The methods used to support Netflix, HBO & Apple TV Productions
Through working with leading companies around the world that utilize and integrate this new VFX technology we have developed our own toolset & process for executing Film, Commercial and Music video In-Camera VFX Virtual Productions.
Our goal is to grow this new industry with a community built on learning and sharing by supporting productions and giving you the tools needed to tell amazing stories with no restrictions on creativity.
Learn how to operate a In-Camera VFX Stage
Setup nDisplay, calibrate your configuration & take a production from Previz to On-set production using Unreal Engine & the Vp Toolkit Studio Plugin
INCLUDED IN THE COURSE
nDisplay & Switchboard
Learn how to setup a nDisplay Cluster and configure Switchboard to run your stage.
Setting Up Stage Machines/Nodes
Step by step of setting up a Render Node & UE Editor Machine for an nDisplay cluster. Network, Genlock and basic display settings covered here.
Tracking, Lens Data & Camera Configuration
We walk through configuring & calibration for Tracking, Lens Data and Camera Settings using the Vp Toolkit System.
(Tracking Covered: Vive Mars, Vicon)
Optimizing ICVFX Levels & PreViz Workflow
Get to know the methods we use to PreViz environments with a production and optimize for rendering on ICVFX stages.
Setup your stage with ColorIO and get a basic understanding of color with ICVFX Virtual Production.
Pre-Light | Stage Workflow & On-Set Techniques
Drive into how we judge onset exposure, run our on-set workflow and the go over common mistakes made on Virtual Productions to avoid.
Who is this course for? This Course is for anyone that wants to learn to operate Unreal for a In-Camera VFX Virtual Production Stage. We reccomend having some Unreal Engine experience before taking this course, it does not go over the basics of Unreal Engine.