For top of the line node-based compositing, Nuke is nine times out of ten your go-to. Best of all, it has a free non-commercial version and an affordable indie option if you’re new to the program.

OpenEXR formats are extremely useful when they are utilized in the most effective way. In this week's tutorial, Sebastian Siggerud is back to show us how to use multi-channel OpenEXR passes in Nuke, while also teaching how to turn a 2D background into a 3D scene.