Contrast is King – Part 1

Let's talk a little bit about contrast. The dictionary defines contrast as such: [quote_left]contrast noun |ˈkänˌtrast | the state of being strikingly different from something else, typically something in juxtaposition or close association.[/quote_left] So, two important concepts from the definition: Strikingly different In juxtaposition Contrast is a hugely important part of filmmaking...

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Sherlock Holmes Look

Stuart Samuels (@stusam81) tweeted me this past Sunday about recreating the look from Sherlock Holmes: https://twitter.com/stusam81/status/216862025433890816 Here's the reference image he sent me: He also said that he did most of his work in After Effects, so this post will be using Colorista II. Let's get going! Here's the...

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