Avid Xpress DV - Pro Pleasantvile Effect
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Submitted By - Shekhar
Submitted on - 2008-04-16 01:08:25
Creating the 'Plesantville' effect in Avid Xpress or Media Composer is a fairly simple task. In fact, a similar technique can be used in almost any other non-linear editing system.
*The controls are extremely finicky. It will take some experimenting to find the correct value. Normally, it is a fine mix between the Hue, Gain and Softness controls. Once you get the correct mix, the effect can be spectacular. More detail...