Visual Effects(VFX) Course Institute

Animation techniques

PROFESSIONAL PROGRAM IN VISUAL EFFECTS (13 MONTHS)

OVERVIEW This VFX course provides a gateway to the Visual Effects world. The program starts with the Fundamentals of Film Making & Computer Graphics. Then the program introduces the students to 3D Computer Graphics for a short period, thereby strengthening their skills in Dynamics, Tracking, Rotoscopy and Compositing, which forms the foundation for Visual Effects. A student will compile different kinds of VFX shots to build an outstanding portfolio during the VFX classes in the last month of the program.

Become a professional artist
A well laid out assessment procedure ensures the students’ acceptability as distinguished professionals in the world of Visual Effects. ZICA’s placement cell provides placement assistance to all ZICA students across the country. This visual effect institute in Malad is equipped with high-end animation tools, 2D animation facilities, 3D software, Visual FX Labs and Imaging Technologies.

As it is located in Malad, it’s very much convenient for students residing in Kandivali, Goregaon, Jogeshwari, etc.

PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS
-Increase design and visualization skills
-Learn complete Production and Post-Production Pipeline
-Introduction of Augmented and Virtual Reality module
-Continuous evaluation through competitions and activities
-Placement support

PROGRAM OUTLINE

History of VFX, Principles of Design, Photography, Computer Graphics, Film Making, Camera, Cinematography, Composition, Lighting, Screenwriting, Shooting, Video Editing, Audio Editing
3D Modeling, Surface Inorganic Poly-modeling Texturing, Hypershade Material, UV Mapping, 3D Paint,Lighting, Three-point lighting, Indoor lighting, Outdoor lighting, Rigging, Introduction to rigging, Connections, Deformers, Animation, Animation workflow, Principles of animation
Particles and Dynamics,Particles, Emitter, Fluid Effect, Soft Body, Rigid Body, Technical Animation, Fur, nHair nCloth, nDynamics, Xgen plugin, Bifrost
Digital Compositing – 1, Motion Graphics, Compositing, Rendering Digital Compositing – 2, Animation, dopesheet and curve editor, Rotoscope, Colour Management, Tracking, stabilizing, Planner Tracking, Keying Camera Projection, Camera tracking, Re-lighting, Rotopaint node, Clean-up, Digital Compositing – 3, Rotoscope, Different kind of tracking, Stereo conversion, advance tracking & stabilizing, Export footages, Digital Tracking, Auto tracking, Geometry tracking, Hard track, Soft track, Track stereo footag
Introduction to Augmented Reality (AR) and Virtual Reality (VR), The basics of AR functionality, Taking the next steps with ARCore, Bringing ARCore to life