RelianceEdu – Advanced Program in VFX
Visual Effects ( VFX) are special effects which are integral to various forms of communication today. Apart from entertainment media like film, television, videos and advertisements, VFX is finding an increasing use in the fields of Education, Science, Technology, Medicine, E- Learning etc.
VFX adds tremendous impact to any form of communication. The VFX industry in India is poised for increased partnerships and collaborations driven by demand from Film, TV and Ad segments.
Course Module: The course structure is divided into 3 parts
- Core - VFX
- Editing & Showreel (Optional)
Course Duration: The duration for the program is approximately 31 months. Each module takes 10 months (approx) to complete.
Course Eligibility: Students completed (awaiting result) 10th or above are eligible for this program.
The Foundation layer forms the base of the VFX production life cycle. This layer gives an answer to the question “What needs to be done?” in order to bring concepts to life. Here is where the students learn how to prepare and equip their minds in the visual story telling medium before entering the core layer of VFX.
- Creating Images - Basics
- Sketching Essentials
- Creating Images - Intermediate
- Pre Production
- Color Key & Matte Painting
- Script to Screen
At the end of the Foundation layer the student is equipped with the knowledge of applying various conventional and digital techniques in order to enter the core layer of VFX.
The Core layer is where the student delves deep into VFX. This layer gives an answer to the question “How do I bring my concepts to life?” The student moves ahead from what he has learnt in the Foundation Layer and now introduces the 3rd Dimension to his visuals. This includes Modeling, Shading & Texturing, Lighting & Rendering.
- 3D Modeling
- 3D Shading & Texturing
- 3D Lighting and Rendering
- Environmental 3D Modeling
- Rigging for 3D Asset
- Animation for 3D Asset
- 3D VFX Dynamics, Effects, Fluid, Particles
- 3D VFX Magix
- 3D VFX Fluid Simulation
- 3D VFX Lighting and Look development
- Ray Tracing Renderer
VFX & Compositing
- VFX Compositing concepts
- VFX Layer Based Compositing
- VFX Node Based Compositing
- VFX Chroma Keying
- VFX Roto & Paint
- VFX Match Moving
- Advanced VFX Match Moving
The student is now able to create 3D Models, texture them, give depth by adding light and shade, rig and animate them, apply special effects, and produce a visually appealing VFX shot.
The optional layer is for students who wish to translate their VFX knowledge into VFX film making.
Students in this module are enabled to transform their spectacular visual creations into a complete VFX film experience with the addition of audio and video editing.
- Audio Editing
- Video Editing
- Final Showreel
Students are equipped to create a VFX film wherein they will apply all the concepts, skills, tools and knowledge that they have learnt over the course of the program.
Students experience the dynamics of the VFX workflow ( Pre-Prod-Post) through the creation of their final Showreel.