Narrative Color Correction – Time Of Day

Narrative Color Correction – Time Of Day

June 4, 2014

In this insight dan takes you through a journey of setting the time of day in a scene. The flow of the story is key when setting a time.


Narrative Grading – Time Of Day

Next in my colorist circuit training series focuses on the time of day. Lets get your colorist brain in gear and get the creative juices flowing. Setting the time of day is something we take for granted but knowing what makes viewers subconsciously think of certain times of day is an essential skill. It can range from simple things like color temperature and brightness to complex things like using windows to create longer shadows and lens flares.

I’d like you all to follow my usual pattern of pushing your self and start with broader grades and then refine it down to the very very specific.

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