Confused by transparency? Here’s a 4 min tutorial to help (with Photoshop and Vegas Pro)

One of the most misunderstood functions in video editing is that of transparency. I know in my early days I had serious trouble getting my head around it, especially the weird concept of using black and white images as masks, where by some magic, one image could “show through” another.

And then there is the further concept of Alpha channels …

So here is a quick how to, using a couple of examples.

With a little help from Blakes7…


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