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On the Art of Light & Color in Studio Artist

One of the main ways I use Studio Artist may be with several of its most simple and overlooked features. Simple Studio Artist features help…

Started by Paul Perlow

5 19 hours ago
Reply by John Dalton Synthetik Software

Recording Bezier Paths While Painting

Studio Artist layers are composed of a raster image (RGBA) as well as an associated bezier path frame. The bezier path frame can be used in…

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New reason to desire transparent layer support.

I would think it could be used as a brush targeting variable (i.e. put stroke placement priority on alpha). This way when auto painting is…

Started by Eric

9 Aug 29
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Using Studio Artist in live performance: another question

Hi, it's me again. So I have my hardware setup more or less figured out. I will need a few repetitions to get comfortable with it, but for…

Started by Florence Artur

9 Aug 24
Reply by Florence Artur

Dual display setup for live performance

Hi All, I am thinking of using Studio Artist in a live performance and starting to test scenarios and configurations. I have a few questio…

Started by Florence Artur

22 Aug 23
Reply by Jean Detheux

Literally Painting with Your Blood

We've had various discussions here about perhaps using Studio Artist with CNC machines to do real painting. Using a CNC machine or a robot…

Started by John Dalton Synthetik Software

0 Aug 22

Final Cut Pro X vs Adobe Premiere Pro

I have been looking into these programs. There seems to be a lot of discontent regarding the direction Apple is going in with their film ed…

Started by Paul Perlow

46 Aug 15
Reply by Jean Detheux

Sequential Keyframe Recording

We received a request from a user to run through some of the sequential keyframe features as a new tutorial. Since he had used them several…

Started by John Dalton Synthetik Software

1 Aug 13
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What is Creativity

SO, what is creativity?  It's a concept i try to work through on pretty much a daily basis.   And i certainly think it has relevance to any…

Started by John Dalton Synthetik Software

104 Aug 12
Reply by Paul Perlow

Hawaii Hurricane and Synthetik Software Operations

Some of you who read the weather news may have noticed that Hawaii is getting ready to be double (or triple) tag teamed by successive hurri…

Started by John Dalton Synthetik Software

5 Aug 8
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John Dalton Synthetik Software replied to Paul Perlow's discussion On the Art of Light & Color in Studio Artist
"I f you are processing videos with a PASeq that uses multiple layers, you will probably want to make sure the Layer Playback control in the PAseq Editor control panel is turned on. Here''s a tip on what those PAseq Editor controls are…"
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Paul Perlow replied to Paul Perlow's discussion On the Art of Light & Color in Studio Artist
"I don't work with video but if you are choosing a single image just open it up, duplicate the layer and run an action, ip op or otherwise. Then just try different options for the layer, at 100% opacity and at other percentages just as an…"
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Michael OBannon replied to Paul Perlow's discussion On the Art of Light & Color in Studio Artist
"Paul, I'll give this a try.  Your description is very helpful.  I work primarily with existing video images.  Do you have any suggestions for ways to generate multiple layers that work together well from an existing color…"
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Paul Perlow replied to Paul Perlow's discussion On the Art of Light & Color in Studio Artist
"Michael, Different layer options affect the layer beneath differently. For instance, if I use "Edge 2" in certain circumstances it will height the contrast. If it's too much contrast I will use the transparency option and perhaps use…"
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Michael OBannon replied to Paul Perlow's discussion On the Art of Light & Color in Studio Artist
"Paul, This is an SA feature that I never thought I used particularly well.  Your mention of layering opens my eyes to how it could be very powerful.  Could you perhaps post an example? Thanks, Michael"
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John Dalton Synthetik Software replied to John Dalton Synthetik Software's discussion Recording Bezier Paths While Painting
"It's supposed to. So if it isn't, then that needs to be fixed. And there's also a File : export - import menu command set for exporting the current bezier path frame and importing a saved bezier file into the current bezier path…"
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liveart replied to John Dalton Synthetik Software's discussion Recording Bezier Paths While Painting
"John does save session save the associated bezier paths? If so this might be of great interest to Craig. If not then something like save beziers or a save session which did save the associated beziers might be a cool add on for v6 "
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