v2.0.3 Red Giant Magic Bullet Cosmo II


Red Giant Magic Bullet Cosmo II


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Fast, Simple Cosmetic Cleanup

Red Giant Cosmo II gives you the ability to quickly balance skin tones, reducing wrinkles, and remove skin blemishes, to make your talent look their best.

Red Giant Cosmo II Highlights

Precise and Easy

Cosmo’s new Skin Sample tool helps you target the exact skin tone for precision cosmetic cleanup. Intuitive skin color controls make it simple to keep skin looking natural and consistent.

Powerful and Fast

Certainly, Cosmo II gives you the best possible results with incredible speed. For example, the new skin smoothing technology gives better, more natural results than ever before.

Great for use in:

  • Film
  • Interviews
  • Fashion
  • Music Videos

Cosmo II What’s New

Better Results

Cosmo II provides more flexibility and better results than ever before. New blurring algorithms give you beautiful skin smoothing that feels completely natural and untouched.

Skin Sample

Cosmo II’s new Eye Dropper for Skin Sampling makes it easy to select skin within your shot.

Refined Visual Feedback

Cosmo II’s Selection controls allow you to see and control the skin selection so that you can be sure you are editing your subject, not your background.

Why Use Cosmo II?

Get away from manual beauty work

Let’s face it: Getting skin to look good is hard work. Doing beauty touchup by hand typically involves the same repetitive, monotonous (and did we mention boring?) tasks of blurring, regraining, and cloning. Cosmo’s automatic touchup frees you from that production work so you can concentrate on the creative stuff.

Default settings that deliver

A lot of thought went into the default Cosmo settings. To elaborate, as soon as you apply Cosmo, it just works. You can let the software do basic cosmetic improvement without ever touching the controls. Our dedicated Skin tools give results you can count on. Bam!

Smooth skin to a believable texture

The Skin Soften slider does a great job of softening and smoothing skin texture. Look at this as your personal airbrushing tool, applied at a low setting for believability. Skin Softening helps with subtleties of hiding blemishes and lightening wrinkles while preserving the natural skin grain.

Colorista keyer for smart smoothing

To point out, Cosmo uses sophisticated keying technology from Colorista II to really hone in on skin tones and identify the area to smooth out. With advanced Colorista technology under its hood, Cosmo works quickly and powerfully to make beautiful results – and beautiful people.

Keep important details sharp

Cosmo does a great job of only smoothing out the skin, but it’s good to be certain that your model’s facial details stay in focus. Our Detail slider brings back the sharpness of important details.

Color correct that rosy glow

Another key point, incorrect lighting during a shoot can turn the model’s skin red or even worse, green or purple. The Skin Color and Skin Squeeze sliders bring skin into an acceptable range of pleasing skin color. Use Color and Squeeze to nudge the skin hue of any ethnicity and eliminate unwanted color cast.

Accurately identify skin tones

Our unique skin range visualizer, Show Skin Overlay, draws a hatched grid over colors that are identified as skin tones. This makes your skin adjustments easier and more accurate.

Supported OS :

  • Mac OSX 10.11-10.15
  • Windows 10, 64-bit

Hosts :

  • Adobe After Effects 2020, CC 2019, CC 2018, CC 2017
  • Adobe Premiere Pro 2020, CC 2019, CC 2018, CC 2017
  • Final Cut Pro X 10.2.3 and higher
  • Motion 5.3 and higher
  • DaVinci Resolve 14 and later
  • Magix Vegas Pro 14 and later
  • DaVinci Resolve 12.5
  • HitFilm Pro 6.0 and later

*This plug-in will not work with any version of DaVinci Resolve from the Mac App Store

The minimum GPU is an Intel HD 5000 integrated graphics chip is needed. Of course, newer and faster discrete GPU parts from AMD will yield faster performance. For Nvidia, we recommend 5xx, 6xx, or 7xx series graphics cards; mobile GPUs; or the professional series Quadro cards. For AMD, we recommend 6000, 7000, or 200 series graphics cards; mobile GPUs; or the professional series FireGL cards.

Any CPU from Intel or AMD is supported.

VRAM size requirements: For HD resolution output, we recommend that your GPU have at least 2 GB of memory. If you are planning on doing high-resolution project in 4K or more, we recommend a GPU with at least 4 GB of memory.

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In Depth: Skin Retouching Part 2: The Plug-ins

Need to touch up your actor’s complexion quickly and easily? There are a lot of plug-ins on the market that can help you with this task. I’ll cover the big players and a few new to the market: Digital Anarchy Beauty Box, GenArts Sapphire S_Beauty, FXHOME HitFilm, the recently released Imagenomic Portraiture for video, the brand-spanking new Dashwood Smooth Skin. Red Giant Cosmo and Colorista II are also on the agenda.