Maccabeats - Brave
Thursday, January 16, 2014 at 6:02PM
Ben Brooksby in Color Grading, color correction, davinci resolve 10, how to, maccabeats, tutorial

The desired look for this video was bright and sunny. But the day it was shot was cloudy. Initially I did some things that accentuated the clouds in the sky making it feel like rain was imminant. Growing up in Washington state where the sky is often overcast I was unaware that's how it felt. So the skies had to go. I raised the threshold to blow out as much of the sky as possible while still retaining detail in the singers. White shirts aren't especially conducive to this approach, but with some selective technique, the lost detail was mostly limited to the sky. 

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