VFX PRO

VFX-Pride Of Indian Film, Television & Advertising industry

Indian Animation & VFX Industry grew to Rs. 51.1 billion in 2015 at a growth rate of 13.8% and is estimated to grow to Rs. 58.3 billion in 2016
Currently India has nearly 300 animation, 40 VFX and 85 game development studios with more than 15,000 professionals working for them.
increasing use of VFX in Indian films is as a result of writers, producers and directors increasingly touching upon new genres and stories which are impossible to make without extensive involvement of VFx. While Animation is a medium of storytelling, VFX is an ingredient used to create visual magic to enhance the story.
In some films, the VFX part is not visible because it is so well done, but the fact of the matter is that today, there can be no film without VFX, it has become a necessity.

The Key Trends are

Top VFX Studios in India doing Hollywood VFX
Global VFX Giants such as MPC, Prime Focus are doing state-of-the-art VFX work for Hollywood movies in India. Besides a lot of VFX studios in India are doing outsourced VFX work on Blockbuster Hollywood movies.
VFX Blockbuster “Bahubali”
Indian Film industry in 2015 saw the rise of VFX in films with Blockbuster “Bahubali” doing a record box office collection of around Rs. 600 Crore. Bollywood films are using VFX in a big way with VFX studios such as Red Chillies, PranaStudios, Trace VFX, Prime Focus, After Studio and many others.
VFX in Advertising
Advertising is using VFX in a big way and many brands are looking at VFX content in their Ads. Many VFX studios are doing outsourced VFX for TV Ads for the European & US market

VFX Pro

This program is aimed at training candidates for the job of a “ VFX Editor, RotoArtist, Matte painter, Compositor, Pre comp Artists, Match moving Artist, Tracking artist, VfxArtist”, in the “Media and Entertainment” Sector/Industry and aims at building the following key competencies amongst the learner
This course encompasses 4 out of 4 National Occupational Standards (NOS) of “VFX Editor” Qualification Pack issued by “Media and Entertainment”.
This course encompasses 4 out of 4 National Occupational Standards (NOS) of “RotoArtist” Qualification Pack issued by “Media and Entertainment”.
This course encompasses 4 out of 4 National Occupational Standards (NOS) of “Compositor” Qualification Pack issued by “Media and Entertainment”.
This course encompasses 4 out of 4 National Occupational Standards (NOS) of “Colourist” Qualification Pack issued by “Media and Entertainment”.

CURRICULUM/SYLLABUS

S.No Topic/Module
1 Post-Production Requirements (Post-Production techniques, Script requirements, schedule and timelines, estimate cost and time, Format and resolution of rawfootages, storagemedia, file namingconventions)
2 Introduction to Nuke (Nuke Workflow, Curve Editor, Nodes, Node Graph, Reformatting and merging images, Rendering images)
3 Rotoscope (Rotoand Rotopaint, Paint Strokes, using Bezier and B-Splines tools, Editing strokes and shapes)
4 Wire removal (Introduction to Wire Removal, Techniques of Wire removal)
5 ColourCorrection & Grading (Scope tools and Pixel Analyzer, Types of Color Nodes, Making Tonal Adjustments, Using HSV tool, Using Color Channel Nodes, Using Color Space Transformations)
6 Green/ Blue screen (Keying types, Work with PrimatteViewer tools, Use Hybrid render, Work with KeylightNode, Usage of Screen Color, Using Keylight, Workflow of UltimatteNode)
7 Matchmoving& Camera tracking (Working with Tracker Node, Using Viewer Tools, Camera Tracking, Track Still Frames, Working with User Tarcks, Solving Camera Track, Solving Data and Axes, Workflow of Lens Distortion)
8 3D Projection -Matte Painting (Overview of Digital Matte Painting, Lighting, Perspective, and Composition, Creating a 3d Scene, Material and Textures, Inserting Lights and Cameras, Transformer Handles, Adding Motion Blur, Rendering)
9 Time Remapping & Bounding Boxes (Time Based operations, Editing Clips)
10 Channel & Multi-passes (Working with Channels and Layers, Channel Nodes, Multi-Pass Rendering)
11 Advanced Compositing Tools (Filtering Effects, Creating Effects, Point Clouds, 3D Paticles, Motion Builder Node)
12 Rotoscopeand Matchmovingin Mocha (Introduction to Mocha, Creating Projects, Tracking basics, Track Adjustment and Camera Solve, Exporting Tracks, Rotoscoping)

Exit Profiles

  • VFX Compositor
  • RotoArtist
  • Matte painter
  • Compositor
  • Pre comp Artists
  • Match moving Artist
  • Tracking artist
  • Compositor
  • VFX Artist
  • Visual Effects Specialist