Color Grading for Filmmaking: The Vision, Art, and Science Staff Pick

Dandan Liu, Documentary Filmmaker & Cinematographer

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16 Lessons (51m)
    • 1. Course Intro

      2:10
    • 2. Class Materials

      0:39
    • 3. Seeing Nuances in Color

      1:45
    • 4. Eye Training Exercise

      5:54
    • 5. Storytelling and Color Grading

      1:16
    • 6. Science of Color Grading

      0:27
    • 7. Order of Operations

      0:58
    • 8. Step One: Color Correct

      6:22
    • 9. Step Two: Shot Matching

      5:29
    • 10. Step Three: Skin Tones

      4:05
    • 11. Step Four: Color Grading

      4:36
    • 12. Stylized Example

      6:43
    • 13. Step Five: Polish and Export

      2:44
    • 14. Storytelling and Color Examples

      3:53
    • 15. Bonus: Vectorscope

      3:01
    • 16. Course Conclusion

      1:22
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Project Description

Your class project will be to post a before and after version of a still from your film, that you have color graded according to the five step order of operations taught in this course. Have fun!

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