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A user requested series now available for Smoke 2013. See the workflow how to take a RED sequence edited at a small debayer setting and upscale it to a sequence using a higher debayer setting. Debayering fun for everyone! Check it out now!
A 3- part video series teaching you how you can use Mocha Pro with Autodesk Smoke and what metadata you can move from Mocha Pro to Smoke. This 3-part series covers Tracking Data, Masking Data and 3D Camera Tracking Data to build a composite in Smoke. Media and setups are downloadable too!!!
In this video, you learn how to create a rolling background from a static image. We will make use of a layered Photoshop file, the action 3D compositor and texturing tools. Detailed explanations of how it works as well as touch on some animation tips.
Learn how to white balance your shots using the Colour Warper and Vectorscope in ConnectFX. An every day task that we must face! Fix it in post!!!!
Learn to create multiple storage volumes on different hard drives which can enable you to take your Smoke system on your shoot without carrying around your main storage. A portable drive will do just fine!
Autodesk Smoke 2013 has finally been released just in time for the holiday season. Thank you to everyone for all their help and happy holidays!
A brand new video series on dealing with every aspect of Alpha in Autodesk Smoke. Full start to end workflow covered including Alpha types such as straight and premultiplied alpha. Great help for users of all levels of experience. Check it out now!
A hot tip inspired by user feedback on the AREA. Learn how to copy the animation curve from one transition to another. A slightly different workflow to what you might be used to but as easy as copy and paste.
Focusing on specific tools is great when working but its equally important to be able to see the overall picture. Using contextual views in ConnectFX does just that. New Video from the Smoke Learning Channel show you to set it up... and its easy :) Check it out now!
Sometimes I just want to save one node in ConnectFX or some objects in my Action Composite. This hot tip shows you where the buttons are and how to do just that! Great for creating presets too. Check it out now!