Newby To Adobe Premier Pro - Workflow ? at DVinfo.net

Go Back   DV Info Net > Cross-Platform Post Production Solutions > Adobe Creative Suite

Adobe Creative Suite
All about the world of Adobe Premiere and its associated plug-ins.


Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old December 30th, 2010, 09:50 AM   #1
Regular Crew
 
Join Date: Mar 2003
Location: Canton, GA 30114
Posts: 60
Newby To Adobe Premier Pro - Workflow ?

Greetings - as a newby to Adobe Prem Pro/CS5 - I was wondering if some one could give me a quick step by step workflow to get started to do the following :

1. I have a clip of animal in tree - but sky is grayish - and I want to add a blue sky layer for more pleasing affect.

Where do I start first ? Do I eventually get into "After Affects" , etc. ? Any help would be much appreciated !

I have MacPro with 10gb ram, 3ghz dual core, Nvidia 8800 GT

Thanks !

russgutshall@hotmail.com
__________________
Russ Gutshall
Russ Gutshall is offline   Reply With Quote
Old December 30th, 2010, 12:09 PM   #2
Trustee
 
Join Date: Mar 2005
Location: Coronado Island
Posts: 1,452
Within PPro are video filters for "Change Color" and "Replace Color"
You can apply the filters and play around with the settings, look up info about them in PPro "Help", and also go to the Adobe TV website and find well done video tutorials that cover a wide variety of topics such as this one.
__________________
Bob
Robert Young is offline   Reply With Quote
Old December 30th, 2010, 01:57 PM   #3
Wrangler
 
Join Date: May 2003
Location: Houston, TX
Posts: 4,093
Good advice from Robert. Other tools that might help would be garbage matts and experimenting with keys, especially perhaps luminance.
__________________
Pete Bauer
The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious. It is the source of all true art and science. Albert Einstein
Trying to solve a DV mystery? You may find the answer behind the SEARCH function ... or be able to join a discussion already in progress!
Pete Bauer is offline   Reply With Quote
Old January 1st, 2011, 01:39 PM   #4
Major Player
 
Join Date: Jun 2007
Location: The Netherlands
Posts: 694
You might want to have a look at this:
Adobe Evangelists - Karl Soule - Using the 3-way CoCo as a Secondary Color Corrector | Adobe TV
Ann Bens is offline   Reply With Quote
Old January 2nd, 2011, 01:05 AM   #5
Trustee
 
Join Date: Mar 2005
Location: Coronado Island
Posts: 1,452
Good one, Ann!!
As much as I've used the Three Way Color Corrector, I never knew that feature was available :)
__________________
Bob
Robert Young is offline   Reply With Quote
Old January 2nd, 2011, 06:12 AM   #6
Major Player
 
Join Date: Jun 2007
Location: The Netherlands
Posts: 694
It's very well hidden. ;-)
Ann Bens is offline   Reply With Quote
Old January 2nd, 2011, 01:12 PM   #7
Inner Circle
 
Join Date: Nov 2005
Location: LOWESTOFT - UK
Posts: 2,123
It's more annoying when you discover the feature AFTER you spent ages on a previous project and the new feature, had you known about it, would have been damn handy!
Paul R Johnson is offline   Reply With Quote
Old January 2nd, 2011, 01:51 PM   #8
Regular Crew
 
Join Date: Oct 2010
Location: Brevard, Florida
Posts: 77
Does anyone else appreciate the irony of a color correction tutorial that itself has bluish skin tones and bad lighting?

Don't get me wrong, Adobe, the tutorials are worth their weight in gold.
__________________
Beer is cheaper than therapy.
John Kilderry is offline   Reply With Quote
Old January 3rd, 2011, 06:10 PM   #9
Major Player
 
Join Date: Jun 2007
Location: The Netherlands
Posts: 694
Actual it isn't a new feature, it has been there ever since CS3.
Ann Bens is offline   Reply With Quote
Old January 4th, 2011, 02:15 AM   #10
Major Player
 
Join Date: Mar 2005
Location: Neenah, WI
Posts: 547
Quote:
Originally Posted by Ann Bens View Post
Actual it isn't a new feature, it has been there ever since CS3.
Another everyday edit feature that got displaced by Dynamic Link in the marketing message priority list...
__________________
TimK
Kolb Productions
Tim Kolb is offline   Reply
Reply

DV Info Net refers all where-to-buy and where-to-rent questions exclusively to these trusted full line dealers and rental houses...

Professional Video
(800) 833-4801
Portland, OR

B&H Photo Video
(866) 521-7381
New York, NY

Z.G.C.
(973) 335-4460
Mountain Lakes, NJ

Abel Cine Tech
(888) 700-4416
N.Y. NY & L.A. CA

Precision Camera
(800) 677-1023
Austin, TX

DV Info Net also encourages you to support local businesses and buy from an authorized dealer in your neighborhood.
  You are here: DV Info Net > Cross-Platform Post Production Solutions > Adobe Creative Suite

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

 



Google
 

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 12:15 AM.


DV Info Net -- Real Names, Real People, Real Info!
1998-2017 The Digital Video Information Network