Arena Certified Professional in VFX Compositing and Editing

Career Course

It is a Dual Certification in Vfx Compositing & Editing. This program trains students in compositing & editing part of Visual Effects.

From Spiderman jumping across buildings to Bahubali fighting an entire army, everything is the magic of post-production. Compositing & editing are the two most important aspects of this process. Both together make it possible for filmmakers to bring their larger than life visions to screen. It is at this stage that different visual elements are combined together to create one scene or a complete sequence.

Students get thorough understanding of techniques Adobe Photoshop, iClone, Nuke, Silhouette, 3D Equilize, Adobe After Effects and Adobe Premiere/Final Cut Pro which are integral part of film making process.

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  • Use Digital Image Designing & Editing tools
  • Understanding about Camera, Lens, Composition & Techniques of Cinematography and Photography
  • Learn the fundamentals of Light, Colour and Perspectives
  • Understand and Use Storytelling techniques to write a Script for a Short Film / Ad Commercial
  • Learn to edit sound and video
  • Understand the Storyboarding techniques and How to create an Animatic
  • Learn Storytelling techniques to create a Previz in 3D
  • Understand the interface and working of Node-based VFX Compositing tool, Nuke
  • Learn to apply various Rotoscopy techniques used in VFX
  • Understand the process & techniques of Paint, Cleanup and Wire-removal
  • Learn to Key Blue and Green screen footages
  • Understand the technique of creating Matte Painting
  • Learn the techniques of Matchmove (Camera Tracking & Object Tracking)
  • Integrate 2D, 3D imagery and live action footages using compositing techniques.
  • Understand the grammar of the Edit anduse those techniques for editing videos and films
  • Learn Colour Correction and Grading for Video

VFX Compositing and Editing

Term 1

  • Pre-Production Design & Visualisation
  • Digital Design
  • Concepts of Design & Composition
  • Lights, Colour & Perspectives
  • Concepts of Cinematography & Photography Application of 2D Animation Principles Anatomy - Clay Modeling & Animation Character Designing
  • Audio - Video Editing
  • Storytelling & Script Writing
  • Storyboarding and Animatics
  • Pre-Production Design Portfolio

Term 2

  • 3D Basics - Modeling to Animation
  • Advanced 3D Animation
  • Digital Modeling with Maya
  • Digital Sculpting
  • Texturing 3D Models with Maya
  • Lighting and Rendering Models with Maya Rigging 3D Models with Maya
  • 3D Character Animation
  • FX Dynamics & Simulation Photogrammetry & 3D Printing Working with Arnold Renderer Digital Compositing
  • 3D Portfolio

Term 3

  • VFX Filmmaking
  • VFX Compositing
  • VFX Storytelling & 3D Pre-visualization Introduction to Nuke
  • Rotoscopy
  • Roto Paint & Wire removal
  • Keying (Green/ Blue screen) Matte Painting Matchmoving
  • VFX Compositing with Nuke
  • VFx Portfolio 

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Students at Arena Chandigarh Sector 9 participate in various events, Industry Visits, Competitions & Workshops.

Spacious Labs & Work Stations keep the students motivated & satisfied.

Individual attention, Certified Faculty & Lab assistance during practice hours and much more!