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[Matinee] How to disable black borders when using a camera sequence?

Hi, I've set up a Matinee with a camera that is used through a director's group. It works fine, but is there an option to take away the black borders that appear at the top and bottom of the view so the whole scene is seen?

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asked Mar 23 '14 at 05:01 PM in Using UE4

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Albert Espín
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avatar image Jacky Mar 23 '14 at 05:18 PM

Can you provide a screenshot of the problem please?

avatar image Albert Espín Mar 23 '14 at 05:41 PM

Hi Jacky, I mean the black areas when using Matinee cameras, like seen in this video in the minute 1:31.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h3UH6k9PLM0

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Ahh, that depends on the aspect ratio of the screen and the camera. The viewport doesnt have a fixed aspect ratio so when you use a camera with it's default settings it is normal to get letterboxing. You won't have that when you view the cinematic in a new window i believe(if both your monitor's and the camera's aspect ratios are the same that is.)

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answered Mar 23 '14 at 05:47 PM

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avatar image Albert Espín Mar 23 '14 at 05:56 PM

Thanks for mentioning the aspect ratio, I've found out the solution: untick "Constraint Aspect Ratio" in the Camera Actior properties / Details.

avatar image Philip Vastview May 22 '17 at 07:28 AM

Hi Albert, "Constraint Aspect Ratio" could not be found in the Camera Actor Properties / Detail.

Do you have any idea where can I find that option in 4.15?

Thank you.

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