Taught by Sean Devereaux
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- January 2010
- 7 hours 40 minutes
Deveraux is our lead Nuke professor at fxphd. He has been using Nuke since 2000, working as a compositor at Digital Domain on Hollywood blockbusters such as How the Grinch Stole Christmas, I, Robot, and Star Trek: Nemesis. Using a variety of compositing packages, his freelance work has taken him to ILM (Transformers), Hydraulx (Rise of the Silver Surfer), and others.
Class 1An in-depth look at Nuke 6's RotoPaint tool, covering everything from soup to nuts.
Class 2Inside NukeX's Camera Tracker and Lens Distortion tools and how to use the data they collect in production.
Class 3Fun with Gizmo's! We'll create and customize a "film look" gizmo, learn a little python and even customize nuke's menus and toolbars!
Class 4A two part lesson on keying in nuke with a difficult shot. This lesson focuses on keylight and the mind set when approaching a difficult key. Part two will final the composite and go through assembling a key from multiple keyers.
Class 5Part two of our multi layered keying lesson. This lesson goes beyond theory and into practical production problem solving to final an above average difficulty shot.
Class 6Multi-pass compositing! The joys of controlling just about everything in the comp and how to maintain all those extra channels and layers properly and efficiently.
Class 7Multi-Multi-pass compositing! Way beyond just diffuse, reflection and specular passes. Full relighting and retexturing in nuke using normals and uv passes.
Class 8Super Pan N Tile Setup: Feature film level quality tiles supplied and ready for your imagination. This is a massive 18 tile, 300 degree, multi tiered system that will wow your friends and influence your employers.
Class 9Matte Painting 3D Extraction: How to bring life into you static, placid and all around flat image.
Class 10Final touches, grain matching and tips tricks featuring The Foundry's Furnace Core!