Creativelive - HDDSLR Filmmaking with Gale Tattersall (3 Days)
Description: For the first time in history a camera that costs roughly $2,500 can shoot material good enough to hold its own weight on the highest professional levels. Gale Tattersall, renowned Director of Photography, has been at the forefront of pushing HDDSLR’s in Hollywood. He shot the season finale of House entirely on a Canon 5DMII last year.
Digital Tutors - Introduction to 3ds Max 2011
English | VP6F 782x646 | MP3 96 kbps | 3.34 GB
In this course we'll cover a wide range of topics in order to get you quickly up to speed using 3ds Max 2011.
In this course we are going to help you get a good understanding of how to work in 3ds Max.You will be able to learn from several of the instructors here at Digital Tutors as we go through many of the major parts of the software. We are going to cover a wide range of topics in this course. We will start out exploring the user interface and finding our way around 3ds Max. Then we will start to create our own custom model, a pod racer, using a number of powerful modeling tools. We will paint and texture our model, and then take it through the process of rigging and animation. We will finish up by adding dynamic effects to the scene and rendering out a nice result. Once you are finished, you will have exposure to a wide range of disciplines in 3ds Max and be able to start working on your own projects and building on the knowledge you have gained.
English | AE Tuts Plus - Use Real Lights to Motivate Simulated in After Effects | 1.73 GB
This demonstration is about shooting a translucent object, in this case a crystal illuminated by a match, and compositing that object with stock footage of dramatic fire. In Part 2, we’ll be simulating similar lighting effects in After Effects to reveal a logo.
FXPHD BKD207 - Background Fundamentals
English | h264 960x540 23.98fps | AAC 44100Hz mono | 3,11 GB
Genre: Video Training
Background Fundamentals is the "required" course for fxphd members and covers a wide range of topics -- the fundamental building blocks of visual effects. This course is a great overview of the industry and deals with a different aspect everyweek.
English | 2012 | MOV | eLearning | 25GB
Aetuts+ is a site made to house and showcase some of the best After Effects tutorials around. We publish tutorials that not only produce great effects, but explain them in a friendly, approachable manner. We also stock up links to tutorials, articles, presets and plugins from around the web to help you get the most out of After Effects.
FXPHD - DRK301 - VFX & Indie Films
ISO | .mov | project files | 1.65Gb
- In this course, veteran no-budget filmmakers Michael Scott and Ryan Wieber discuss how to make a high-quality film with little to no money, but with few to no compromises. This course will run the gamut from theory to tech, prep to post, exploring the crucial, yet oft-neglected interrelationship between production and post. This course will also cover some fundamental principles of digital filmmaking that everybody ought to know, utilizing examples from Scott and Wieber's prior work as well as new material created for the course.
NextWaveDV - HDSLR 101 - Directing Camera Tutorials
English| Audio: aac, 44100 Hz, stereo (und)
MP4| Video: h264, yuv420p, 1280x720, 24.00 fps(r) (und)| 7.11GB
Genre: Video Training
HDSLR 101 tutorials is a tutorial pack that will get your knowledge level from amateur to advanced cameraman, or director. Also there are Editing and lightning techniques tutorial included that goes together.
Video2brain - Video Production with Creative Suite 6 (2012)
English | Duration: 3h 15m | H264 | 1280x720 | 25fps 700kbps | AAC 44.1KHz | 1GB
One of the great strengths of the Adobe Creative Suite Production Premium 6 is the seamless integration between the various applications. Even so, the best-practice approach to sharing media and creative work between applications remains mysterious to many users. In this course filmmaker and expert Maxim Jago breaks everything down into simple, clear steps, offering guidance on project and file management and examples that demonstrate the best use of the technology. If you use Adobe Creative Suite CS6 for video post-production, this course can make your work faster, easier, and more efficient.
ACTION CUT Film School Directing Filmmaking 2008
English| Audio: mp3, 48000 Hz, stereo, 112 kb/s
3 DVDs| AVI| Video: mpeg4, yuv420p, 512x384, 29.97 fps(r)| 2.04GB
Genre: Video Training
Barry Green & David Jimerson - Lighting for Film and Television 3-Disc Set
English | 3 Disc | H264 | 864x480 | 23.98fps 1129kbps | AAC 128kbps 48.0KHz | 3.09GB
Advanced | 1h 54m | 1.34 GB | Required Software: Syntheyes 2011, modo 501, Fusion 6.3
Creative Cow - Adobe After Effects CS5 with Andrew Devis (2012)
English | Duration: 2h 51m | H264 | 1024x576 | 25fps 3872kbps | AAC 44.1KHz | 4.81GB
Series of lessons for beginners program for video editing, design compositions (compositing), animation, and create different effects - Adobe After Affects CS5. Include AE Basics 1 to AE Basics 54
FXPHD FastForward: SpeedGrade CS6 Fundamentals
Audio: aac, 44100 Hz, mono (eng) | Video: h264, yuv420p, 1152x720, 25.00 fps(r) (eng) | 2.8GB
Beginner | 3h 47m | 2.44 GB | Project Files 1.56 GB | Required Software: SpeedGrade CS6
cmiVFX - Cinema 4D Matte Painting Extraction
English| Audio: aac, 22050 Hz, mono (eng)
MP4| Video: h264, yuv420p, 1024x576, 12.00 fps(r) (eng)| 1.08GB
Genre: Video Training
Have you ever asked yourself how in the world they could do those impressive highly realistic environment scenes on movies like Star Wars, King Kong,or the Lord of The Rings? Well, the short answer is, Matte Paintings! It is one of the oldest techniques used in the VFX world. While it started as oil paintings with cameras filming layers of glass 100 years ago it evolved to adapt to today’s technology. We bring you the key to unlock this technology with one of the brilliant pieces of software written to date.
AE Tutsplus Premium - Compositing a CG Building Leap
English| Audio: aac, 44100 Hz, stereo (eng)
FLV| Video: h264, yuv420p, 1280x720, 15.00 fps(r) (eng)| 965MB
Genre: Video Tutorial
In this tutorial we will be stepping through the process of compositing this CG shot over a live footage background plate. We’ll show you how to import the 3D multi-pass renders and how to correctly layer them in the comp. We’ll also go through the process of color correcting the elements to better marry them into the background plate. Then we’ll step through the process of creating a glass particle system using Particular. We will also add motion blur to various elements using the ReelSmart motion blur plug-in. Once you have completed this tutorial, you will have a much greater understanding of the types of challenges faced throughout a production compositing process, and how to tackle such challenges to get high quality output.