Green Screen

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Desktop computers have revolutionized the special effects world making it possible for anyone to create dazzling special effects. This workshop will serve as an introduction and survey of special effects techniques. During this 2-day workshop, participants will shoot, composite and edit a short special effects sequence. Day 1 of this Workshop will focus on production and be conducted with SAW Video's portable green screen. Day 2 activities will focus on Post-Production techniques in FXPX or DaVinci.

Topics covered will include:

  • lighting and shooting
  • green screen effects
  • keying basics
  • basic matting techniques
  • motion tracking
  • compositing
Duration in hours
Prerequisite Workshops
Intro to Video Production, Intro to After Effects
Maximum Participants
Cost for Members
Cost for Non-Members
SAW Video, Workshop Room
Workshop Dates
Saturday December 7 2019, 12:00 - 5:00 pm
Sunday December 8 2019, 12:00 - 5:00 pm
Registration Deadline


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Noah Davidson is a local business owner and videographer based in Ottawa. His video business focuses on marketing and wedding content. He has a Diploma in Digital Film and Video from the Art Institute of Vancouver.

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Green Screen