Add Vibrance and Beauty with ColorFast

March 23, 2015 by Lito Buendia | Blog, FX Tips

Using the ColorFast plugin from NewBlue Filters 3, you can quickly add vibrance and beauty to an otherwise dull scene.

Step One: Add ColorFast to your clip.

Step 1: Add ColoFast to you Clip

Step Two: Under Primary Correction, choose the Pick White tool and select the whitest part of the scene.

Step 2: Primary Correction

Step Three: From the Presets drop down menu, choose the Cold preset. This preset helps accentuate the sky in this clip. From here, make sure your Masks are correct before adjusting the colors.

Step 3: Cold Preset

Step Four: Under Show Mask, select Highlights, then increase the Highlights to 15 and Shadows to 8. This effectively changed the shots intensity.

Step 4:  ColorFast Highlights and Shadows

Step Five: Under Highlights, select Enable and move the Tint to -49 and Saturation to 63 in order to emphasize the sky.

Step 5: ColorFast Tint and Saturations

Step Six: Under Midtones, bring the Tint to -12 and Saturation to 100. 

Step 6: Colorfast Midtones

There you have it: Vibrance and beauty to an otherwise dull image with the ColorFast plugin from NewBlue Filters 3 Ultimate.

Colofast: Before and After

Discover ColorFast and much more in NewBlue Filters 3 Ultimate. Check it out here.

Learn more about ColorFast, part of NewBlueFX Filters