Colour-Grading in Movies
‘Color grading is the process of altering and enhancing the color of a motion picture, video image, or still image either electronically, photo-chemically or digitally. The photo-chemical process is also referred to as color timing and is typically performed at a photographic laboratory.’
This process allows the video editor to control the image. A video clip conveys more than the content it contains. It is a step by step process which requires good knowledge of Hue, Saturation, RGB curves, shadows, highlights and more. Pull back the curtain on color grading in these insightful breakdown videos. Studying breakdown videos is a great way to become a better colorist.