Accurate White Balance Sample by using Full Screen Preview in EDIUS

 

1. Customize your keyboard shortcuts so that Full Screen Preview (All Monitors) has a shortcut

White Balance Sample Shortcut

 

2. Apply the 3 way color correction filter to a clip and double click the filter in info palette and select the gray radio button

 

3. Now press the keyboard shortcut for Full Screen Preview (timeline preview monitor must have focus)

 

4. Use the 3 way color corrector color picker to sample the gray by clicking anything that should be gray as per these white balance steps

 

5. Escape full screen preview with the same keyboard shortcut (do not double click the monitor to exit because you will lose the sample)

 

6. Repeat the same steps for white balance and black balance

 
 
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