Hello all,Quite new here and still learning SA4 & 5. I wish to add manual painting into video as an alpha layer (just the painting or drawing) on top of video footage (so without white or black…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Alan Aug 8.
"Snapz Pro rocks, but is not cheap if, as I do, you need that kind of utility on a number of computers.
I’ve been using if for many many years, but if you do not need all the bells and whistles that come with the full Snapz Pro (like…"
"If you want to record your painting in real time, then you either need to output to a movie stream, or use an external screen capture program like snapz pro or streamflow.
Here's a tip on movie streams. You'd probably want to use a gated…"
Hello all,Quite new here and still learning SA4 & 5. I wish to add manual painting into video as an alpha layer (just the painting or drawing) on top of video footage (so without white or black background) with probably chroma key in the editors. How do I do that and what file format to save it in SA? Hereunder an example as a .mov file I appreciate your inputs.Thanks.Alan :-)See More
"Here are some V5 paint presets that show off different splatter effects. I've attached 2 categories as well as some Brush files they use that you might need if they aren't already inside your V5 Brush folder."
"For a long time, I used the ProRes 422(HQ) option, it was the format I worked with in both SA and FCP and later FCP X, but once I saw (on a movie theatre screen) the “same” movie in 422 (HQ) and in 4444, I was sold on ProRes…"
"Any time you run a lossy compression algorithm, you are going to lose something associated with the frame image. That degradation will compound if you later recompress with a difference codec. Whether or not that is a problem depends on the source…"