Mask out moving camera

Mask out moving camera

Created by linyse2001
2 Years Ago
August 13, 2018 @ 0:35 pm
I have a character standing in front of a mirror. A camera on dolly is moving (at the back of the character) from left to right. How can I mask out or roto out the camera in after effects as i do not want to see the camera in my footage.
Thank you in advance.
2 Years Ago
August 15, 2018 @ 1:01 pm
The challenge will not be the roto, but the replacement of what you remove.

For something like that you could use Mocha Pro, which has a remove module inbuilt that allows you to remove elements from a moving shot:

Alternatively, if you don't want to spend any money you could try the 3D Camera Tracker and trying to re-construct what's in the mirror with some simple 2D layers to cover it up. Depending on what is in the mirror though, it may not be a simple feat.
2 Years Ago
August 15, 2018 @ 1:08 pm
I have a copy of Mocha Pro and I managed to find a lot of tutorial on youtube about the remove module.
Thank you very much
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