DaVinci Resolve 16

The Definitive Guide

  • Setting up projects, importing media & using metadata to speed up your work
  • Marking selections, editing clips in the timeline & context sensitive trimming
  • Retiming clips, adding transitions & pan and scan photos
  • Working with new Text+ titles, creating your own titles & adding animation
  • Navigating Fusion page, using a node based interface, stabilize & part on clips
  • Primary & secondary corrections using Resolve’s legendary color tools
  • Matching shots, using color management, creating looks, grading multiple clips
  • Using PowerWindows, tracking objects in a shot, using curves & add ResolveFX
  • Audio sweetening & mixing using the Fairlight audio tools
  • Recording voice over directly into the timeline
  • Using new FairlightFX to improve audio quality
  • Delivering projects to a variety of formats
  • Dozens of tips and tricks throughout the book that will transform how you work!

The Colorist’s Guide to DaVinci Resolve 16

  • Launching Resolve project files, restoring archives & migrating XML timelines
  • Enabling Color Management to remap video color gamuts
  • Analyzing & color correcting images with the help of scopes
  • Normalization, balancing & matching footage in preparation for creative grading
  • Primary & secondary grading tool operations
  • Node-based compositing with the help of mixer & key nodes
  • Managing & copying grades with the help of stills, versions & ColorTrace
  • Navigating the Fusion page & creating composites in the Resolve workflow
  • Application of OpenFX to repair, enhance & stylize media
  • The classic grading workflow & its translation to the Groups feature
  • Render cache & delivery settings for optimal quality
  • Dozens of tips & tricks throughout the book that will transform how you work!