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Cinematic Color Grading: Making Your Videos Come Alive

Learn how to take your footage to the next level using professional color correct and grading techniques.
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4.2/5
(1,216 reviews)
4,923 students
Created by Matti Haapoja

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CourseMarks Score®

4.9

Freshness

8.9

Feedback

8.7

Content

Platform: Udemy
Price: $12.99
Video: 1h 57m
Language: English
Next start: On Demand

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CourseMarks Score®

7.7 / 10

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4.9 / 10
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8.9 / 10
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Content Score

8.7 / 10
Video Score: 7.8 / 10
The course includes 1h 57m video content. Courses with more videos usually have a higher average rating. We have found that the sweet spot is 16 hours of video, which is long enough to teach a topic comprehensively, but not overwhelming. Courses over 16 hours of video gets the maximum score.
The average video length is 3 hours 47 minutes of 28 Color Grading courses on Udemy.
Detail Score: 8.9 / 10

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Extra Content Score: 9.5 / 10

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Description

Have you ever looked at someones film and thought “that color grade looks incredible how do they do it”?  Then this is the perfect course for you.  
I’m here to teach you how to color grade your videos to look more cinematic in order to take your videography to the next level.  
This course is designed to show you what goes into making a cinematic color grade for your film and how to better tell your story through color grading.  We will learn about theory of color grading, tools to help you grade, how to shoot so your footage has the best starting point, how to color correct, how to color grade, what my workflow is and most importantly tons of examples. 
We will focus on programs like Adobe Premiere Pro, Adobe After Effects, Davinci Resolve but the same practices can be applied to any editing program.  We will look at how to use color wheels, curves, denoisers, scopes, LUTs and more! Once you understand the concepts in this course you will understand what it takes to color grade your film no matter what the program or plugin you use.  
What makes me qualified to teach this course?
I’ve been a filmmaker for over 7 years now working in the industry here in Toronto, Canada.  I’ve been the director of photography for countless projects and color graded tons of them.  The single question I get asked most often is “How do you color grade your films?”  Well its time for me to reveal to you professional tips and tricks on how to grade your films.
Why take this course?
It’s easier now than ever to become a film maker and that makes the market saturated.  But one of the best ways you can make your films stand out and look more professional is the color grade. Once you learn these color grading concepts you will be able to increase the quality of your films and in turn be able to charge your clients more because they know they are getting the best quality.  

You can’t go wrong with investing in yourself!
So what are you waiting for?  Invest in yourself by learning these industry standard tips and techniques on how to color grade your films. 

Requirements

• You should have a basic understanding of any editing program like Adobe Premiere Pro
• You should be able to film your own video and do a simple edit
• A basic understanding of After Effects and/or Davinci will help but is not necessary

You will learn

✓ You will learn to use industry standard techniques and tips to color grade your films in a cinematic way using a variety of programs and plugins.

This course is for

• This course is for all film makers who want to take their post processing to the next level.
• Videographers who want a professional color grade on their films

How much does the Cinematic Color Grading: Making Your Videos Come Alive course cost? Is it worth it?

The course costs $12.99. And currently there is a 87% discount on the original price of the course, which was $99.99. So you save $87 if you enroll the course now.
The average price is $14.7 of 28 Color Grading courses. So this course is 12% cheaper than the average Color Grading course on Udemy.

Does the Cinematic Color Grading: Making Your Videos Come Alive course have a money back guarantee or refund policy?

YES, Cinematic Color Grading: Making Your Videos Come Alive has a 30-day money back guarantee. The 30-day refund policy is designed to allow students to study without risk.

Are there any SCHOLARSHIPS for this course?

Currently we could not find a scholarship for the Cinematic Color Grading: Making Your Videos Come Alive course, but there is a $87 discount from the original price ($99.99). So the current price is just $12.99.

Who is the instructor? Is Matti Haapoja a SCAM or a TRUSTED instructor?

Matti Haapoja has created 4 courses that got 2,706 reviews which are generally positive. Matti Haapoja has taught 16,671 students and received a 4.1 average review out of 2,706 reviews. Depending on the information available, Matti Haapoja is a TRUSTED instructor.

More info about the instructor, Matti Haapoja

Helping you to create cinematic films
I’m a filmmaker and youtuber from Finland living in Canada.  My mission is to help you guys learn and grow in filmmaking so that you can reach your dreams of becoming a filmmaker.

7.7

CourseMarks Score®

4.9

Freshness

8.9

Feedback

8.7

Content

Platform: Udemy
Price: $12.99
Video: 1h 57m
Language: English
Next start: On Demand

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