November 14, 2019
This is a busy Black Friday season for ActionVFX, so we want to lay it all out for you so there is no confusion on the exciting events taking places! This blog post covers the sale length, how you can save up to 55% on products, and the special contest that can only be found at ActionVFX!
Maybe you’ve spent a lot of time compositing in After Effects, but you’d like to take your VFX to the next level. Today, we’re going to show you three helpful tutorials to get you moving forward with Cinema 4D!
Horror is flexible, situational, and perfect in bite-sized short film formats. Effects have always defined the genre, from prosthetics, to digital knives, to buckets of fake blood. In the digital age, there are more options than ever to take your horror short to the next level!
We're proud to continue to innovate the VFX industry with our new products, and we want to continue to revolutionize the industry with professional-grade Blood and Gore Elements! Give a warm (and rather squeamish) welcome to our three all-new Blood and Gore Collections: Blood Mist Vol 2, Blood on Clothes, and Blood Pools!
In this tutorial, our COO Luke Thompson shows two great examples of how to create reflections and shadows. Want the best part? Some of these techniques are only a few clicks if you want them to be!
One of the easiest (and coolest) ways to enhance a shot is by performing a sky replacement. Maybe the weather wasn’t ideal when the footage was captured, or the shot needed a neutral density filter. Whatever the case may be, we’re going to show you how you can completely change the look of your scene with a simple sky replacement!
Nothing can immediately elicit a reaction from your audience like a jump scare! Of course, sound, lighting, and tension building are all key components to landing that perfect jump scare, but we’re going to take a look at some dead-simple VFX tricks you can pair with those to bring some fun and unexpected jolts to your audience!
Since the Star Wars pop culture explosion, no film franchise has made as big an impact on Hollywood and Visual Effects as the Marvel Cinematic Universe. There’s someone for everyone to love in the MCU and frankly, we all wish we were a hero. So, in the spirit of October, let’s take a look at how YOU can go superhuman in three amazing tutorials.