A Visual Effects Artist is usually involved with the production from an early stage to work closely with production and the film's director design, guide and lead the teams required to achieve the desired effects. Visual effects artists create imagery that is either impractical or impossible to film. Their work can include creating animations or fixing up details for television shows, commercials, feature films, and other film media . VFX professionals in this field may gain satisfaction in knowing that their work contributed to the completion of a major media project. An VFX Artist should make the characters move, convey thoughts and emotions, and respond to their surroundings.
Fu-VFXian is involved in the whole process of video production works – from concept and planning to delivery; discover the secrets of effective video and audio processing using editing, effects, motion graphics, compositing and more; develop your graphic design skills, create animated visual effects, and use the power of today’s production tools to seriously alter reality. Fu-VFXian can work on tight deadlines due to theatrical release dates and other constraints related to working in the film industry. They are fit enough to work as per the instructions from a client or supervisor and may not allow for the possibility of much personalized input unless or otherwise required.
We recommend all candidates interested to learn and explore in VFX field to have thorough knowledge in the below rather than just in Compositing or Editing the video.
- Matte painting
Fu-VFXians are robust enough in exploring in the below concepts after their training course effectively producing great results for Realtime.
how the movie/video production process works from concepting to storyboarding, shooting, editing, visual effects and delivery. This module is designed to give you an overview of the complete process and to put post production into perspective.
Develop your graphic design skills for video. Learn the tips and tricks you will need to quickly and effectively create vector and bitmap graphics for use in motion graphics and television commercials.
Motion graphics is one of the most exciting areas of video post production. Combine your design skills with animation and effects to create animated visuals for TVCs, titles, IDs and more.
green / blue matte keying using advanced masking techniques grabage matte, freehand and square.
understanding the use fluid dynamic, particles dynamics & Deformers.
in the structure you will understand the use of matte painting using industries top digital environment creation software to bring your imagination to reality.
2d and 3d tracking
understanding the layer and node base system.
learn to convert 2d to 3d tricks
add/remove film grain, rope removal, set extension, rig removal.
learn roto using adobe after effects
In this module you will learn trick to restore old footage to new footage
Compositing and visual effects
Learn how to integrate 3D animation and live motion video, and composite multiple video sources to create fantastic visual effects
how production is managed and how workflow is organised. Develop the communication skills essential to working in a post production team
active viewing, critique and analysis of some of the best (and worst) film and television ever created. Learn what works and why by breaking apart motion pictures, television shows, commercials and music videos. This module will change the way you watch a movie!
Audio post production
audio is key to the success of any video production and is increasingly becoming part of post production workflow. Learn to edit, process and effect audio for video post production. You will learn how to edit voiceovers and music, create foley effects and simple soundtracks.
how do you take footage shot at different times and in different locations and create a finished product which tells a compelling and interesting story? That is the challenge of editing. This module takes you on a journey through several projects where you will learn the secrets of effective editing.
Individual project and showreel
this is your opportunity to apply all you have learned. Create a motion graphics piece, a finely tuned edit, or show off your visual effects skills the choice is yours.
The demand for artists, including multimedia artists and animators, is expected to grow about six percent, slower than the average for all professions, from 2012-2022. This anticipated growth is attributed to increasing demands for special effects in the film industry and graphics for mobile technologies. The creation of computer-generated animation in the scientific research and design is also expected to add opportunities for visual effects artists. The film industry is the largest and best-paying employer of visual effects artists. visual effects artists who create special effects and animation using technological tools can be grouped into the category of multimedia artists, for whom the average annual wage in the world market was reported as $72,400 in 2013. Those working in the motion picture industry earned the highest annual salary at $84,610.Even in the Indian market especially in the south India there are unlimited growth for VFX artists.