Working on MC 8.5.3 and wondering if anyone knows of a plug-in (or a technique) that can lessen the effect of a fish eye lens. Footage is 1080p and so is project so can't scale up too much.
There is nothing native to Media Composer, but I believe Boris has a effect that can. Also, depending on what you used to shoot with, the camera supplier sometimes provides tools to work with that footage - for example, GoPro.
Indeed, BCC Lens Correction was designed specifically for this purpose. Here's a link to a tutorial which shows the workflow (although it's being shown in the PP timeline the workflow and results are identical in Avid MC) :