Re: Inverting video from negative to positive in an NLE

From: flick harrison (email suppressed)
Date: Mon Oct 15 2007 - 14:16:31 PDT


Frameworks is become an FCP help line! How unfilmic! How un-

TRY THIS --> effects --> video filters --> channel --> invert

Try some of the other channel filters too.

BTW, you can hit apple-f and search through filters for keywords.

I once spent a long time trying to find "flip" but it was called "flop."


On 15-Oct-07, at 1:39 PM, Jimi Jones wrote:

> Greetings. I have 100' of super 8 negative film that I want to
> telecine and make into "positive" video. I'm trying to avoid paying
> for super 8 prints made and I'm also trying to avoid paying for big-
> bucks telecine facilities that can transfer directly from negatives
> to create a positive image. I can telecine my negative for free
> with a colleague's equipment but this will leave me with "negative
> video." I'm wondering if there is something in Final Cut Pro (or
> another NLE) that can "invert" this negative video and make it
> positive, normal-looking video. Any suggestions on how to
> accomplish this? Is this even possible? Thank you!
> --
> Jimi Jones
> Project Coordinator, Audiovisual Self-Assessment Program
> Conservation Unit
> 1408 West Gregory Drive
> Urbana, IL 61801
> vox: (217) 244.9901
> fax: (217) 333.2630
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