Tips For Keying Difficult Hair In After Effects

Danasa Arsad offers some excellent tips for keying hair in a greenscreen shot.

The team at ActionVFX are always working to keep their followers up-to date with the latest tutorials. This time, they have posted a video by one of their artist members who shares tips and tricks for getting an excellent key in Adobe After Effects!

In order to pull a key from an unknown source, you’ll need the right tools. In this tutorial I will show how with just some hair strands and Ae’s built in features we can get what might seem impossible done without using any third party plugins

The basics for pulling keys begins by creating an event on your timeline where it captures footage of someone who passes themself off as innocent until confronted with evidence that proves otherwise..