VFX blockbusters won't let you have any secrets more behind.We're gonna take a look "behind the scenes" from the start of the study programme.
The process of the film magic starts with rotoscoping, tracking, matchmoving and compositing. We dive into the greenkey studio or we film on location with a green screen. You will be given a solid foundation at the start of the course math and programming, then we pull open all registers of SideFx Houdini. This robust software package is extremely suitable for creating procedural 3D content and allows you to create stunning generate scenes.
In addition, we see all possible scenarios in terms of simulations: explosions, smoke, particles, fluids, cloth, muscles, hair, ... You literally become *the* CGI photographer of a hyperrealistic 3D scene completed with recording material, 2.5D matte paintings and set extensions.
Techniques such as finishing and color grading are the final steps in this production process. The composition of this curriculum is based on to the current needs of the film industry. With these portfolio you can contact MPC, ILM, DNEG, The Mill, ... Whether it's London or Montreal or under the church tower, the possibilities are unlimited!
Future job opportunities: render supervisior, rotoscoper, technical artist, compositor, 3D artist, ...
Semester 5 can be substituted by a study semester abroad at one of our international partner universities.
Keep on reading and click on the courses below to find out what you will learn in every module when you major in VFX.
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CURRICULUM MAJOR VFX
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PLEASE BE ADVISED: The overview below describes the curriculum as it will unfold for new first year enrollments in the upcoming academic year. Students who were already enrolled in previous academic year may have a different curriculum layout which does not contain some of the changes below.