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Author Lanier, Lee

Title Maya Rendering for After Effects Composites.[lynda.com electronic resource]

Publication Info. ©2012
Carpenteria, CA lynda.com, 2012.
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Note 08/17/2012
Contents Discover how to create render passes in Maya, recombine the passes in After Effects, and motion track the passes to live-action video footage that contains a moving camera or a moving character.
Performer Lee Lanier has worked as a professional computer animator since 1994. While at Buena Vista Visual Effects at Walt Disney Studios, he created video effects for numerous feature films. While at PDI/DreamWorks, he served as a senior animator on Antz and Shrek. Along the way, Lee directed a series of independent, animated short films that went on to play 200+ film festivals, museums, and art galleries worldwide. His work has been featured at such venues as Sundance, Slamdance, SXSW, the Ottawa International Animation Festival, Boston Museum of Fine Arts, and the Smithsonian Institution. As a world-renowned expert in the video effects (VFX) field, Lee has written several popular high-end software books, and taught at the Gnomon School of Visual Effects in Hollywood. He is a member of Visual Effects Society (VES), and the executive director of the Dam Short Film Festival.
Summary In this course, professional animator and director Lee Lanier shows how to create render passes in Autodesk Maya, recombine the passes in Adobe After Effects, and motion track the passes to live-action video footage that contains a moving camera or a moving character. The course covers both the Render Layer Editor and mental ray contribution pass systems. Additionally, 1- and 2-point motion tracking and match moving, stabilization, and 4-point corner pin tracking are discussed.
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Indexed Term Streaming video
3D + Animation
Video
After Effects
Maya
Rendering
Textures
Materials
Compositing
Visual Effects
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