3 FumeFX tutorials by Allan Mckay

3 FumeFX tutorials by Allan Mckay
English | Size: 217 MB
Category: Tutorial

These have nothing to do with his new DvD about FumeFX
They are 3 free new Video tutorials by Allan mckay covering more basic stuff

1) Simple Explosion
2) Fume FX + PFlow events
3) Creating fuel by intensity of a black and white texture

it also includes all his scrips + explanation of them
Have fun! [Read more…]

Allan Mckay Tower Destruction

Allan Mckay Tower Destruction
English | Size: 4.1GB
Category: CBTs

VFX supervisor Allan McKay has posted a new free eight-hour video tutorial on creating destruction effects using 3ds Max and particle and volumetric simulation plugins thinkingParticles and FumeFX.
The three-part series of videos covers the process of creating an FX shot – a watchtower being blown up – from start to finish, including dynamics and fracturing, shading and rendering.
Along the way, McKay aims to cover more advanced topics like the process of art directing the simulations, and avoiding a standard out-of-the-box Voronoi fracture look to the finished effect. [Read more…]

ALLAN MCKAY creature vfx 1

ALLAN MCKAY creature vfx 1
English | Size: 932 MB
Category: Tutorial

Creature FX: Volume 1 is the first in a series of training DVDs designed to focus on dozens of the visual effects associated with characters, creatures and other organic and animated subjects. It introduces many advanced industry techniques developed specifically for the latest crop of effects-laden films and utilizes up to date software and methods to create blockbuster visual effects! [Read more…]