Rotoscoping & Masking (51 Tutorials)
September 24, 2015
Mary Poplin explains the basics of removing an unwanted object, using only one clean plate and letting mocha Pro’s planar tracking and remove tool to the heavy lifting.
June 25, 2015
Take your Resolve grading work to the next level of finishing and vfx with BCC and mocha. Resolve Trainier and colorist Alex Van Hurkman shows us how to use Boris Continuum Complete (BCC) and mocha Pro together inside Resolve to create visual effects and some finishing. He even explains it in term us NLE editors can understand.
May 11, 2015
Watch Shanks FX “Petri Dish Planets” and then check out the tutorial on how he put the finishing touches on them in Adobe After Effects.
January 29, 2015
Adobe Creative Cloud has a tool called “Mask Tracker” the is found in both Premiere Pro CC 2014 and After Effects CC 2014, that can be used to easily create masks. After effects also has “mocha AE CC”, a dedicated planar tracker that is similar to Mask Tracker, but also allows keyframe control, and has advanced features for dealing with some of the more difficult masking or tracking situations.
Mary Poplin, from Imagineer Systems, shows you the similarities and differences between the “Mask Tracker” and the bundled “mocha AE CC.” Knowing which tool to use in which situation can help you save time and be more creative.
December 19, 2014
In this Episode of Red Giant TV, Filmmaker/Motion Graphics artist Seth Worley will show you how to re-create the look of the Lost Smoke monster. Covered: Compositing, Masking, 3D tracking, Color Correction and some really cool Trapcode Particular techniques.
November 17, 2014
Learn to use masks and EZ Masks in Tiffen Dfx standalone make your subject pop.
November 3, 2014
Brian Maffitt from Total Training shows us how he made his creepy Halloween self-portrait this year, using Photoshop.
With the popularity of last years creepy self portrait, Brian decided to do a tutorial on how he made this years picture using Adobe Photoshop and Lightroom. It's fairly advanced and more of a quick breakdown of the steps rather than a normal Total Training tutorial, but “there’s a wealth of high-level Photoshop techniques packed into these 13 minutes.”
November 1, 2014
Learn how Channel Range, one of the tools included in Aura, can help you generate mattes and transitions through the isolation of specific grayscale ranges of channels.
October 21, 2014
Learn to create an effect inspired by Cyriak, where a creepy hand-crab monster projects from a person’s mouth. This effect is very involved, with lots of rotoscoping, tracking and hand animation. It's not for the feint of heart, but you will learn a ton.
October 21, 2014
Learn how to design, shoot and composite a head replacement shot. Think “Headless Horseman.” This is a fast paced tutorial design for advances users of mocha and After Effects.
September 14, 2014
Mary Poplin, the Imagineer Product Specialist, shows how to make a cool animated cartoon look with Roto Shapes in mocha and After Effects. The tutorial uses a free script and the download link is below the video.
July 25, 2014
In this episode of Red Giant TV, director Stu Maschwitz will show you how to use Creative cloud 2014’s mask tracking tools to color grade with Colorista II and Magic Bullet Looks 2.5.
July 25, 2014
Do you need to make some small fixes to the skin of your actor, like fixing a blemish or blotchiness? Here’s part 1 of a 2 part series on Skin Retouching and Digital Makeup to get you started!
May 27, 2014
Mathias Möhl of Mamoworld has a tutorial to get you up to speed fast in MochaImport+ for Nuke.
Table of contents:
- Corner Pin+ w. Lens Dist. (at 0:30)
- Stabilized View+ (at 7:15)
- Tracker+ (at 25:40)
- Roto+ & RotoPaint+ (at 27:59)
- GridWarp+ (at 31:36)
- Transform+ (at 35:02)
- Full camera rig+ (at 40:54)
- Camera and Geo+ (at 43:56)