Samurai Sharpen is like all Digital Anarchy plugins: Powerful but simple to use. We know you’re busy and don’t have a ton of time to spend reading manuals. Plugins should make your life easier! That said, sometimes it helps to watch a 10 minute tutorial or check the manual for more info. You can also always email tech support at firstname.lastname@example.org for more help.
This tutorial talks about how to use Samurai Sharpen in After Effects to enhance and sharpen details in your footage. It goes over the parameters and explains how to use them. LEVEL: BASIC
This tutorial explains how to use Samurai Sharpen in Premiere Pro to enhance and sharpen details while editing videos. It goes over the plugin parameters and explains what they do. LEVEL: BASIC
This tutorial talks about how to use Samurai Sharpen when editing video in FCP X to enhance and sharpen details on HD and 4K video footage. It goes over the sharpening filter’s parameters and explains how to use them. LEVEL: BASIC
This tutorial goes over how to use some of Samurai Sharpen's advanced controls: The Blend Group. This includes Blend Shadow Opacity and Blend Highlight Opacity and lets you control the strength of the sharpening halos together or individually for precise sharpening.
In this tutorial we use Samurai Sharpen and Beauty Box together to both sharpen and smooth video footage. Often with beauty work you want to sharpen areas like eyes and hair but smooth out skin areas which can show too much detail with HD and 4K. Here we show you how to deal with both problems!
Day to Night time lapses are difficult to capture. Flicker Free and Samurai Sharpen allow you to get beautiful, sharp time lapses with smooth transitions from bright sunlight to bright city lights. Learn how to get perfect time lapses in this tutorial!