Practical Motion Background Workshop
Practical Motion Background Workshop is an Intermediate level course on 3D + Animation, written by the author, Richard Harrington. This course is an essential base for anyone who needs to get better at his/her 3D + Animation skills. It provides you a strong understanding on 3D + Animation, Filmmaking, Compositing, Shooting Video, Photography, Video, Visual Effects, After Effects, Premiere Pro, 3D + Animation, Filmmaking, Compositing, Shooting Video, Photography, Video, Visual Effects, After Effects and Premiere Pro.
Motion graphics production isn’t limited to the digital world. This course takes you back into the studio to create custom motion backgrounds. Learn about lighting, staging, and filming everyday objects, which become an interesting, naturalistic footing for your motion effects. Author Rich Harrington shares techniques he uses in his own studio, RHED Pixel, to capture this footage and combine it with effects in popular postproduction tools like Adobe After Effects and Premiere Pro, resulting in rich, abstract backdrops for your project.
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- Selecting a camera
- Using a turntable to rotate your subject while you film
- Lighting the scene
- Choosing a frame rate
- Creating dancing shadows
- Shooting “through” objects
- Making a loop
- Building the composition
- Retiming clips
- Rendering the background