By V Renée
Color grading can be tricky, so try to avoid falling into these common traps.
Color grading your footage is not like adding an Instagram filter to your photos, though many beginners treat it as such. The process is long and frustrating, not only requiring a lot of patience, finesse, and understanding of color theory but also knowledge of how to avoid common mistakes. Luckily, Matti Haapoja of TravelFeels names five of them in the video below to help you set yourself on the right path when working on your grade in post.
We’ve all made these mistakes before, but the good thing is that knowing about them is half the battle. They’re all relatively easy to avoid or correct.
From:: No Film School