Object Removal in After Effects

Sometimes during filming, you can’t help but have things in shot that really shouldn’t be. We shot a scene in a park for The Ipanema File, and to get good sound, we had no choice but to have a mic in shot – it was either going to be the boom, or a ground mic… so we went with the ground mic to make things easier on the boom pole holder.

Here is a wee tutorial on how we removed this in After Effects – quick and effective!