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How to Make Video Look Like Film

Film has been a long way gone in video industry but the film look still remains. Why? Because a film look for a video makes it classic. We all know that classics worth more than the normal ones right? Like when you are buying a certain product. When you see an antique item, the price is surely higher than the normal ones. That is because the value of an antique is greater. That is a good reason that you wanted to learn how to make video look like film.

When it comes to video industry, it works the same way. Though we are now in the digital age, learning how to make video look like film gives you the chance of making your video more classic and more valuable. So having that in mind, we let's then learn how to make video look like film.

Well, the easiest way on how to make video look like film is by shooting videos using an old school film camera. But if you don't have one, then follow the tips that I will give you here. There are ways on how to make video look like film in the video editing.

After shooting the digital video, you can do the following:

How to Make Video Look Like Film Tip 1 - Add Some Black and White

Classic film movies are in black in white. Therefore when people see black and white videos, they think of film. So when you are editing your video, try to add some black and white color to few clips. You don't have to make everything black and white. That will make the film dull and boring too. As we know, too much is always not good.

How to Make Video Look Like Film Tip 2 - Dusts and Scratches

Another way on how to make video look like film is by adding some dust and scratches. When you were watching some movies in the 80's and early 90's, you might be familiar with those little dust and scratches that I'm talking about. You can add some of those too in your digital video to make it look like film. There are some ready made products out there that you can buy to add that effect to your video. You can however do it too in your editing if you have more time.

How to Make Video Look Like Film Tip 3 - Color Grading

You can borrow some movies in VHS and watch them if you still have a VHS player. If not, just try to search for some old film videos online. Pay attention to the color of those film movies. Most of them are a little bit desaturated and like yellowish and reddish in general. You can follow those color in your video editing by adjusting the color of your video. You can use levels or curves. Hue is also another option.

How to Make Video Look Like Film Tip 4 - Plug in

An easy way on how to make video look like film is by applying a film look effect to your digital video clip. You can buy any color grading plug ins that has film look. Some of them are new blue, gen arts sapphire, magic bullet and so many others. Just try to look for them and download them. Of course you need to spend some amount of money however. But I'm sure it will also make your life easier and it will save a lot of your time too.

I'm pretty sure you can pick up from any of those ways on how to make video look like film. Of course you don't have to do all of them. Just pick up even just one from those tips and learn in your own on how to make video look like film.


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