The Rotobrush Tool in Adobe After Effects is an excellent feature that helps you to easily separate your foreground and background elements in cases where you did not use a green screen. This tutorial will cover the basic operation and the different options of the Rotobrush Tool.
All too often do people accept a badly shot scene with the comment 'we will fix it in post'. in this VFX vlog I discuss why this attitude will usually get you into deep trouble and I show you how I like to organise my files when working with After Effects and Premiere Pro.
We all hate boring tutorials and therefore Surfaced Studio offers high quallity VFX and film making tutorials with a humorous twist. We like to call it 'edutainment' and try to capture what Surfaced Studio is all about in this brand new YouTube trailer!
I have decided to take the VFX Vlog from my second YouTube channel over to Surfaced Studio. This will give me more opportunities to share After Effects tips & tricks with you, answer questions more easily and keep you up to date with what is happening!
When you get started learning VFX you need to find the tutorials best suited to your skill level. In this VFX vlog I show you where you can find the best tutorials on the internet. I also cover some common issues that people encounter when creating masks in Adobe After Effects.
The Digital Show is heralded as the biggest consumer technology event in the southern hemisphere. All about photography and film making with the latest brands, new technology and lots of presentations. Eager to experience it for ourselves, me, Celina, Violet and Jimmy went to check it out.
Want free stock footage for your explosions? In this VFX Vlog I show you a few of my favourite websites to get free stock footage and take you through how to use them in Adobe After Effects. I also discuss some options available to you when you want to create some cool VFX!
When getting started with your own films and VFX, you may wonder what computer you need and what camera you should get. In this VFX Vlog I discuss some of the considerations when purchasing a computer and a camera. I also show you how to create natural lighting for explosions in Adobe After Effects.
Are you just starting to learn After Effects? Then my beginner tutorial series is perfect for you! In this post I have gathered all of my After Effects Beginner tutorials in the optimal order to watch them to learn and start creating your own awesome VFX!
It has taken quite a bit of effort, but I have finally upgraded the Surfaced Studio website design. The new layout should make it easier to keep up to date with the latest tutorials and news as well as easily search through the catalog of existing VFX tutorials already on this site!