Creating a Short Film: 09 VFX Environments
Creating a Short Film: 09 VFX Environments is an Intermediate level course on 3D + Animation, compiled by the creator, Chad Perkins. This course is an absolute step for a person who needs to get better at his/her 3D + Animation skills. It provides you a thorough grip on 3D + Animation, Filmmaking, Shooting Video, Photography, Video, Visual Effects, After Effects, mocha, 3D + Animation, Filmmaking, Shooting Video, Photography, Video, Visual Effects, After Effects and mocha.
In the 13-part Creating a Short Film series, filmmaker Chad Perkins showcases what it actually takes to create a short film—from the brainstorming stage, all the way until opening night. In this installment of the series, Chad focuses on VFX, detailing how to use key tools like After Effects (AE) and Mocha Pro to create a compelling, believable world for your film. He covers the basics of compositing and keying, goes over how to remove objects with both AE and Mocha Pro, and discusses how to make CG scenery. Plus, learn how to create an aerial shot, rotoscope your characters, shoot with an awareness of post, and more.
- Approximating believable realities
- Creating a great key
- Keying impossible shots
- Tracking in After Effects (AE)
- Removing objects with AE and Mocha Pro
- Making CG scenery
- Creating an aerial shot
- Preparing a Cinema 4D file for AE compositing
- Rotoscoping characters
- Shooting VFX shots