Black Bar Fill Genius

DMT3 wrote on 8/5/2022, 1:53 PM

Wanted to compliment whoever created the Black Bar Fill effect. Just saved me lots of aggravation and using multiple tracks for this effect. Thanks.

This could have saved me a lot of time in previous projects of using vertical stills. It allows an animated zoom.

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Gid wrote on 8/5/2022, 7:56 PM

@DMT3 Border Fill effect? do you mean Black Bar Fill?

Last changed by Gid on 8/5/2022, 7:58 PM, changed a total of 1 times.

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DMT3 wrote on 8/5/2022, 7:59 PM

@Gid yes you are correct. I will change my post. I got excited.

Gid wrote on 8/5/2022, 8:38 PM

@DMT3 😁🕺

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Gid wrote on 8/5/2022, 8:46 PM

@DMT3 I use it because it's easy, I also have BCC Reframer that does the same thing but have had to create Presets with instructions to use it 🤣

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Steve_Rhoden wrote on 8/6/2022, 3:10 PM

Yeah, the Vegas Black Bar Fill filter is a solid gem !

Dexcon wrote on 8/7/2022, 5:39 AM

Agreed. A use Black Bar Fill a fair bit with stills from my GoPro 8.

The only control I would like added is the ability to lower the opacity of the background especially for images where the foreground is bright - the background can be a bit overpowering and distracts from the foreground.

EDIT: I say opacity only because the method I've used in the past is to Ctrl-drag down the video event to a lower track, use pan/crop to expand it to 16:9, add a gaussian blur, and then adjust the opacity to suit.

Last changed by Dexcon on 8/7/2022, 7:51 AM, changed a total of 1 times.

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Gid wrote on 8/7/2022, 6:23 AM

@Dexcon That's prob when i would use the Boris version 👍

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