The Best VFX & Motion Graphics Tutorials Gathered From The Web
Element 3D concept art tutorial created with the free Future City Element 3D model pack and VFXER Materials Bundle. Learn more.
In this tutorial I show you how to texture and light an alternative version of Iron Man using Element 3D.
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Creating Fire in After Effects - Tips, Tutorials & Templates
Creating realistic Laser guns, Blasters, Sci-Fi weapons VFX - has got to be way up there on every VFX artist’s wish list. There are a few different techniques for creating these kind of effects in After Effects and I’ve picked a couple of my favourites. Creating the actual weapon itself can be really easy or [...]
Exploding and shattering objects is a huge part of the fun of creating VFX and motion graphics. However, to do this in Element 3D you first need to get your hands on some pre-fractured 3D models, as Element 3D doesn't allow you to break up the 3D models from within the interface.
Element 3D - the exciting new After Effects plug-in from Video Copilot is beginning to inspire some very innovative workflows. After Effects has never really been considered a viable option for 3D modelling, apart from simple shapes using plug-ins such as Zaxwerks Invigorator Pro. Element 3D now makes 3D modelling a reality, right within After Effects. It probably isn't the easiest way to create 3D models, but Element 3D now makes it possible if you're comfortable in After Effects and don't want to learn a dedicated 3D program.
With the recent release of The Avengers on Blu-ray, now seems like a good time to revisit the amazing screen graphics & HUD design of Jayse Hansen.
If you're new to After Effects or just want to get the most out of the new features of CS6, then this training could be just the thing you were looking for.