Brick Flicks: A Comprehensive Guide to Making Your Own by Sarah Herman

By Sarah Herman

Flip your bricks into blockbusters with this movie-making consultant! You’ve noticeable the smash-hit movie; now it’s time to step into the director’s chair and make your individual. disregard titanic budgets, A-list motion picture stars, and unique locations—this complete consultant will provide help to make a stop-motion motion picture utilizing little greater than a digital camera, a working laptop or computer, and your personal LEGO collection.

From making a choice on the precise equipment, making plans a narrative, and constructing pictures, to animating minifigures, modifying, and selling your movie on-line, Brick Flicks has sufficient tips and tips to flip a popcorn prentice and into an Oscar-worthy wizard. in addition to a short heritage of Brickfilms, respectable LEGO indicates, videos, and linked items, and a wealth of data and services from probably the most well known Brickfilms manufacturers available in the market, it is a must-have buy for any budding administrators, younger or previous, who are looking to flip their field of bricks into flicks.

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Selecting Final Cut Pro > User Preferences and going to the Timeline Options tab allows you to modify all future sequences. Selecting Sequence > Settings (Command + 0) or selecting the Timeline submenu allows you to modify the current sequence only. You must have the Canvas or Timeline selected for this command to work. Give Your Eyes a Break: Adjusting Browser Text Size Whether you’re working on a high-res monitor (we are) or just getting a little older (us too), sometimes it gets a little hard to see things in the Final Cut Pro interface.

26 ᕤ Start with the color to zero saturation while you adjust the black level. At the bottom right of the color bars image there are three black bars known as the PLUGE bars —Picture Lineup Generating Equipment. , adjust it so it’s just visible, then back it off a bit. 5 IRE bar should be barely visible. 5 IRE bars. | SETTING SETTINGYOURSELF YOURSELF UP UP FOR FOR SUCCESS SUCCESS ᕣ Play back bars in your NLE or from tape, suitable for your television system from the Viewer’s Generator menu. ᕧ Adjust the contrast to maximum.

This is a Filter Pack. ᕥ Rename the Filter Pack to something a little more descriptive; for example, Widescreen with Color Corrector. ᕦ Find another clip that you’d like to add an effect to and drag the whole bin to that clip. ᕧ Open up the newly effected clip and notice that the filters from the Filter Pack are applied in order and with the keyframes you originally set. RT Extreme is one of the biggest additions to Final Cut Pro. You not only get more layers of real-time effects, but you get real-time out to your NTSC monitor.

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