Author Archive: Javert Valbarr

Aspiring visual effects compositor specializing in HitFilm, currently attending the University of Cincinnati with a major in Electronic Media and a minor in Information Technology.

Outlining Objects + Creating Pointer Animations in HitFilm Pro & Express

In this tutorial I replicate an effect from FXHOME’s Heads Up video from the release of HitFilm 4 Express. In the above tutorial I’ll show you how to: Animate masks on Planes to create smooth animation Use Set Matte to reveal text Draw an outline around an object Overlay the pointer animation on top of motion tracked footage I’m also giving…
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