I like to work with background plates in Resolve. This allows me to color correct my product or actor in place, allowing creative choices. Watch me work.
Creating a Black and White Look seems like an easy prospect, initially. But they can be some of the most difficult jobs. Learn how to execute this Look.
Learn how you can create a window and use the new node PTZR controls hide a dead pixel, water spot or other unwanted item in that shot.
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.
New feature in Resolve 10 include frame blending, motion flow, rippling your timeline and varispeeds via XML. In this video I cover all these features.
Has a client ever asked you to create a 'Film Look'? Yes, us too. In this video, learn how we get to this Look using some new features in DaVinci Resolve.
Sometimes when you're color correcting you need to give the job an extra wow factor. My favorite technique at the moment is tinting the shadows. Learn how.
How should you quote your color correction jobs? Flat bid or bill by the hour? We map this crater-filled landscape with Do's and Do Not's.
There are common points that are useful for you to understand when trying to become a professional colorist. We share our top tips in this article.
DaVinci Resolve doesn't officially support the specific combination of a 720p frame size playing back at 23.976. Learn how you can force this playback.
SpeedGrade CC is one of the few color correction apps that lets you fully modify how the Lift / Gamma / Gains overlap. Learn how simple it is to adjust.
Do you ever wish you could work on a perfect duplicate of an HSL key you created in DaVinci Resolve? Learn tricks for doing that (and avoid copy/pasting).
We answer two questions: Solving a problem with keying and windowing the moon on a black background + explaining technical terms to co-workers.
'Secondary corrections' are isolations to areas of an image to make specific color corrections. Here are tips on getting quick results.
Dan shares the updates and feature refinements for Resolve 10 Windows including showcasing the new gradient window and unlimited shapes per node
DaVinci Resolve 10 hides the 'Master Session' by default. Why do I rely on it when color correcting commercials and music videos? How do you find it again?
How does a professional colorist color correct food? Our guest colorist Rob Bessette shares his secrets and the keys for a successful session.
Dealing with Time Warps in a color correction workflow is difficult to manage. I found a workflow, saving time and money for you and your clients!
Podcast: Learn about a new training title for SpeedGrade CC + How to work with a DP in a color correction session + Choosing video displays for grading.
Do you know how you can copy / merge color corrections in Avid Symphony from one sequence to another? This video shows you the process.
Learn how to make a global correction to the brightest and most intensely saturated areas of an image without tediously creating nodes for each shot.