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How to Key .R3D Explosion VFX Stock Footage Shot on Blue | Nuke

Creating an alpha channel from raw .R3D VFX stock footage is extremely useful in Nuke. In this week's tutorial, Sebastian Siggerud is back to show us how to key .R3D Explosion Stock Footage on blue by creating an alpha channel along with other quick tips....

How to Composite 2D VFX Stock Footage Elements Into a 3D Scene | Nuke

Everyone's compositing skills can always get better, and we want to provide you with the tools to help. This week's Nuke tutorial will provide you with a few quick tips on how to incorporate 2D VFX stock footage elements into a 3D scene. We're using our Atmospheric Smoke & Fog Vol. 2 visual effects stoc...

Nuke VFX Tutorial: Compositing Muzzle Flashes, Gun Smoke, & More Gun FX Stock Footage

In this Nuke tutorial, we are going to show you everything that goes into making a gunfight masterpiece!From the initial Muzzle Flash VFX and glow on the shooter's face to the Bullet Hit and Concrete Debris VFX of the stray bullets hitting the environment, this is an in-depth Nuke tutorial you do not want to miss....

How to Use 3D Projection | Composite 2D Stock Footage Into a 3D Scene | Nuke

We are diving back into Nuke for another awesome tutorial! By the end of this post, our instructor, Sebastian Siggerud, will have taught you how to use the 3D projection node and turn 2D stock footage such as a photograph and some of our elements into something like the GIF below!...

How To Composite VFX Stock Footage Into Any CG Star Wars Scene | Nuke VFX Tutorial

In this Nuke tutorial, we are going to a galaxy far, far away! Inside Nuke, we are going through the details in setting the comp up, and then adding the perfect touch of ActionVFX elements throughout. The Star Wars-inspired scene we're compositing VFX stock footage with is an aerial battle between a TIE Fighter and the famed X-Wing....

Nuke CG and DEEP Compositing Workshop + Free Assets For Your VFX & Showreel!

In this Foundry NukeX workshop, Hugo Guerra takes you step by step in compositing a CG shot using DEEP renders and our new Crowd VFX stock footage.He will cover topics like ACES, DEEP, CG compositing, live-action integration, conforming, and finishing in Foundry's Nuke.It's a near three-hour live workshop, so we encourage you to break it up into parts when you have time, so bookmark th...

3 Freelancing Tips from Rodolphe and Luke

Rodolphe and I freelanced in both Filmmaking and VFX to build our network and improve our skills. We've pretty much done it all, from filming a music video on the rooftop of a 5-Star Hotel in Miami, to shooting behind the scenes on set in Chicago.We decided to sit down (by sit down, I mean we stood in front of the camera) and discuss a few freelancing tips that we thought would benefit you the most. Check them out!...

Ask An Artist: Season 2, Ep 14 - The Anatomy of an Explosion with Urban Bradesko

In Episode 14, we welcome 3D & VFX artist Urban Bradeskoo. Urban is the Creative Director at REBELWAY and has many years of experience in the VFX industry that has led to him being considered an expert in the medium. In this episode, Luke and Urban dissect what makes a great explosion and what components get the most realistic result. Ask An Artist Podcast: Ep 14 - "The Anatomy of an Explosion" wit...

ActionVFX's Top 5 Tutorials

This company wouldn't exist if it wasn't for the support given by the VFX community, so our company seeks to continually provide value to the VFX community through our blogs, social media, tutorials — you name it. We're proud of our VFX library, but we are also here to serve you with VFX tips and techniques to better your skills.While we have a massive amount of tutorials for you to watch over on our ...

Top 9 ActionVFX Blog Posts

It’s hard to believe, but this month ActionVFX turns three years old! When we launched in 2016, not only was our initial Kickstarter goal fully-funded in a matter of days, but thanks to the support of the VFX community around the world, we ended up tripling our campaign goal!   Thanks to you, the last three years have been amazing. We’ve grown tremendously, added some incredible members to the team, gained tons of feedback from the VFX com...