See the options of the Ultra Key effect to achieve a professional result. Make sure the green screen clip is still selected, then twirl down Opacity in Effect Controls. If your talent is moving, shoot at a higher shutter speed to avoid motion blur that may otherwise ruin the chroma key effect. In this workshop filmmaker and author Maxim Jago presents a quick guide for editors who want to make the transition from Avid Media Composer or Apple Final Cut Pro to Adobe Premiere Pro, or even to move back and forth between applications. Switch the Output back to Composite and take a look at the finished results. Your goal, even with bad keys, is to get the background immediately behind the talent to be solid black, even if other areas of the frame are not. If you have any comments or thoughts about editing green screen in Adobe Premiere Pro, let us know in the comments below! Any shades of gray indicates translucency which, in general, you want to avoid.
You position your subject in front of a green backdrop. I try to have the green background display between 40-50% level on the waveform monitor. To remove or at least minimize the spill, try manipulating the properties under Spill Suppression. Just make sure that your subject or any part of your subject never gets cropped out of frame. This applies the keying effect to the selected clip, or clips. This small version of Adobe Premiere Pro is designed for novice editors and consumers. So, having selected the greengloves.
The technique has been used heavily in many fields to remove a background from the subject of a photo or video — particularly the newscasting, motion picture and videogame industries. You will find them in the Effects tab, under Video Effects, and Keying. Above are some tips for getting perfect key effects in Premiere Pro, in most case, that will hep you to get a better compositing result. It also provides instant video rendering that allows the user to instantly preview the preview of the edits made to the video timeline. Change the Output menu from Composite the final result to Alpha Channel.
Still getting a tiny bit of edging over on the right. Even the best transparency masks are worthless without good spill correction! The Difference Matte effect creates transparency by comparing a source layer with a difference layer, and then keying out pixels in the source layer that match both the position and color in the difference layer. If you have any questions, leave a comment below. In the Video Effects option, go to Keying and then click the Ultra Key. There is a basic Color Key and the Ultra Key. As its name graciously suggests, the plugin is based on the chroma key technology that turns photo backgrounds to a transparent state, which can be then populated with a different one, of your choice. If your subject is really simple, you can get away with only using the 8-point garbage matte.
The area outside the hair is processed to have cleaner, crisper edges. The next step is to click the eyedropper on the Key Color property and select the green color from your source footage. Or watched the weather forecast? Chances are it was full of green screens. The Advanced Spill Suppressor effect is turned off by default to allow you to sample the key color in the Keylight effect or if the footage does not have any color spill to be removed. If none of this works, you might have to re-shoot.
For most situations, green clothing can be recovered in just seconds without needing to manually paint or trace edges. However, it will work for most shades of green, especially if the screen is well lit and a solid shade of green. Paint is always better than fabric; avoid wrinkles and folds. Remember, the easiest way to avoid excessive spill is to separate your actors from the background. I usually find that selecting the darker part of the green first works best. And let's pull down a little bit so you can see what's going on. In this article, we will show you how to do Chroma key in Premiere Pro and some tips for getting a perfect Chroma Key effect.
The transparency of the image in the Composition panel changes as you move the pointer over different colors or shades. If you type in Chroma Key though, in the Quick Search, you're going to get an older Chroma key effect. Getting Started before Compositing Green Screen Video in Premiere Pro: If you are wondering where to get the green screen background resource, while the answer is, you can find some on websites or shoot the green screen video by yourself. Click the eyedropper next to Key Color. This crops in the edges of the image and a little goes a long way. For example, if you want to create a matte for musical notes on a white background, you can key out the brighter values; the dark musical notes become the only opaque areas. Note how dramatically she is lit, while the background is very even and flat.
You can also drag the effect on top of the V2 clip. Garbage mattes are used to get rid of the junk. Most of those backdrops and sets were completely digital. This is how we select our green chroma color. You can use that if you want to. Maybe adjust the black point pedestal. Use the sliders in steps 6 and 7 to fine-tune the keying results.