Creating Color Correction Looks: The Low Contrast Look

Creating Color Correction Looks: The Low Contrast Look

October 27, 2013

The Low Contrast Look is a flat style of color correcting. In this video, learn how we execute it without making our images look lifeless.


Creating the Low Contrast Look

Its something that we all dread to hear: Can you give me that washed out low-contrast Look? But if that’s what the client wants, IΒ can’t say no!

In this Insight, I share my approach to low contrast. For me, the key is to get as much separation and contrast into the footage without losing the ‘log’ or ‘flat’ feel that the client is after. It’s a bit tricky since as they say, contrast is where sharpness and detail come from…

Check out the video to find out more!


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  • I don’t suppose anyone else is having problems with audio on this are they? Can’t seem to hear anything? Thanks πŸ™‚

  • Dan Moran

    Hey Kraig,

    I just noticed the same problem also! The source file seems to be ok so could you try downloading this insight?

    I’ll be re uploading this insight asap for you!


  • Dan Moran

    Hey Kraig,

    This should be back to normal and streaming with audio again. Sorry about the issues!


  • Cool – thanks Dan πŸ™‚ Looking forward to it!

  • Loved it! Cheers πŸ™‚

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