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Good Reasons To Use Green Screen Los Angeles

August 4, 2011 by  
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Photographers are currently into green screen Los Angeles. Green screen photography is when you shoot your subject when in front of a green background and then the computer programs removes all the green in the photograph. From there you can put any kind of background behind or in the front of the individual you just took. The computer application will quickly combine the two photos together creating one great fantasy picture.

Green screen studio kits are used to superimpose a subject on a backdrop. Green screens work by a cameraperson shooting a subject against the green background and then uploading the footage to a personal computer, where the green background is taken away and substituted with another background. Green screens can be found as a complete kit with all the elements you’d need, however, you can also create some of the equipment, or maybe you like to purchase the items separately. A full green screen studio kit should have at least a green screen, a background support and two lights for the background.

By shooting a person in front of a green screen, you can use chroma key to replace that shade of green with another image, which makes it look like the person is in front of a different background. Green or blue are the colors of choice because they are the furthest from the color of skin, ensuring that pieces of the actor or actress do not merge into the background. You can buy pricey green screens to take your special effects.

In order to create a green screen, visit your nearby hardware shop and select several paint swatches in the bright green color area. Some of more appropriate shades exist in the “kid’s room” paint area. Select about 6 different shades of green and take them back home. Spread the different colored paint swatches on the floor and with no your videos lights, shoot the swatches for about half a minute. Take the footage and place the green screen filter on the clip. Depending on your editing software, create a layer just under the one you just captured and place a solid black jpg. Adjust the controls until you find which color “keys” out the very best. Go back to your nearby hardware shop and have the paint department produce a gallon of the green paint which you selected. After that proceed to the flooring department and buy the lowest priced piece of linoleum they carry. Paint the back of the linoleum using the green paint and once dry, hang it up and shoot away.

Green screen Los Angeles work can be valuable to your studio’s bottom line. People who do corporate portraiture may have a number of clients who want to have their staff photographed on location in the office. You only drag all the gear to their offices at one time, document the very best locations for backgrounds, light them like portrait backgrounds, and make up a file of those images. Transporting in and setting up lighting is a serious disruption to the general flow of an office. Take into account the worth to the clients if you just have to do that every couple of years, as you shoot their new staff in the convenience of your studio, dropping in backgrounds along the way.

There are many sites that offer different types of advice on how to make use of Green Screen Los Angeles but the majority of them are not very comprehensive or specific. Be sure to check out my own reviews as well as posts on all you need to find out about Green Screen LA before following other tips.

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