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Updated my post on vignette in Premiere Pro

Due to the popularity of my brief overview of methods to create a vignette in Premiere Pro, I updated it with a new method that I found in the meantime. Unfortunately, Premiere Pro CS6 still does not allow you to … Continue reading

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Green screen primer

Having recently had an opportunity to do some green screen work, which at first glance seemed to be a quick job, and later turned out to require some pretty hefty rotoscopy and compositing, I decided to write down another caveat, … Continue reading

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Premiere CS 5.5 is very slick

My editing station at home is rather old – dual core E6600, 4 GB of RAM and Matrox APVe graphic card with no 3D acceleration. It is hardly a setup that inspires confidence that any more serious work except basic … Continue reading

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A small discovery

Today I happened to find a new useful shortcut in Premiere Pro, even though I thought that I knew them all – well, almost. It turns out, that the backslash key (“\”) not only zooms your timeline out to allow … Continue reading

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Three (or more) ways to make a vignette in Premiere Pro

UPDATE: I wrote a plugin that will allow you to make your own vignette in a more convenient manner. It’s still not ideal due to some limitations of After Effects SDK in Premiere Pro, but you can download it on … Continue reading

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