Unity Tech Art Lighting VFX For Game Development -as of 7-26-18

Unity Tech Art: Lighting VFX For Game Development -as of 7-26-18
English | Size: 3.8GB
Category: Tutorial

This is a brand new course, updates will come as I relize they come out, if you notice them, pm me.
Learn AAA cinematic tech art techniques in the Unity game engine, using direct & global lighting, composition & more
Making your Unity games look amazing is easier than you think. You don’t need to be great at programming and don’t need incredible 3D art skills.

Creating immersive games starts with understanding the secrets of lighting and being able to squeeze maximum value from your technical art pipeline.
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Architectural Interior Lighting and Rendering

Architectural Interior Lighting and Rendering
English | Size: 1.19 GB
Category: Tutorial

Architectural Interior Lighting and Rendering

In this video tutorial from Yazan Malkosh, we explain detailed techniques for creating compelling day and night shots of a contemporary interior living space using modo. The goal is for you to gain enhanced understanding and control over how interior surfaces appear, how to light them effectively, and how to create final high-resolution images suitable for presentation to a client. [Read more…]

Kodak Cinematography – Location Lighting with Geoff Burton

Kodak Cinematography – Location Lighting with Geoff Burton
English | Size: 252 MB
Category: Tutorial

Location lighting, utilizing the equipment one truck can carry, is the most common task a young cinematographer will face. Geoff Burton ( The Year My Voice Broke, Flirting, Wide Sargasso Sea ) condenses his many years of location lighting experience in this highly practical and useful workshop. Geoff’s approach emphasizes maximum use of natural lighting resources ( daylight and practical ) and imitating these sources with the light he adds. Geoff shows how to work with the limitations of locations space and design ( in this case three rooms of a cramped apartment ) rather than against them. He demonstrates how fast stocks and fast work can be critical to success. [Read more…]

Gumroad – V-Ray Interior Lighting with Ian Ruhfass

Gumroad – V-Ray Interior Lighting with Ian Ruhfass
English | Size: 678.7MB
Category: Tutorial

In this 1.5 hour VRay Interior Lighting Tutorial I will show you some different ways you can approach lighting an interior scene. You will learn various techniques and tips to help you create a sense of realism in your renders, and how to convey different moods and atmospheres easily. I’ll be sharing the same workflow that I’ve been using in the industry over the past 10 years as a professional 3D Lighting Artist. Over the past few years I’ve won multiple Emmy Awards while using VRay – most notably for being the Lighting/Shading Lead on the Game of Thrones title sequence.
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MYA214 – Maya Lighting and Rendering in Production

MYA214 – Maya Lighting and Rendering in Production
English | Size: 4 GB
Category: Tutorial

This course, taught by Robert Harrington, will cover lighting, shading and multi-pass rendering in Maya and mental ray.
It will work directly with what Russell Dodgson will be doing this term in Nuke, using the same plates and providing all renders he wants.
We too will be dabbling in Nuke, finding out why its good for us lighters in a way that Photoshop isn’t.
This course will reflect the production reality where you are part of a pipeline.
The modelling, UV’ing and animating will have been prepared already, meaning our time is focused on getting
the lighting and shading correct and providing compositing with the render-passes they need.
Along the way we will cover tricks, theories and guidelines to help get closer to reality. [Read more…]

Photigy – Studio Lighting and Natural Sunlight in 3DS Max with Ilya Plotnikov

Photigy – Studio Lighting and Natural Sunlight in 3DS Max with Ilya Plotnikov
English | Size: 631.0MB
Category: Tutorial

One of my favorite writers, Scott Adams said: “every additional skill doubles your odds for success”. There are three of them I’m going to cover over the next two and a half hours: 3D modeling, visualization, post production. There’s not much modeling, because I don’t want you to stuck with the least interesting job. [Read more…]

Fashion and Glamour Lighting Techniques Revisited Thorsten Ott

Fashion and Glamour Lighting Techniques Revisited Thorsten Ott
English | Size: 755 MB
Category: Tutorial

This first video examines fashion and glamour lighting using just 1 or 2 light sources. We will examine each of the 12 lighting modifiers and how or when we might use them. We will discuss the 18 lighting diagrams and the 19 images created. Follow me as I comment on the lighting diagrams and watch a behind-the-scenes video of the 4 models photographed. This video spans what I have learned over the last 20 years of shooting and modifying the light quality of my studio flash units to a give a 3-dimensional and cinematic light quality.
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Mastering CGI – Mastering Lighting Lesson 5 with Grant Warwick

Mastering CGI – Mastering Lighting Lesson 5 with Grant Warwick
English | Size: 3.7GB
Category: Tutorial

Creating realism is one of the most challenging aspects a CGI artist is faced with but the battle doesn’t end there. Once realism is achieved, creating attractive and well lit imagery is one of the most demanded skill sets in the industry and can often only be achieved with a sound understanding of photography, color and composition techniques. On top of this a detailed understanding of what retouchers and post production artists expect is key. This is where Mastering Lighting comes in. [Read more…]

Pluralsight – Unreal Engine 4 Lighting Fundamentals

Pluralsight – Unreal Engine 4 Lighting Fundamentals
English | Size: 296.7MB
Category: Tutorial

At the core of every environment scene, a thorough knowledge of lighting is evident. In this course, Unreal Engine 4 Lighting Fundamentals, you’ll learn about the different light types, settings, and effects in Unreal to give a scene a polished, fuller look. First, you’ll uncover the important concepts of lighting that so frequently prove to be a stumbling block for most as they begin their initial foray into lighting. Next, you’ll explore the tools available to use as your lighting solutions by using a pre-built and pre-textured scene of a wide crossing corridor filled with random objects and “greebles”. [Read more…]

Power of Lighting, Vol 1 & 2

Power of Lighting, Vol 1 & 2
English | Size: 3.24 GB
Category: Tutorial

VOLUME I: Lighting Faces
Lighting Faces is a comprehensive look at the art of lighting people. You’ll learn how to use hard and soft light, and simple techniques for lighting different skin tones, people with eye glasses, and balding heads. Discover which type of lighting instruments will give you the look you want, how to determine contrast ratios, and much more!
Program Length: 45 min.
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