Practical Magic: The Art of In-Camera Visual Effects with Joey Shanks


Overview

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Practical Visual Effects genius Joey Shanks, star of PBS Digital Studios' SHANKS FX, shares his secrets, step-by-step, for creating stunning "in-camera" VFX with simple household products.

From materials and equipment to shooting and post-production, Shanks will show you how to achieve high quality VFX on a tiny budget. 

 

WEBCOURSE HIGHLIGHTS

  • Creating the Cosmos - Making mind-blowing starscapes with household materials
  • Holograms - Shooting and projecting a subject in three dimensions
  • Reverse Motion Effects - A "backward" approach to breathtaking illusions

 

 

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Course Curriculum

ONE DAY

 

CREATING THE COSMOS:

  • Low Budget Lighting Set Up
  • Choosing the Right Settings on your DSLR Camera
  • Shooting the Space Atmosphere Effect
  • Computer Workflow (Managing Files)
  • Importing to and Working on Post Production Software - After Effects
  • Discuss Sound Design

HOLOGRAM EFFECT:

  • Proper Staging and Lighting the Hologram Subject
  • Using a Projector
  • Shooting the Hologram
  • Post Production

REVERSE MOTION EFFECTS:

  • Creating Unnatural Human Movements
  • Rising from the Grave Effect
  • Creature Action Techniques

 

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