Animating a Mountain Scene Matte Painting in Photoshop and NUKE

Throughout this tutorial we will go from Photoshop to NUKE covering the creative process from a Photoshop 2D file, to a final NUKE animation. Software required: Photoshop CS6, MODO 701, NUKE 7.0v8.
Course info
Level
Intermediate
Updated
Jan 9, 2014
Duration
3h 42m
Table of contents
Description
Course info
Level
Intermediate
Updated
Jan 9, 2014
Duration
3h 42m
Description

In this tutorial, we will learn to animate a matte painting in Photoshop and go from Photoshop to NUKE covering the creative process from a Photoshop 2D file, to a final NUKE animation.

  • We will work in MODO to create basic geometry to project our layers.
  • Then we will go through the 3D scene creation process in NUKE arranging our scene and adding some extra animated spice to bring it all to life.

Software required: Photoshop CS6, MODO 701, NUKE 7.0v8.
About the author
About the author

Ed Lopez started as a photographer and photo manipulator more than 17 years ago.