rotoscoping

Create the “Undone” look using EbSynth

Create the “Undone” look using EbSynth

The new Netflix series “Undone,” like “A Scanner Darkly” before it, creates a compelling visual style by rotoscoping live action actors, and painting animation frames over…

Automatic Rotoscoping…For Free

Automatic Rotoscoping…For Free

We’re still a few years away from where machine learning AI can produce rotoscoping that rivals what human artists can achieve (though only a very few), but even today…

IBC 2019: Boris FX acquires SilhouetteFX and Digital Film Tools

IBC 2019: Boris FX acquires SilhouetteFX and Digital Film Tools

Boris FX acquisition of SilhouetteFX (SFX) and Digital Film Tools (DFT) adds highly-specialized feature film rotoscoping, paint, and photo editing plug-ins to the Boris FX suite. Boris FX…

First Look: Wacom MobileStudio Pro 16

First Look: Wacom MobileStudio Pro 16

I first saw the Wacom MobileStudio Pro at NAB last year and finally got my hands on one to test this winter. For an amazing Cintiq-style creative pen tablet…

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…

Mocha for Media Composer Editors

Mocha for Media Composer Editors

Get a brief overview of what Mocha is, how and why you should use it, as well as some operational basics from the perspective of an Avid editor! Why use…