Posts Tagged ‘visual effects’
Create cool effects in less time with After Effects expressions. In this post we show you how to apply an AE wiggle expression to your motion design and video editing projects.
Learn how to paint with images and how to get the most out of the Paint Node inside Autodesk Smoke. I am not an artist…I freely and honestly admit that. But the Paint Node in Smoke, gives me the power to paint with pictures and create some artistic images. The Paint Node is often misunderstood
Need to pull a green screen key? After Effects provides the tools to give you clean keys and in this blog post we’ll show you how.
Sharpen your After Effects skills! In this post, we’ve rounded up 10 resources for FREE After Effects training – including video tutorials, informative blog posts and free AE templates and project files.
Discover 3 more Smoke nodes – Matte Edge, Motif, and MUX Nodes. In this post, we’ll show you how to use each of these Smoke nodes to improve your video editing and compositing projects.
Learn about Motion Blur and Motion Vectors in Autodesk Smoke – essential knowledge for any Smoke editor working with render passes from 3D applications.
Learn to program your own effects inside Autodesk Smoke using the Matchbox node. In this post, we show you how to script your own effects using this powerful ConnectFX node.
In this post we share 5 effects for Adobe After Effects that can improve the look and style of your video editing and motion design projects. Learn how to use Set Matte, CC Light Sweep, Roughen Edges, CC Composite and Color Finesse.
Discover some of Autodesk Smoke’s most powerful features – keying video footage. In this post, we explore how to use the professional keyers in Smoke to most successfully pull clean keys. Important for working with green/blue screen footage.
Master Powergrades in DaVinci Resolve! In this post, we discuss how to create modify and share Powergrades in Resolve. Save time and color grade like a pro!
Use Smoke’s glow and gradient nodes to give your footage unique looks. In this post, we break down these ConnectFX nodes and show you how to use them like a pro.
Get an inside perspective of what it’s like to be a visual effects editor. In this post, we’ve rounded up the thoughts and experiences from three post-production pros. Interesting info for anyone breaking into the industry or thinking about specializing in VFX.