How to Create Day for Night in After Effects -- 5 Minute FX

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Want to learn how to create day for night effects using After Effects? In this episode of "5 Minute FX," wel'll show you how to shoot during the day but turn it into a night scene using the magic of scale and placing, rotoscoping, and color correction in After Effects. Will he get it all done in only 5 minutes? Watch and find out!


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Disclaimer: 5 minutes may not be enough time to actually do everything you need done.

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Created by: Cher Lytle and AJ Tesler
Directed by: Cher Lytle
Executive Producer and Developed by: Mike Rotman
Executive Producer: Sarah Penna
Executive Producer: Steve Raymond
Unit Production Manager: Nicholas Veneroso
Director of Photography: Jan Michael Losada
Audio: Kevin Bellante
Makeup Artist: Elle Favorule
Editor: DJ Sing