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Gary Rice
Turn a lady bald
on Dec 27, 2017 at 1:59:11 pm

I have a 1 minute video of a blond woman moving across a room. She has a pixie cut. I need her to be bald. I have AE CC 2014. Suggestions?


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Dave LaRonde
Re: Turn a lady bald
on Dec 27, 2017 at 3:16:52 pm
Last Edited By Dave LaRonde on Dec 27, 2017 at 3:17:56 pm

A good barber and a blonde wig. Practical effects are the best, y'know...

Dave LaRonde
Promotion Producer
KGAN (CBS) & KFXA (Fox) Cedar Rapids, IA


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Blaise Douros
Re: Turn a lady bald
on Dec 27, 2017 at 6:04:27 pm

Dave's right. AE is not the right tool for this. You'd need to hire someone to digitally re-create her head, match the movements, lighting, and texture, and then re-composite into the scene. That requires a true 3D modelling application. I suppose you could composite the results in AE, but that's the very last step. Re-shooting with a bald cap is the absolute cheapest, fastest solution.


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Roland R. Kahlenberg
Re: Turn a lady bald
on Dec 28, 2017 at 3:21:37 am

You can do a morph (RE:Flex from RE: Vision Effects) — from her normal self into another version of her with a bald cap as suggested. It'll be quite easy if there isn't a lot of perspective change. If there is going to be a fair bit of perspective change then you'll need to time the shoot very well PLUS do some re-timing in post, prior to morphing.

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