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Visual Effects (1022 Tutorials)

Digieffects: Bubbles from Phenomena #digieffects

Digieffects: Bubbles from Phenomena #digieffects

October 30, 2014

Learn how to use Bubbles, one of the 11 tools included in Phenomena, to create a myriad of different bubbles, from a fizzy drink to floating in air.

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Digieffects: Blockade from Damage #digieffects

Digieffects: Blockade from Damage #digieffects

October 30, 2014

Learn how to use Blockade, one of 9 tools available in Damage, to simulate low resolution camera feeds and video.

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Digieffects: Artifact from Damage #digieffects

Digieffects: Artifact from Damage #digieffects

October 30, 2014

Learn how to use Artifact, one of 9 tools found in Damage, to simulate digital image decode or transmission errors usually associated with dropped data from satellite transmissions or digital video playback errors.

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Digieffects: Aged Film from Damage #digieffects

Digieffects: Aged Film from Damage #digieffects

October 30, 2014

Learn how to use Aged Film, one of the 8 effects found in Damage, to add grain, dust, scratches and even jitter to your footage.

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Smoke vs. Fire in CINEMA 4D

Smoke vs. Fire in CINEMA 4D

October 21, 2014

Ben Watts uses a program from Jawset called Turbulence FD for CINEMA 4D to create a basic, but interesting, particle collision simulation. He also walks viewers through a dynamic lighting setup in CINEMA 4D, goes throgh color grading and talks about some benefits of the 32-bit workflow.

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Halloween Themed tutorials for FCPX and Motion

Halloween Themed tutorials for FCPX and Motion

October 21, 2014

Spooky Jump Cuts for Final Cut Pro X and Swinging Text for Motion.

Steve Martin from RippleTraining.com shows us a trick with retiming and markers to add a series of jump cuts to a horror clip. It very handy in creating that surreal, disjointed feeling needed in horror features, and allows the editor the ability to adjust the timing quickly and easily to acheive just the right creepy feeling.

Mark Spencer from RippleTraining.com, shows us how to make a seasonally appropriate swinging text in Motion.

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cyriak halloween costume

Cyriak’s Halloween Costume

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.

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Head replacement with mocha and Adobe After Effects

Head replacement with mocha and Adobe After Effects

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.

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Creating a Tornado with RealFlow and FumeFx

Creating a Tornado with RealFlow and FumeFx

October 21, 2014

Using Next Limit RealFlow and SitniSati FumeFx for Autodesk 3ds Max you can create a twister of this very nature! Watch this tutorial to see how!

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MAXON Cinema 4D Reflective Sports Badge

MAXON Cinema 4D Reflective Sports Badge

October 7, 2014

Learn how to create a 3D rotating sports badge in Cinema 4D. Topics include:

  • Working with Illustrator and Cinema 4D
  • Bevel Deformer
  • Reflection Tools
  • Boole Effect

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MAXON Cinema 4D Rock Goo

MAXON Cinema 4D Rock Goo

October 7, 2014

This tutorial utilizes many tools that can be helpful in creating a variety of different structures. Part 1 covers techniques for making a single volume mesh in the shape of a cluster of crystals or minerals.  Part 2 explains several different ways to cut the geometry into 2 pieces, and create and rig a mesh that has proper goo behaviors. Covered topic are joint rigging, mesh deformer, smoothing deformer, and pose morph tag.  Part 3 explains how to light, texture and animate for the final render.

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Lighting a Portrait in MODO

Lighting a Portrait in MODO

October 7, 2014

Flipped Normals lights a plaster bust in MODO with a 3-point light set up, as well as area lights, with some depth of field and ambient occlusion.

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White Walker Eye Animation – Game of Thrones

White Walker Eye Animation – Game of Thrones

October 7, 2014

This isn’t so much a tutorial as it is a walkthrough of the steps you can take to recreate the eyes of a White Walker from Game of Thrones!

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Doctor Who Inspired Titles

October 7, 2014

Paul Ezzy explains how to create some Doctor Who inspired titles with Boris Continuum Complete

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Create Water Drops With Splash Ripples MAXON Cinema 4D

Create Water Drops With Splash Ripples MAXON Cinema 4D

September 30, 2014

Learn how to make water drops with splash ripples using C4D.  No additional 3rd party plugins required.

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