FXPHD RTO 202 Tools of Roto and Paint

FXPHD RTO 202 Tools of Roto and Paint
English | Size: 3.6GB
Category: Tutorial

A lot of focus is often placed on the tools we use for post-production work. The truth is, there is a good amount of crossover between applications when working on most projects. This course takes a deeper look at different techniques for common roto, matte creation and paint projects, using a range of applications. Our main toolset includes mocha and SilhouetteFX, but we also delve into compositing programs, Nuke and After Effects and 3D tracking. [Read more…]

fxphd-RTO210-Secrets of Paint and Roto

fxphd-RTO210-Secrets of Paint and Roto
English | Size: 2.42 GB
Category: CBTs

�We�ll fix it in post.� No doubt you�ve heard the phrase before. And while it may get thrown around more than it should, the challenge of �the fix� often falls to the paint and roto artist. From removing pesky crew members or production rigging in frame, to altering background environments or clothing on actors, we�re going to focus on the approaches and techniques of this invisible art using standard tools like After Effects, Photoshop along with supporting apps like Mocha AE and software from The Pixel Farm.
Professor Wes Ball will be examining real-world production shots from recent TV shows as well as newly acquired RED footage. As we walk through the completion of full shots, you will gain a solid grasp on the fundamental concepts of paint and roto and hopefully learn a few hard-won tips and tricks along the way. Ball will be using After Effects as his finishing tool of choice, but the techniques he�ll be showing are applicable across many different applications.
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