This is not necessarily a question of laziness. Specialist in color should handle a two-hour movie, sometimes frame by frame, for about two weeks. Do not need too often ignore the deadline, hanging on the calendar to throw up your hands and say, "Yes, to hell with it, everyone loves blue with orange!». Blockquote>
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In general, this is just a theory. Although this color scheme has become popular in recent years, before she, too, was used. Resource TV Trope notes:
Unlike other pairs of complementary colors, fiery orange and cool blue associated with opposing concepts: fire and ice, earth and sky, land and sea, day and night, humanism and indifference, explosions and futuristic views. This method of strengthening the image is used because it is worth it. Blockquote>
It makes sense or not, but now this method coloring films became generally accepted. However, experts say the color Stefan Sonnenfeld : «Not there is a special process for choosing a color palette in which we would sit in the room and said: "We will only use these complementary colors to produce a certain impression on the viewer." Each film his own kind. »
Sonnenfeld known work on some of the most spectacular and some of the orange and blue movies the last 15 years: a series of "Transformers».
"Transformers" is so orange and blue that one команда researchers , worked on the automatic algorithm coloring, took their palette as one of the main. Their algorithm allows to color video in any of the palettes taken from any movie:
Top - "Amelie", painted in a palette of Transformers. Below - "Transformers", painted in a palette of "Amelie». I>
The method is not fully automatic, you need to choose where in the image background, and where - the foreground. But the results are impressive anyway.
As technology advances, we can see the color-coding the new trends in the selection of palettes. And yet - look and notice the orange and blue.