Tutorial: City Destruction, New from Video Copilot

Tutorial: City Destruction, New from Video Copilot

Andrew Kramer shows you how to create realistic city destruction right inside of After Effects with out third party plug-ins. As always, Andrew shares some super useful After Effects tips.

Download the tutorial files from Video Copilot.

Andrew explains some of these important compositing and visual effects techniques.

  • 3D Camera Tracking
  • Compositing 2D Elements in 3D Space
  • 3D Track Mattes
  • Matte Painting with 2D Planar Tracking

Andrew also gives great advice on creating 3D Jets with Element 3D, plus how to use pre-keyed smoke from Action Essentials 2.

Download City Footage & Assets from Video Copilot

Checkout Video Copilot's Sci-Fi Weapon Tutorial for instructions on how to create a dangerous intergalactic weapon.

Posted by Michele Yamazaki