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Tanner MisonoChange text on road signs
by on Mar 14, 2011 at 4:18:32 am

Is there a way to change the text on a road sign in a clip. The shot is from the windshield of my car. If so can you tell me how to do this. I don't really know what Im doing. Thanks

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Joey ForemanRe: Change text on road signs
by on Mar 14, 2011 at 10:52:10 am

Before diving into the deep end of the pool of advanced compositing techniques like Motion Tracking, Rotoscoping, & Grain Matching, you should start with a comprehensive understanding of AE fundamentals.

Joey Foreman
Editor/Compositor/VFX Artist

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Jason MettlerRe: Change text on road signs
by on Mar 14, 2011 at 9:48:37 pm

Yes, you'll have to delve into motion/planar tracking. That's a way to record an item's movement thru a clip. Then with that info, you can replace, for instance, a word with another. Google for Mathias Mohl. His website has tutorials considering what you want to do. If you need to do this project first, go ahead; you'll learn a lot. But don't skip over the basics when you're done.

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