SUMMER INTENSIVES

INTRODUCTORY ONE-WEEK COURSES

3D Modeling

Learn Maya In 5 Days | Topics

By the end of this in-person course at Lost Boys Studios, students will learn their way through Autodesk Maya’s interface. They will start from the basic concepts of polygonal modeling, and they will finish the week by having a final render or image involving lighting and shading of a simple object.

Students will receive a certificate upon completion.

Intro To Maya

• Interface • The Viewport • Navigation • Translate/Rotate/ Scale

Modeling Basics & Tools

• Primitives • Polygons • Snap • Smooth Select • Topology • Extrude • Bevel • Bridge • Multi-cut • Circularize • Smooth Preview

Shading

• Basic Shaders • Arnold Shader

Lighting

• 3 Point Basics • Maya Lights • Arnold Lights • IBL (HDRI)

Texturing

• Procedural Textures • Tiles Textures (images)

Rendering

• Arnold Render • Project Presentation

Digital Compositing

Learn Nuke In 5 Days | Topics

During this in-person course at Lost Boys Studios, students will learn the fundamental skills to achieve a simple digital composition by using The Foundry’s Nuke. From the interface and the node workflow to basic compositing technics such as rotoscoping, tracking, keying and integration through color grading.

Students will receive a certificate upon completion.

Intro To Nuke

• Interface • Nodes • Viewer • Formats • Color Management

Compositing Basics

• Channels • Shuffle Channels • Transform • Merge - A over B

Tracking & Rotoscoping

• Point Track • Planar Track • Corner Pin • Roto Shapes • Erode / Blur • Keyframe Animation • Feathering • Motion Blur • RotoPaint

Keying

• Luminance • Keyer • IBK

Integration

• Color Correction • Grade • Defocus • Blur

Rendering

• Video Formats • Showcasing your work.

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