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Old 04-06-2015, 09:13 AM   #16
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Originally Posted by Tryvek View Post
I was wondering if you knew of any software that could handle color correction of a film damaged in this way. Some frames are reasonable, but most frames have a severe greenish cast (lack of red?)
Fixing degraded video is hard; when you see big time film restoration projects, they've gone through it by hand-- not perhaps frame by frame, but sequence by sequence. You'll have to go through and mark segments by hand, to a considerable degree.

The shops that do this use custom software mostly, but there's some stuff that you can give a try.

In the free/shareware category, there's some impressive stuff, but its still a lot of work. Davinci Resolve Lite, or Red Giant Colorista are both limited versions from pro video tools companies . . .

See:
http://www.premiumbeat.com/blog/3-fr...grading-tools/
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