TUTORIALS FOR VFX & MOTION GRAPHICS
Free After Effects Tutorials & More Hosted By: Andrew Kramer
Dec 17, 2007 | 29mins. 51 secs.
• Create a Unique custom Particle System with Particular
• Use Null objects to create advanced camera movements
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Nov 26, 2007 | 13mins. 43 secs.
• Make a planet explode using the shatter effect
• Composite explosion and add motion blur
 
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Nov 26, 2007 | 13mins. 30 secs.
• Create a dying planet with visible lava and cracks
• Render with built in transparency to QuickTime Movie
 
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Nov 07, 2007 | 19mins.
• This tutorial is from the Evolution DVD out on Nov 12th
• Check out the cool Twister Preset and the possibilities
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Oct 31, 2007 | 25mins.
• Simulate the look of bugs crawling under the skin
• Use displacement mapping and color correction
 
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Oct 15, 2007 | 25mins.
• Create the illusion of camera passing through glass
• Fade out reflection and add slight glass distortion
 
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Oct 10, 2007 | 10mins.
• Create a Title as seen in the Riot Gear Promo
• Learn advanced colorization techniques
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Oct 01, 2007 | 13mins.
• Composite blood render with live action footage
• Animate camera into 3D skin layer to reveal blood
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Oct 01, 2007 | 22mins.
• Import blood render and create 3D particle system
• Use particular to stream particles with depth of field
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Oct 01, 2007 | 15mins.
• Create a complex microscopic view of inside a body
• Model a blood cell and integrate with After Effects
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Sep 26, 2007 | 10mins.
• Now we'll see if we can create 3D Text in C4d
• We'll add a seemless BG and soft shadows too
 
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Sep 25, 2007 | 13mins.
• Create 3D text with a seamless bg in 3ds Max
• Use a skylight to generate soft shadows
 
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Sep 17, 2007 | 26mins. 50 secs.
• Convert music amplitude to drive particle animation
• Use particular to generate custom "waveform"
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Sep 10, 2007 | 13mins. 40 secs.
• Turn a 2D picture into a 3D virtual scene
• Create a clean plate and composite elements
 
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Jan 27, 2007 | 30mins.
• Extend a live action set with custom matte painting
• Link several motion trackers into one null object
 
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Jul 30, 2007 | 18mins. 19 secs.
• Transform daylight footage to night footage
• Add artificial lights and illuminate windows
 
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Jan 23, 2007 | 24mins. 2 secs.
• Add face warp using reverse motion tracking
• Warp face using liquify & texture skin with shadows
 
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Jul 16, 2007 | 15mins. 4 secs.
• Use procedural mattes to remove a blown out sky
• Track background and create custom mattes
 
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Jul 09, 2007 | 3mins.
• Add 3D control to earth inside After Effects
• Use simple expressions to CC sphere plug-in
 
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Jul 08, 2007 | 14mins. 56 secs.
• Create a cool earth in After Effects
• Add atmosphere, rotation and cool lighting
 
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Jul 02, 2007 | 23mins. 5 secs.
• Create a cosmic Earth zoom in AE
• Use masking and parenting to link imagery
 
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Jun 27, 2007 | 6mins.
• Use Vanishing Point to generate 3D from still
• Import in to AE and use as a 3D scene from PS
 
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Jun 27, 2007 | 9mins. 18 secs.
• Convert a still photo to 3D geometry in AE
• Create multiple walls and a 3d light
 
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Jun 25, 2007 | 19mins. 30 secs.
• Transform a single image into 3D space
• Use light transmission to simulate camera mapping
 
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Jun 17, 2007 | 12mins. 45 secs.
• Simulate a frozen world around one person
• This simple effect uses masks to create illusion
 
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