My Tutorials

Ryan Holmes Cut Color Post Tutorials and How-To's for Final Cut Pro, Premiere Pro, After Effects, Color, Resolve, Smoke, Photoshop, Compressor, Media Encoder

CCP Episdoe 015: Pulling a Key in Color

Cut | Color | Post | Episode 015: Pulling a Key in Color. In this episode we look at how to pull a key in Color. This will teach the user how to generate a matte based on Hue, Saturation, or Luminance in order to further grade the image.

Previously released under the "Studio006" podcast name.

 

CCP Episode 014: User Defined Shapes

Cut | Color | Post Episode 014: User Defined Shapes. In this episode I focus on creating and using custom shapes as vignettes. A powerful tool inside of Color that allows users to specify exactly what the shape vignette takes. I explore how to create, edit, attach a user shape to a secondary.

Previously released under the "Studio006" podcast name.

 

CCP Episode 013: Tracking

Cut | Color | Post Episode 013: Tracking. CCP dives into tracking inside of Color. While it may only be a point tracker it still provides some helpful solutions to challenging shots. I will demonstrate how to setup a track and how to connect it with a vignette in the secondary room.

Previously released under the "Studio006" podcast name.

 

CCP Episode 012: The Still Store

Cut | Color | Post Episode 012: The Still Store. This episode of CCP we run through the Still Store room. It's used to hold still pictures of grades you've worked on enabling you to compare one shot with another. 

Previously released under the "Studio006" podcast name.

 

CCP Episode 011: The Primary Out Room

Cut | Color | Post Episode 011: The Primary Out Room. In this CCP episode we'll turn our attention to the last room inside of Color. Here we'll be able to adjust levels and overall color balance before rendering out. This room allows users to add any last touches to a grade that is needed. 

Previously released under the "Studio006" podcast name.

 

CCP Episode 010: The Color FX Room

Cut | Color | Post Episode 010: The Color FX Room. CCP takes a brief look at the Color FX room. I look at nodes, building node trees, how to connect and disconnect noodles, and how to use presets as a basis for creating custom looks on your footage.

Previously released under the "Studio006" podcast name.

 

CCP Episode 009: Render Time

Cut | Color | Post Episode 009: Render Time. In this episode of CCP we take a detour from the normal right to left progression inside of Color and jump to the rendering room. We will look at how to render a shot in Color, where the file is placed, and how to get that render back into FCP7.

Previously released under the "Studio006" podcast name.

 

CCP Episode 008: The Secondary Room Part 2

Cut | Color | Post Episode 008: The Secondary Room (Part 2). In this episode of CCP I walk through how to move, size, soften, and color grade using the vignette. This is an extremely powerful tool which allows for dynamic relighting of scenes and gives the colorist the power to draw the viewers attention to specific areas.

Previously released under the "Studio006" podcast name.

 

CCP Episode 007: The Secondary Room Part 1

Cut | Color | Post Episode 007: We begin to tackle the Secondary Room. This episode provides a brief overview of the layout, the tabs, and the wheels contained within the Secondaries Room.

Previously released under the "Studio006" podcast name.