Shotgun Review Fundamentals

This course will teach you how artists, producers, and managers can use Shotgun to submit, review, and critique work being done on their projects. Software required: Shotgun.
Course info
Level
Beginner
Updated
Jul 26, 2017
Duration
37m
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Description
Course info
Level
Beginner
Updated
Jul 26, 2017
Duration
37m
Description

When creating projects like films, shorts, or commercials, it's important to be able to submit relevant work as it's done and get quick feedback so that everyone can keep moving forward. In this course, Shotgun Review Fundamentals, you'll explore the use of Shotgun to submit and review work using a wide variety of methods. First, you'll learn to submit new media whether you're at your desk or on the go. Next, you'll see how supervisors can review work in different contexts, leaving notes and visual feedback directly on the screen. Finally, you'll discover how to use Shotgun to get feedback from clients outside of your studio environment. At the end of this course, you'll be able to get started creating and populating your own projects in Shotgun. Software required: Shotgun.

About the author
About the author

Justin thrives as a lead modeling author at Pluralsight. Growing up, Justin found a deep interest for the computer graphics industry after watching movies like Jurassic Park, Toy Story and The Abyss. His ambition would lead him to work at Sony Imageworks in Los Angeles on movies like Monster House and Surf's Up. Justin has also had numerous articles, tutorials and images published in 3D World and 3D Artist.

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Section Introduction Transcripts
Section Introduction Transcripts

Course Overview
Whether you're working on a big budget film or commercial project, you'll need to collaborate on the multiple assets and shots that will be generated. A successful project will depend on the work of many different artists, directors, supervisors, and other collaborators. Even in smaller scales, reviewing, critiquing, and approving all of the work that is happening, and communicating efficiently, and with transparency among the team can quickly become a nightmare. This is where Shotgun comes in. I'm Justin Marshall with Pluralsight, and in this course, you'' learn the basics of using Shotgun to facilitate an efficient review and approval process for your projects. You'll start by learning more about what Shotgun is and what it can do for you. Next, you'll learn to submit new work for approval quickly and easily. You'll learn about the multiple methods you can use to review work once it's been submitted. From a desktop, to a daily screening room, to your mobile device, you'll be able to review and comment on new work wherever you are. You'll learn to use advanced tools like RV, which will allow for complex version comparisons, and the ability to view submitted shots in the context of a cut. Finally, you'll learn about the frictionless submission and approval process between you and your clients. Shotgun has a great deal to offer in managing your projects, from asset tracking, to scheduling, and more. In this course, we'll focus on the powerful review tools in Shotgun. Shotgun offers a free 30-day trial, so you can check out the features for yourself. You don't need a credit card or any other commitment to try it, you can sign up here and get started using Shotgun right now. So let's jump in and talk a little bit more about what Shotgun is and how it can help you submit and review work smarter, faster, and more efficiently.