Recording and Editing Green Screen Video

Audio/Video
Prerequisites: 

None

Description: 

"Chroma key compositing, or chroma keying, is a special effects / post-production technique for compositing two images or video streams together based on color hues (chroma range). The technique has been used heavily in many fields to remove a background from the subject of a photo or video – particularly the newscasting, motion picture and videogame industries. ..." (from Wikipedia https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chroma_key ).

Come to learn:

  • What to take to do chroma keying;
  • Where to shoot chroma key video;
  • How to use chroma key effect in iMovie and Final Cut Pro X.

The students will also be given an opportunity to shoot Chroma Key footage at the DMC Video/Photography Studio and get hand-on experience of light set-up for the green screen. 

Dates for this Short Course

Friday, February 24, 2017 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Thursday, March 2, 2017 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Location: 
Digital Media Commons Multipurpose Room, Fondren Library Basement B42F