Fixing Dead Pixels And Image Artifacts in Baselight

October 13, 2022

Image repair and dust-busting are frequent duties of colorists & finishers. Learn how Baselight's DSpot and Paint tools perform these fixes.


Learning Baselight LOOK/Student, Part 19: The DSpot and Paint Operators

In this insight, learn how the DSpot and Paint operator empowers you to fix dead pixels, dust, and grain in your image. Learn how to customize individual operators to tweak these adjustments to meet your needs!

Both operators can be used to fix problems across an entire shot or just for a frame. But they work differently, and in my experience, you sometimes need to switch between them depending on if the fixed area has motion moving through it.

Key takeaways from this Insight:

By the end of this Insight, you will understand the following:

  • How to use the DSpot tool to fix dust, grain, or dead pixels
  • How to use the Paint tool to fix dust, grain, or dead pixels
  • How to customize the individual DSpot and Paint strokes to refine your fixes

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Questions or Comments?

We only have one more Insight in this series on getting started with Baselight LOOK/Student! Let me know if you have any questions or comments about this Insight or the series in general. Would you like to see more Baselight Insights here on Mixing Light? Now’s a good time to let us know.

– Luke

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