Digital Matte Painting gets along in the film industry well. A matte painting is effectuated using digital and conventional painting techniques that represent scenes; that seem impossible for filmmakers to deliver in real life. Learn how to create stunning and realistic environments using digital tools and techniques.
Advance your knowledge in the intricate process of matte painting and photorealism through the professional certificate course in Digital Matte Painting Techniques For VFX in English offered by ProAlley. This matte painting for VFX course is full of opportunities to master in matte painting techniques for creating a realistic output.
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Matte PaintingSet Extension2D image to 3D video conversionCompositing
Matte Painting is an integrated part of the Film making process through which the Set extension process is done digitally. Matte Painting is used in all video production sectors, including Advertising, Media, Animation, 3D, VFX, or Film Making. It is a crucial task in every video to make it look better. This course aims to help you familiarize yourself with the in-depth process of Matte Painting used in filmmaking.
This course will help you analyze the logical method, the process, and the do’s n don’ts in creating Matte Painting and produce a realistic output that could be part of the final video or feature film.
Who should take this course?
Anyone who wants to be a Matte Painter.
Anyone who wants to create Set Extensions for Videos and feature films.
Anyone who wants to learn the process of converting a flat 2D image into a 3D video.
Basic knowledge of computers
Working knowledge of Photoshop, Premiere and After Effects is necessary
It is advisable to have the latest version of Photoshop, Premiere, and After Effects
Adobe strongly recommends updating to NVIDIA driver 451.77 or later when using After Effects. Drivers prior to this have a known issue which can lead to a crash.
Windows Processor: Intel or AMD Multi-Core Processor
Windows Operating system: Microsoft Windows 10 (64 bit) versions 1903 and later. Note: Win version 1607 is not supported.
Windows RAM: 16 GB minimum (32 GB recommended)
What is Matte Painting, and who is it for?
Matte Painting is a process that is widely used in the video production and filmmaking industry. Any professional video shot with the set limitation is merged with a Matte Painting in a massive-looking shot. Therefore, anyone who wants to create a Digital Set extension for any video should enroll for this
Do we get extended support for clarifying doubts & queries?
Yes, you can contact the support team and raise your queries regarding any doubt related to Matte Painting. You will be provided with an accurate solution from the support team.
Why should I learn Matte Painting?
Suppose you want to pursue a career in Digital Set Extension for films and videos. In that case, you must enroll in this course since Matte Painting is the critical part that enhances the scale of the video footage, which is shot in a small, enclosed area.
If I don't know Photoshop and After Effects, can I still learn Matte Painting?
As the Matte Painting course involves all these software, it's mandatory for the candidate to know all software in detail and should specifically be perfect in all the basic options that are used in Matte Panting creation.
Will this Matte Painting training course help me in shaping my career successfully?
This Matte Painting course will be your first step in enhancing your skills in the sector of digital set extension for films and videos; hence it will be a booster for your career. However, you must be a keen learner to become a Matte Painting expert.
Which version of Photoshop and After Effects should be used to practice as per the tutorials?
The latest versions are always recommended for learning purposes, as they will have all the latest features and options.
Can I get the work files used in the videos?
Yes, you can download and use the same files to practice as per the video tutorials. However, you must not use these images/videos in your final portfolios and opt for something unique.
Which one is more important, Assignments or Projects?
Both are equally important for your skill development; however, the assignments are given as per the individual topics, and the Project is as per the overall software. Your portfolio will be completed through the Project.
Is the Matte Painting process for Macs and Windows are same or different?
Every feature of Photoshop and After Effects in Windows and Mac-based Matte Painting is identical. However, there are a few platform-specific differences. For example, control for keyboard shortcuts in Windows is switched to Command on macOS and Alt in Windows is switched to Option on macOS.