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The truth about green screen

The truth about green screen

We’ve all seen them: green screen plugin videos where the demo artist clicks a button and all the green disappears, replaced by a perfectly composited background. But in the…

Blue and green screen go… Blackmagic

Blue and green screen go… Blackmagic

At IBC 2016 Blackmagic Design announced, today, it acquired the world’s number one realtime blue and green screen compositing solution, Ultimatte. Ultimatte is known worldwide for delivering broadcast quality…

Keying and compositing in NukeX

Keying and compositing in NukeX

You’ve seen it before: composited people with hair helmets. If you’ve done any keying yourself, you probably notice it all the time. And you’ve seen worse: webbed…

Disney’s Tomorrowland: Realistic Environments On Stage

Disney’s Tomorrowland: Realistic Environments On Stage

The recent film Tomorrowland, from Director Brad Bird, uses DPS Cinema technology to create the environments described in the story. DPS Cinema is a principal supplier of the latest in…

How to Light Wrap [updated]

How to Light Wrap [updated]

Digital Anarchy has a new After Effects format plug-in for Summer 2015, Light Wrap Fanstatic, which works in Final Cut Pro, After Effects, and Premiere Pro on Macintosh or…