Posts Tagged ‘visual effects’
We show you how to get the most out of Smoke’s powerful Action node! Action is the heart of 3D compositing in Smoke – motion designers and video editors will definitely want to check this out!
Looking to expand your video editing toolkit? Check out these powerful plugins that can speed up your workflow and improve the look of your projects – all under $200!
The Corner Pin Effect in Premiere Pro is a quick way to composite signage in elements in your video frame. In this post we show you how to use this handy effect, as well as nest ‘pinned’ elements into your video footage.
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.