some question about videoplane?

May 30, 2010 at 3:38pm

some question about videoplane?

this is my patch , i want to remove one movie’s background….

i don’t know how to do ?

anyone can help? thx

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May 30, 2010 at 5:20pm

You mean something like chromakeying? jitter tutorial 10
Otherwise you can take a look into the shaders on:
/Max5/Cycling ’74/jitter-shaders/composite in particular co.chromakey.jxs and co.difference.jxs

May 30, 2010 at 6:20pm

thx , i don’t know how to use .jxs ,could you tell me which can find help?

thx a lot

May 30, 2010 at 6:37pm

jxs are wrappers for shaders. A shader is a small program used to create your own visual effects:

as always the jitter tutorials are the best reference: take a look into the numbers 41 and 42.

You can read this super nice article in writing shaders inside jitter:


May 30, 2010 at 6:45pm

herewith a super simple example. You can do a chain of effects in-between the and the

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