Duplicating the Picture Frame Effect in the HP Commercials

DMN Technique: by Eric Stammer HP CommercialA while back on the Vegas forums, someone had asked the question of how to recreate the commercials we’ve all seen by Hewlett Packard’s digital photography products. You know the one, where the guy holds up a picture frame in front of his face and becomes a photograph he sets down on the desk. He does this multiple times, while the song "Picture Book" by Ray Davies and the Kinks plays in the background. Well, after reading the post it occurred to me that this could be done quite easily with the great tools available in Sony Vegas software. So I sat down and created an example in just a few minutes and posted on the forum. There are actually two ways to accomplish this which I’ll outline below. Read More...

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