Advanced Program Visual Effects

Were you surprised by the action sequences of Bajirao Mastani & Baahubali? Did you imagine being in space while watching Gravity or on the battle field in 300: Rise of an Empire? These were the result of visual effects (VFX) technology and VFX artists. VFX is the integration of live – action and computer generated imagery to create environments, which look realistic and believable to the audiences.

Course overview-  Duration 25 Months 

Visual effects today plays a key role in feature films, television programmes, animation, video games, commercials and almost all forms of entertainment. The Indian VFX industry reached Rs. 9.3 billion in 2013.* With the large number of movies being made in Bollywood and across regional languages, the VFX industry is projected to reach Rs. 14 billion by 2015. This fast-growing industry demands trained and skilled VFX artists who could work on national and international projects and bring the director’s vision to life.

ADVFX is a career course, designed to provide you with all the fundamental and advanced skills required to be a successful VFX artist. This course covers subjects ranging from the very basic of 3D film making like pre-production and storyboarding, to advance level topics of motion graphics, digital design and editing. These will help you to enhance your skills and meet industry requirements. At MAAC we provide studio-like environment for practical training sessions, which help you get the same experience as a professional VFX artist.

 Course Covers 

Pre- Production Layer Based Compositing Pyrotechnics Node Based Compositing
Storyboarding Clean Plate & Wire Removal Rigid Body Simulations Stereoscopic Conversion
Cinematography Motion Graphics Fluid Simulation Editing with FCP
Basics of Photography 3D Design with Autodesk 3ds Max™ Realistic rendering techniques with Vray Realistic Digital Environments
Digital Design Advanced Particle Effects Concepts of Set Extension & CG Integration Procedural Work Flow with Houdini
Sound Editing Cloth FX Match Moving & Camera Tracking Project – VFX Shot with Miniature Mode

 Softwares to Learn

Adobe Photoshop™ Adobe Audition™ Mocha™ ThinkingParticles™ Silhouette RealFlow
Adobe After Effects™ Autodesk 3DS Max™ Nuke™ FumeFX PFTrack Vue
Adobe Premiere™ Eyeon Fusion™ Autodesk MatchMover™ RayFire Final Cut Pro Houdini

 Career Opportunities

Compositor FX Artist Clean-up Artist Stereoscopy Artist Pre – Viz Artist
Camera Tracker Motion Graphics Artist BG Prep Artist  Depth Artist  Roto Artist
Matchmove Artist Matte Painter VFX Generalist Video Editor Paint Artist