Tutorials

Tutorial 4 | C4D to PSD – Part 2

This tutorial is really only about 10 minutes long, but it’s a 2 part awesome tutorial because not only do we get to make our PSD files, but if you watch past 10 minutes, you learn how to import your completed PSD files into AE so you don’t have to rebuild anything! How cool is that? Click the picture below to start watching the tutorial. Read More ››

Tutorial 4 | C4D to PSD – Part 1

This tutorial is cool because it’s a walkthrough on how to put C4D into Photoshop. Often times, we are asked to build storyboards/story slates as pre-visuals for future animated spots, but we very well can’t render something out as a single pass into photoshop with the hope of making it awesome, can we? With this tutorial, learn how to save your C4D file out as a PSD using multi-pass and bring in such information as your reflections, refractions, ambient occlusion, buffer channels and more. Click on the picture below to start watching the tutorial! Read More ››

Tutorial 3 | T2 – Part 2

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zBOIgF73UBY This tutorial is based off of Terminator 2. For part 2, watch as I take the 3D + footage and implement it into a scene with AE. Tools used are tints/color correcting, mesh warp, and position tracking. Read More ››

Tutorial 3 | T2 – Part 1

This tutorial is based off of the movie Terminator 2. For part 1, learn how to create the 3D knife arm, how to rig it for rotoscope, and to use the morph tag. Read More ››

Tutorial 2 | The Abyss – Part 2

The second part of this tutorial is all about taking in the 3D footage we created in part 1 and compositing it together into a finalized scene. We will learn how to key footage, do some color correction and a lot of other cool tricks to make your own movie epic. To do this though, you will need to have the completed file from the part 1. Fortunately for you, a downloadable copy of the 3D files as well as the green screen footage is all available at the bottom of this post so you can follow along. Press... Read More ››

Tutorial 2 | The Abyss – Part 1

Alright, time for the Abyss tutorial. In part 1 of this tutorial, we will model our water tentacle, animate it and displace it as well. Click on the picture below to start watching this tutorial. Read More ››