onto your background, and mask it out when needed.

http://www.google.com/imgres?imgurl=http://wwwdelivery.superstock.com/WI/223/1574/PreviewComp/SuperStock_1574R-016039.jpg&imgrefurl=http://www.superstock.com/stock-photos-images/1574R-016039&usg=__pFHlxDYOHdmb_vpPl9fzwSG8Exc=&h=350&w=350&sz=124&hl=en&start=0&tbnid=7GNfnl-N4gsPeM:&tbnh=130&tbnw=139&prev=/images%3Fq%3Dshoe%2Bprint%2Bsand%26um%3D1%26hl%3Den%26client%3Dsafari%26sa%3DN%26rls%3Den%26biw%3D1280%26bih%3D623%26tbs%3Disch:1&um=1&itbs=1&iact=rc&dur=191&ei=gcRZTPT9LYrksQOsjNnNCg&page=1&ndsp=23&ved=1t:429,r:3,s:0&tx=97&ty=64

http://www.google.com/imgres?imgurl=http://farm4.static.flickr.com/3242/3153415149_540c836900.jpg&imgrefurl=http://www.flickr.com/photos/shogun_79/3153415149/&usg=__Bx4u8BDbZWr4GZgr8yZDnlX548k=&h=343&w=500&sz=186&hl=en&start=4&tbnid=5qEw6WM9RSfxUM:&tbnh=89&tbnw=130&prev=/images%3Fq%3Dshoe%2Bprint%2Bsand%26um%3D1%26hl%3Den%26client%3Dsafari%26sa%3DN%26rls%3Den%26biw%3D1280%26bih%3D623%26tbs%3Disch:10%2C280&um=1&itbs=1&ei=ocRZTO-VM5HwuAO6p6GHDg&biw=1280&bih=623

May need to stretch the images as well when compositing!

Cheers!

-2xZ