In this series of lessons, we'll learn how to get started using the compositing software Toxik. Using Toxik we can quickly color correct, mask, composite or animate still images and image sequences. We'll begin this project by learning the basic composition creation process, learning how to move around the Toxik user interface, begin compositing images together and render out our finished material. We'll then move into the common uses of Toxik such as Color Correction, Garbage Masks, blending Modes, and Animation. Toxik 2010 introduces some workflow changes that make it easier and quicker to use. We'll also learn about the Tool Options panel and how to use Presets inside of Toxik. Software required: Toxik 2010 and up.
Chris is a VFX author at Pluralsight. Along with creating and recording training, he also manages the support team and works closely with the production development team. He began his career working freelance and quickly realized that he wanted to find a company where he could use his talents to help people succeed in the CG industry.
Introduction and Project Overview [Autogenerated] introducing the Beginner's Guide to Mud Box, a fundamental learning Siri's brought to you by Digital Tutors, the world's largest online CG training library, and Autodesk authorized publisher. My name is Justin, and I'll be giving you an introductory look into blood box so you can learn essential terms and definitions and begin to build a solid foundation in this powerful application. We'll start off by covering the basics of what mud boxes used for and take a true of the interface Well, then take a look at sculpting and painting in the box so you can learn how to begin creating your own mud box projects. After that, you learn to extract an export, your geometry and maps and wrap up this course. We'll look it out easy. It is to work between Mud Box and other applications in your pipeline, but this series of step by step videos was developed with artists new to mud box in mind, so we'll be moving at a steady, easy to follow pace, making sure that you understand terms and basic techniques. Have you more beginner's guide courses? Visit our library, where you'll find the largest collection of free, high quality CD training videos. So let's go ahead and get started with our next lesson, where we learn about how mud box can be used in the world of three D graphics.