Authentic voices. Remarkable stories. AOL On Originals showcase the passions that make the world a more interesting place.
In a compelling series of verite encounters, Win Win provides unique access into the minds and lives of the world’s most-celebrated entrepreneurs and athletes.
Explore what it means to be human as we rush head first into the future through the eyes, creativity, and mind of Tiffany Shlain, acclaimed filmmaker and speaker, founder of The Webby Awards, mother, constant pusher of boundaries and one of Newsweek’s “women shaping the 21st Century.”
Nicole Richie brings her unfiltered sense of humor and unique perspective to life in a new series based on her irreverent twitter feed. The show follows the outspoken celebrity as she shares her perspective on style, parenting, relationships and her journey to adulthood.
Comedy is hard, but teaching comedy to children is hilariously difficult. Kevin Nealon is giving the challenge to some world-famous comedians. As these young minds meet with comedy’s best, get ready to learn some valuable comedy lessons, and to laugh!
James Franco loves movies. He loves watching them, acting in them, directing them, and even writing them. And now, he’s going to take some of his favorite movie scenes from the most famous films of all time, and re-imagine them in ways that only James can.
The story of punk rock singer Laura Jane Grace of Against Me! who came out as a woman in 2012, and other members of the trans community whose experiences are woefully underrepresented and misunderstood in the media.
Executive produced by Zoe Saldana (who will be the subject of one episode), a celebrity travels back to their hometown to pay tribute to the one person from their past (before they were famous) who helped change their life by giving them an over-the-top, heart-felt surprise.
Enter the graceful but competitive world of ballet through the eyes of executive producer, Sarah Jessica Parker. This behind-the-scenes docudrama reveals what it takes to perform on the ultimate stage, the New York City Ballet. Catch NYCB on stage at Lincoln Center.
Park Bench is a new kind of "talking show" straight from the mind of born and bred New Yorker and host, Steve Buscemi.
Go behind the scenes with some of the biggest digital celebrities to see what life is like when the blogging and tweeting stops.
Digital influencer Justine Ezarik (iJustine) is back. After covering the world of wearable tech last season, iJustine is expanding her coverage this year by profiling the hottest tech trends across the country.
Documentary shorts conceived of and directed by famous actors. Jeff Garlin, Katie Holmes, Alia Shawkat, Judy Greer, and James Purefoy
A 12 episode documentary series following 5 startup companies competing in the 2013 San Francisco TechCrunch Disrupt Startup Battlefield as they fine tune their products and eventually present in front of a panel of judges in hopes of winning $50,000 in funding.
In this tutorial, I will show you how to make a Light saber Effect In Sony Vegas.
Tags:How To Make A Light saber Effect In Sony Vegas,computer tutorials,light saber effect,software tutorials,sony vegas,sony vegas tutorial,tutorials on the pc,weknowitproductions
Grab video code:
Hey, this is Justin from WEKNOWIT Productions. And today, I’m going to show you how to create a light saber effect in the Sony Vegas. So go to File, Import, Media, pick your light saber video, you drag it down. I’m just going to make it real short for the sake of the video. Now, go to Media generator, go to solid color, pick the color you want. First, creativity you track. Pick a color you want, put it above the video, put it above where you want the light saber to be, right click, Video Event Pan and Crop, you want to check mask and click the Anchor creation tool, you want to select four points, just any four points to and you’ll see it will show up on the video. And select this little tool, make sure enable snapping is off and so line up your colored whether it was square or whatever with your light saber. And just widen it up with your light saber—sorry if missing a lot it’s because of the video recorder.
Alright, and then just move every frame by frame—sorry it pause here for a little—and look for where you moved it, and just follow it. Now, I’m going to skip this part of me doing it so the video will not be so long but this is basically what you have to do. Make sure you get it or else you’ll have to redo it. So once you’re done with the rotoscoping as you can see right here, make sure check all parts. Make sure it’s right, you want to go right click and hit copy, copy the color you picked, go to the top paste, see create new copy. Now, go to Generated Media and click that little--pick color from screen tool and make sure it’s white, so there you go you have a white light saber and this is what you’re going to use for your core. So if you’re done with to the color you picked, go to Event FX and Sony Gaussian Blur. And you want to make it about over a 100—I’ll put like a 167, make sure it’s the same so it won’t look bad. Do the same for the white but make sure it’s like under 20 and yet a little white—nice white core.
Go back down to the color you picked, go to Event FX and just go over here and click, Sony Glow, click add and then okay. And then you want it—this is the part where you want mess around and make the color is the same as your light saber with the color you picked, and you’ll get like a glow around the core. And go to the white, choose the glow, and make sure the white—the color is actually white. And just to make sure—you just make sure this white and scroll down a little underneath the core. And if it looks too light for you, go to the intensity of your color, just make it bigger, you can change the glow percent and there you go. Suppression that just makes it just takes it back or whatever. And you can just mess around with all these and I like it. Pretty much like that, move it around and that’s your light saber.
This has been another WEKNOWIT production video. If you have any questions, just comment or send me a message. Remember to subscribe, get on our website www.weknowitproduction.tk sign up there and we post all of our videos and all that so thanks for watching.