Can someone please tell me how to add a black and white filter on to a piece of footage please because it is nowhere to be seen and i don't know how to do it.
Drag the Black & White effect onto it.
Simplest way is to add a Hue Saturation and Lightness effect from the Color Correction effects and turn the Master saturation full down.
To make a video black and white, you could use the "Custom Gray" effect or as @graemeallan said, you could add a "Hue, Saturation and Lightness" effect and turn down the Master Saturation to -100. If you are looking for a Godfather type Black and White Picture, you could use a Threshold effect.
it should be under effects
Alright, will give those a try.
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