The Video Copilot Show is Online!


Check out the new show! Tutorials and projects up next!

In this show we go behind the scenes to show you how we created an insane SuperHero Landing!

Episode Highlights:

  • Greenscreen Filming
  • 3D Compositing
  • Matte Painting & Set Extensions
  • Forced Perspective Shooting
  • Visual Effects Breakdowns

After & Before!

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Video Copilot Returns!

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POSTED:
6 months ago
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Visualization Experiment and new Renders
Just playing around with a new After Effects experiment without using any 3rd Party plug-ins! I need to refine some parts of the effect but I really want to make a tutorial for it ASAP! Here are some other projects you may have missed! Using Element 3D bummp mapping to create some Gold coins and […]
New Tutorial: Realistic Rain Drop FX!
In this tutorial we’ll use After Effects to create a realistic water effect without any 3rd party plug-ins! Great for adding atmosphere to a rainy scene or title. This effect is fully customization and can be used to create many cool FX! In this tutorial: Create a dripping water displacement map Simulate realistic camera DOF […]
Destruction Experiment!
What is this thing! I’ve basically combined a bunch of stuff into one experiment! I might have been inspired by the amazing planet explosions from The Force Awakens but wanted to see if I could get a cool version inside Element 3D. Few Notes on this experiment; I added smoke elements, shockwaves using CC Sphere, and even […]
Gearing Up with Element 3D!
Gear Up! #aperture #Element3D A video posted by Video Copilot (@andrewkramer) on Jan 3, 2017 at 9:54pm PST Maybe I just love apertures but this was a fun project to make! Using a few motion design 2 objects I built this animating gear. I just created a collection of models on one group and distributed them […]
Blog Show: Real Volumetric Light!


Check out the new blog show on creating real volumetric light!

POSTED:
3 years ago
PLUG-INS
Blog Show: Typewriter Week!

Lots of exciting stuff planned for this week, I even created a mini-blog show to talk about how everything came together and what you can expect!

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POSTED:
3 years ago
VIDEO: Crazy Driving!

Explore tips for shooting Car interiors for Post Production with Andrew Kramer.

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POSTED:
5 years ago
Flour Fusion: Real Particles

Creating particles in After Effects is awesome! We have all used Particular and Particle world but why not combine those particles with some real ones! Sometimes you need to create elements that are so complex and organic that you are better off taking out the camera and making a mess.

In this example we use a little bit of flour to mix things up!

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POSTED:
5 years ago