3DS Max and After Effects

3DS MAX into Adobe After Effects Workflow

Duration: 24 hours

Teaching Methodolody: Hands on

OVERVIEW

3ds Max & Adobe After Effects are applications that work together to help with the video post-production. In this course, you will learn how to add realism to moving shots. You will also learn how to migrate 3d scene objects from Max into After effects as layers to manipulate them separately and to apply effects to them.

AUDIENCE

3d artists and animatorswho wish to enhance their scenes by giving them realism touch.

PREREQUISITES

AdobeAfter Effects essential skills and 3ds Maxessential modeling and animating skills.

Max and After Effects
Max and After Effects
Max and After Effects
Max and After Effects

COURSE CONTENTS

01 - Set up the 3dscene

  • Prepare the 3d scene
  • Setup ID'sSetup ID's
Set up the 3dscene

02 - Export the 3d scene

  • Export lights, camera & nulls
Export the 3d scene

03 - Manage the scene(composition) inside After Effects

  • Adding effects to the 3d layers
  • Adding environmental effects (Mist, Fog, volume lights, smoke, fire,...)
  • Adding realism (Lens flares, Diffusion, Glows, Depth,...)
Manage the scene(composition)  inside After Effects

04 - Rendering passes

  • Render passes in a moving shot in 3ds Max & composite them in After effects
Rendering passes

05 - 3D channel effects

  • Control the objects(Layers) in After effects for adding effects or changing colors
3D channel effects

06 - 3D matchmoving

  • Composite a 3d building into an Arial real moving shot
3D matchmoving

07 - Color grading & finalizing

  • Color correct the shot using 3-way color correction
  • Enhance the color tones of the render
  • Fixing mistaken colors done by renders
Color grading &  finalizing

08 - 3D matchmoving

  • Composite a 3d building into an Arial real moving shot
3D matchmoving