November 18, 2016 at 10:04PM


1GB Graphics Card :(

i can use premier pro cs6 with no problem on my laptop :) , But :( i am not able to use any color grading software or plugin ( Davinci 12.5 Tried > Failed , Magic Bullet Suit Tried > Failed ) so can you recommend me any not so heavy color grading application or plugin that can help me in achieving film look in my videos . and can i use any older version of Davinci like 9.0 or something :| HELP


You can achieve beautiful grades without the use of plug-ins. If you could get your hands in a Premiere version with the Lumetri tool built in, you can achieve almost anything you can imagine. It's very powerful! And you can place masks and track them too! But even in older versions of Premiere, you can start with a cool LUT(search lut buddy) and then do minor or major adjustments with curves, levels, add grain etc. Davinci and Magic Bullet tools are too memory and system heavy for older machines and are not absolutely needed to achieve the film look you want. Not needed at all actually.

I suggest to grab some screen captures of your favourite films or videos and try to create the same look in your footage. You know: a little brighter, warmer, some greens there, etc. All curves and basic adjustments. You'll be amazed by how close you can get, without using any plug-ins!

November 19, 2016 at 9:10AM

Panos Economou
Director / Editor

well ! Thanks for your suggestion but i am using PP Cs6 version Lumetri comes with CC version , So can i achieve film look with just the in built curves and TWCC effects :)

Arsh DSJ

November 21, 2016 at 10:13PM

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