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Unable to get color wheel to full black. 21 Mar 2019 22:50 #99388

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I have been given a title to super over a scene. The title was created in PhotoShop with a black background. I placed the title over the proper scene, added keying but I am unable to get the color wheel to a full black in order to eliminate the black BG in the tile. I have checked all of the manuals and also searched the Internet but to no avail.

Your assistance would be greatly appreciated.

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Unable to get color wheel to full black. 23 Mar 2019 01:16 #99395

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Top of the Keyer controls in the Inspector. To the right of "Refine Key" is the "Sample Color" tool. Click it, the drag a square over the black area to select that color. Works fine for me.

If you're still having issues, a screen shot may help. Or better yet, give us a way to download this graphic to test out ourselves. You can email it directly to me via benb at bbalser dot com.

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Unable to get color wheel to full black. 23 Mar 2019 04:12 #99397

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Nemo wrote: … title was created in PhotoShop with a black background.…


… or go to the cause of your issue:
tell the creator to apply a transparent background (=uncheck bg layer in Photoshop) and save the graphic as PNG ... or psd.

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Unable to get color wheel to full black. 25 Mar 2019 20:41 #99441

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Thanks for sharing your expertise. I will try your suggestion first before emailing you.

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Unable to get color wheel to full black. 25 Mar 2019 20:42 #99442

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Thanks for your response. This too is a method for me to try.

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