VFX & Post Production

Hollywood, Bollywood, TV shows, and ads - all use latest visual effects designed and created by special effects artists. You can be one of these in-demand, talented artists!
Boost your career with Arena's VFX & post production courses.


GRAPHICS & WEB DESIGN
  • Visual Effects with Flame
  • Visual Effects with After Effects
  • Visual Effects with Nuke
  • Video Editing
  • Audio-Video Editing
  • Working with Audio
  • Rotoscoliy with Silhouette
  • Matchmoving

  • TOOLS/SOFTWARE
  • Autodesk Flame
  • Adobe After Effects
  • Nuke
  • Adobe Premiere CC & Prelude CC
  • VFX Film making

    VFX DESIGN & VISUALISATION
  • History of Visual Effects in Films
  • Concepts of Graphics & Illustrations
  • Concepts of Cinematography & Photography
  • Lights, Colour & Perspectives
  • Digital Painting
  • Anatomy Study
  • Character Design
  • Visual Scripting with Film Language
  • Audio-Video Editing
  • Storyboarding & Animatics
  • Application of 2D Animation Principles
  • Project Portfolio
  • 3D DESIGN & VFX BASICS
  • Fundamentals of VFX & 3D Basics
  • Digital Modeling with Maya
  • Digital Sculpting
  • Texturing 3D Models with Maya
  • Lighting Models with Maya
  • Rigging 3D Models with Maya
  • 3D Character Animation & Rotomation
  • Particle & Dynamics
  • FX & Simulation
  • Matchmoving & Camera Tracking
  • Crowd Simulation
  • Working with Arnold Renderer
  • Layer-Based Compositing
  • 3D Design Portfolio
  • 3D DESIGN & VFX BASICS
  • VFX Film Making - Pre to Post Production
  • Pre-visualization & VFX Video Shoot
  • Introduction to Nuke
  • Rotoscopy Using Silhoutte
  • Roto &RotoPaint
  • Wire Removal
  • Colour Correction
  • Green/Blue Screen
  • Matchmoving Techniques
  • Matte Painting
  • Time Remapping & Bounding Boxes
  • Channel & Multi Passes
  • Advanced Compositing Tools
  • FX with Houdini
  • Z-depth & Multipass Compositing
  • Specialisation & Digital Portfolio Development


  • VFX Prime

    DESIGN & VISUALIZATION

    » Term 1
  • Concepts of Graphics & Illustrations
  • Typography Design
  • Digital Illustrations
  • Concepts of Cinematography & Photography
  • Concepts of 2D Digital Animation
  • Art of Storytelling & Script Writing
  • Anatomy Study
  • Character Design
  • Digital Painting
  • Audio-Video Editing
  • Storyboarding & Animatics
  • Application of 2D Animation Principles
  • Design Portfolio

  • ADVANCED 3D ANIMATION

    » Term 2
  • 3D Basics - Modeling to Animation
  • Digital Modeling with Maya
  • Digital Sculpting
  • Texturing 3D Models with Maya
  • Lighting and Rendering Models with Maya
  • Rigging 3D Models with Maya
  • 3D Character Animation
  • Fx, Dynamics and Simulation
  • Matchmoving and Camera Tracking
  • Crowd Simulation
  • Working with Arnold Renderer
  • Digital Compositing
  • 3D Animation Portfolio

  • VISUAL EFFECTS

    » Term 3
  • VFX Filmmaking
  • Pre-visualization
  • Introduction to Nuke
  • Rotoscopy Using Silhoutte
  • Wire removal
  • Colour Correction
  • Green/ Blue Screen
  • Matchmoving & Camera Tracking
  • Matte Painting
  • Specialisation & Digital Portfolio Development
  • Animation Film Design


    PRE-PRODUCTION

    » Term 1
  • Basic Shapes & Sketching Techniques
  • Anatomy Drawing
  • Body Language & Expressions
  • Lights, Colour & Perspectives
  • Creating Digital Art
  • Adobe Photoshop Extended
  • Animation Concepts
  • Concept Design, Development & Storytelling Techniques
  • Scriptwriting for Animation
  • Character Design & Development
  • Concepts - Adobe Photoshop Extended
  • Acting & Voice Characterization
  • Concepts - Adobe Audition
  • Concept Art & Inspirational Sketches
  • Visual Scripting with Film Language
  • Storyboarding for Animatics
  • Adobe Photoshop Extended
  • Editing for Animatics
  • Adobe Premier Pro
  • Showreel Development

  • 2D PRODUCTION

    » Term 2
  • Principles of Animation
  • Timing for Animation
  • Keyframing, Inbetweening & Clean-ups
  • Digital Ink & Paint
  • Animation Scene Planning
  • 2D Animation Post production
  • Showreel Development

  • 3D PRODUCTION

    » Term 3
  • Clay Modeling
  • Modeling with Maya
  • Texturing with Maya
  • Rigging with MAYA
  • Character Animation with Maya
  • Lighting and Rendering with Maya
  • Dynamics & Simulations
  • Pixar Renderman
  • Digital Fx
  • Digital Video Editing, Color Grading & Finishing
  • Showreel Development


  • AAI VFX

    Semester 1

    Develop your visualization & graphic skills, and learn audio-video editing, digital filmmaking, and design for print & advertising

    Modules

    Tools

    Creative Illustrations
    Adobe Illustrator
    Digital Painting
    Adobe Photoshop Extended
    Audio Editing
    Adobe Audition
    Video Editing
    AAdobe Premier Pro & Adobe Prelude
    Digital Filmmaking Concepts
    Theory
    Graphics and Illustrations Fundamentals
    Theory
    Anatomy Study
    Theory
    Typography Design
    Theory
    Design Portfolio
    Theory

    Semester 2

    Create a 2D animation portfolio & learn 2D digital graphics, scripting & storyboarding

    Storyboarding for Animation
    Theory
    Concepts of 2D Animation
    Theory
    Digital Pre-Production
    Theory
    2D Digital Graphics & Animation
    Adobe Flash Professional
    2D Animation Portfolio
    Project

    Semester 3

    Learn Pixar RenderMan, exclusively available at Arena Animation, and create life-like crowd simulation, models, textures, light effects, rigs, and animation

    Pixar RenderMan
    Pixar RenderMan
    Crowd Simulation
    Golaem Crowd
    3D Projection Mapping
    MAYA & 3ds Max
    Augmented Reality
    3ds Max
    3D Modeling
    Maya Unlimited
    Texturing, Lighting & Rendering
    Maya Unlimited
    Paint Effects - Visor
    Maya Unlimited
    Portfolio Demo Reel
    Project

    Semester 4

    Learn digital compositing: wire removal, colour correction, green/blue screen, match-moving & camera tracking using NUKE.

    Introduction
    Nuke
    Rotoscope
    Nuke
    Wire Removal
    Nuke
    Colour Correction
    Nuke
    Green/Blue Screen
    Nuke
    Matchmoving & Camera Tracking/div>
    NukeX
    Matte Painting
    Nuke Photoshop
    Rotoscope & Matchmoving
    Mocha
    Portfolio Demo Reel
    Project