In this NUKE course, learn the deep techniques and workflows artists use on major motion pictures. We'll discuss everything from different deep image formats to working efficiently with large deep volumes. We'll demonstrate how to render deep images inside NUKE as well as how to turn any image into a deep image. We'll also discuss using Peregrine Lab's Bokeh plug-in to create realistic depth of field. By the end of this NUKE training, you'll have a solid understanding of what deep compositing is and how to start using it in your own projects. Software required: NUKE 9, RenderMan Pro Server 19, Bokeh 1.4
Tony D’Agostino is an American visual effects artist based in Vancouver, Canada. His recent work includes Jurassic World, Guardians of the Galaxy, Edge of Tomorrow, Godzilla, The Great Gatsby and Game of Thrones.
Introduction and Project Overview Hi everyone. My name is Tony D'Agostino. I'm a compositor at Scanline VFX. My latest projects include Jurassic World, Guardians of the Galaxy, Godzilla, Edge of Tomorrow, and Game of Thrones. In this course I will show you the deep compositing techniques and workflows that artists use on major motion pictures. Some of the key takeaways from watching this course include learning how to handle different deep image formats, working efficiently with large deep volumes, rendering deep images inside NUKE, and how to convert any image into a deep image. We will also discuss using Peregrine Lab's Bokeh plug-in to create realistic depth of field. By the end of the training, you will know the essential techniques professionals use to composite deep shots. I'm excited to share these tips and techniques with you, so let's get started with the first lesson.