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VFX

VFX
Rigging for Games
Rigging for Games
We will start with an orc character modeled and ready for us, and we take it from there by rigging it...
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Intermediate
9 weeks
Rigging for Games
Intermediate
9 weeks
Character Facial Rigging for Production
Character Facial Rigging for Production
Learn how to rig character faces and bring them to life with Wade Ryer. Wade has over 10 years of experience...
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Intermediate to Advanced
8 weeks
Character Facial Rigging for Production
Intermediate to Advanced
8 weeks
Abstract Effects in Houdini
Abstract Effects in Houdini
Virtually every tool in Houdini can be used for abstraction. Houdini is a means to an end, but not the...
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Intermediate
8 weeks
Abstract Effects in Houdini
Intermediate
8 weeks
VEX in Houdini
VEX in Houdini
This course is a comprehensive introduction to the use of VEX in Houdini. Some of what you’ll learn includes:...
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Advanced
8 weeks
VEX in Houdini
Advanced
8 weeks
Intro to FX Using Houdini
Intro to FX Using Houdini
Intro to FX using Houdini will give an exciting introduction to a variety of FX capabilities in Houdini....
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Intermediate
9 weeks
Intro to FX Using Houdini
Intermediate
9 weeks
Cloth Simulation
Cloth Simulation
In his 8-week class, Steve Sandles (Framestore, London) will cover many aspects of cloth in CG. Using...
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Intermediate
8 weeks
Cloth Simulation
Intermediate
8 weeks
Intro to Rigging
Intro to Rigging
This course is an introduction to rigging. We'll explore how digital characters are brought to life using...
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Beginner to Intermediate
10 Weeks
Intro to Rigging
Beginner to Intermediate
10 Weeks
Concept Art: From 2D to 3D
Concept Art: From 2D to 3D
In this course, you will go through the most up -to-date methods of design used in the entertainment...
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Intermediate
8 weeks
Concept Art: From 2D to 3D
Intermediate
8 weeks
Storytelling with Previs
Storytelling with Previs
In this course, students will learn the basics of previsualization shot creation. From composing shots...
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Intermediate
8 weeks
Storytelling with Previs
Intermediate
8 weeks
Intro to Digital Matte Painting
Intro to Digital Matte Painting
Learn the process and techniques used in digital matte painting. Break down matte painted images to different...
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Intermediate
8 weeks
Intro to Digital Matte Painting
Intermediate
8 weeks
FX for Games
FX for Games
In this course, students learn the fundamental workflows and approaches for creating a wide range of...
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Intermediate
8 weeks
FX for Games
Intermediate
8 weeks
Mastering Destruction in Houdini
Mastering Destruction in Houdini
In addition to teaching you in-depth technical working knowledge of Houdini fractures & rigid body simulations,...
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Intermediate
8 weeks
Mastering Destruction in Houdini
Intermediate
8 weeks
Motion Graphics
Motion Graphics
Motion Graphics is the perfect course for those taking a fresh leap into the world of motion graphics,...
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Intermediate
8 weeks
Motion Graphics
Intermediate
8 weeks
Rigging Techniques: Cartoon to Realistic
Rigging Techniques: Cartoon to Realistic
Aimed at students that already have a background in rigging and want to take their skills to the next...
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Advanced
8 weeks
Rigging Techniques: Cartoon to Realistic
Advanced
8 weeks
Lighting and Shading with Arnold for Maya
Lighting and Shading with Arnold for Maya
Learn how to render using Arnold for Maya, gain knowledge on some history of the software and how it...
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Intermediate
5 weeks
Lighting and Shading with Arnold for Maya
Intermediate
5 weeks
Scripting & Tool Dev. for Maya
Scripting & Tool Dev. for Maya
For some disciplines such as rigging and FX, knowing how to script is essential, but that does not mean...
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Intermediate
8 weeks
Scripting & Tool Dev. for Maya
Intermediate
8 weeks
Biomedical Imaging in 3D
Biomedical Imaging in 3D
The wonders of modern science are arguably equaled only by the wonders of modern technology. Biochemist...
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Intermediate
8 weeks
Biomedical Imaging in 3D
Intermediate
8 weeks
Mechanical Rigging
Mechanical Rigging
This course is an exploration of solving various mechanical rigging challenges in Maya. Topics include...
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Intermediate
8 Weeks
Mechanical Rigging
Intermediate
8 Weeks
Nuke Compositing for 3D Artists
Nuke Compositing for 3D Artists
Nuke Compositing for 3D Artists is the perfect course for anyone who produces or works with 3D renders;...
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Intermediate
8 Weeks
Nuke Compositing for 3D Artists
Intermediate
8 Weeks
Body Mechanics
Body Mechanics
Understanding body mechanics is one of the most important aspects of animation. In this 8 week course...
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Intermediate
8 weeks
Body Mechanics
Intermediate
8 weeks
The Art of Lighting for Games
The Art of Lighting for Games
This course will demonstrate a practical approach to in-game/real-time lighting within the context of...
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Intermediate
10 weeks
The Art of Lighting for Games
Intermediate
10 weeks
Fluids FX Using Houdini
Fluids FX Using Houdini
Starting with the basics of voxels you will learn about smoke solvers, micro solvers and the Pyro Solver....
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Intermediate
8 weeks
Fluids FX Using Houdini
Intermediate
8 weeks
Organic Design in Houdini
Organic Design in Houdini
In Organic Design in Houdini, you’ll learn to use the power of Houdini to implement complex effects in...
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Intermediate
6 weeks
Organic Design in Houdini
Intermediate
6 weeks
Matte Painting
Matte Painting
This course you will go through the complex discipline of matte painting, utilizing many different skill...
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Advanced
8 weeks
Matte Painting
Advanced
8 weeks
Houdini Fundamentals
Houdini Fundamentals
This class will take you from zero to hero with Houdini’s procedural workflow, and give you the tools...
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Intermediate
8 weeks
Houdini Fundamentals
Intermediate
8 weeks
Houdini Fundamentals Teacher Training
Houdini Fundamentals Teacher Training
This class will take you from zero to hero with Houdini’s procedural workflow, and give you the tools...
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Intermediate
10 weeks
Houdini Fundamentals Teacher Training
Intermediate
10 weeks
Crowd Simulation
Crowd Simulation
Crowd Simulation is a versatile skill for any character animator. Involving cycles, midground animation,...
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Intermediate
8 weeks
Crowd Simulation
Intermediate
8 weeks
Matte Painting and Illustration for Production
Matte Painting and Illustration for Production
In this course, students will learn the workflow and techniques of digital matte painting for production...
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Intermediate to Advanced
8 weeks
Matte Painting and Illustration for Production
Intermediate to Advanced
8 weeks