This page is a work in progress--information will be added to support all of the items that we offer in the Digital Media Center. The page is being built as classes request information. During the Summer of 2017, additional documentation will be added.
To use the Green Screen Room, please ask at the Reference Desk. The room is kept locked at all times to protect the specialized equipment in the room.
The idea behind using a green screen is that the green color is easily identified by the computer to replace it with something else after you film. Be sure not to wear a green color that is too close to the green screen's color when you record!
Camera on a tripod
HitFilm 2 Express
Next, you will use a program to swap out the green screen and insert an image behind you instead of the green color. You can use HitFilm on the PC in the green screen room, or iMovie on a Mac.
YouTube video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=82dV3TbT87o
YouTube video: https://youtu.be/_eUay0sA2Ps
Written directions from Apple
Finding background images
Check the folders on the desktop on the PC in the green screen room
Almost any distant perspective shot you already have or find online will work as well.
Be sure that you save your background as an image file.
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