Tertiary Catalogue

Series: Mastering Colour


Colour Balancing

Colour Balancing

In this episode, Ollie discusses the basic concepts of the additive colour model and how we can use this knowledge to counteract colour casts in our images. Along the way, we learn how to use the Parade, Vectorscope, RGB Overlay Waveform Monitor,...Show More
Continuity

Continuity

Continuity is the unsung hero in colour grading, and an often overlooked part of the process. In this lesson, Ollie takes on the challenge of matching Canon and Sony cameras on a multicam shoot, using an X-Rite Colour Checker Video chart. He then...Show More
Contrast

Contrast

Here, Ollie breaks down the differences between contrast, tonality, dynamic range, and luminance perception. He also teaches us the fundamentals of reading histograms and waveform monitors, to help avoid clipping and crushing when using lift,...Show More
Creative Looks

Creative Looks

Ollie starts here with a discussion about the differences between technical and creative LUTs. Ollie talks about the importance of owning your own images and gives tips on how to develop your own looks using curves and qualifiers, the...Show More
Film Emulation

Film Emulation

In this episode, Ollie tackles to distinct areas of the look of film—texture and colour. What can you do with stock effects? What can be achieved with dedicated tools like FilmConvert? Ollie uses the latest music video from acclaimed celluloid...Show More
Grading Suite Setup

Grading Suite Setup

In the first episode, Ollie shows us why setting up an environment where your eyes and monitors can be trusted is of vital importance. as well as seeing how professional suits are configured, thanks to a rare interview with CHEAT lead colourist,...Show More
Raw and HDR

Raw and HDR

In the final episode, Ollie teams up with internationally renowned filmmaker, Philip Bloom, to look at the future of film production and delivery—HDR. Starting off in Philip's hometown of Richmond, the pair shoot ProRes RAW and Canon Raw Light...Show More
Skin Tones

Skin Tones

With the fundamentals of primary grading dealt with, Ollie turns his attention to one of the most important parts of colours grading—skin tones. What are memory colours? Is there such a thing as the perfect skin tone? How do we make faces look...Show More