Color Grading with FCPX LUT: Extreme in Final Cut Pro X
60 Extreme LUT Files
A LUT is a Look Up Table that contains a mathematical formula for modifying an image. The LUT changes every pixel’s color to the corresponding color indicated by the table. By manipulating each pixel, LUT’s can change each color range differently, giving the user more control over their look.
Bold Film Looks
Inspired by many bold film looks, FCPX LUT: Extreme can instantly make give any footage a thermal scan or psychedelic acid trip. From x-ray film to infrared filters and everything in between, with 60 different color gradings to choose from, you can make your project look anywhere from hipster to crazy in the click of a mouse.
FCPX LUT Extreme Loader
CUBE LUT files are extremely versatile. They can be used in many different softwares. With the FCPX LUT Extreme Loader from Pixel Film Studios, editors can quickly and easily load a LUT file directly into Final Cut Pro X to color correct or grade their footage without having to use another software. Users can simply drop the loader on top of their footage and then, use the drop down menu to select or import a CUBE file.
Customize the LUTs
If the LUT doesn’t fully achieve the desired look, editors can use the built-in customization controls in the FCPX LUT Extreme Loader to adjust the strength, contrast, brightness and saturation of their image. They can also make further adjustments to color of the light, dark and mids.
Includes Distortion Filters
Once users have their desired color grade applied to their footage, they can add one of the distortion filters included with the plugin to complete the look. The FCPX LUT: Extreme pack comes with posterization, threshold, halftone, underwater, insect eye, crystallize, vignette, and film grain filters.