City Environment Compositing in After Effects
Taught by Kirill Pleshakov
- Course Number:
- Software Version:
- CC 2018
- Original Run Date:
- October 2018
- 2 hours 46 minutes
The course starts with Kirill sharing his organizational structure for projects and then works he works his way through the shot. Along the way, like with most comps, he solves numerous problems with source material and elements in order to create the final shot. It's certainly no "import your layers and hit render" kind of course.
Class 1: Initial PrepAdjusting the incomplete city matte painting elements.
Class 2: CompositingCompositing of the city matte painting, matching it with live action footage, and using link expressions to speed up compositing.
Class 3: KeyingForeground actor extraction, compositing of the boundary.
Class 4: AnimatingAnimating the matte painting elements for realism, adding final details.
Class 5: RenderingMulti-machine rendering using After Effects Render Engine and the final polishing of the shot.