Tag Archives: visual effects

Always Learning Tutorial: Sky Replacement in After Effects

Michael Stark breaks down his sky replacement technique in After Effects.  

Creating a Proton Pack Energy Stream

Stark shows how he did the energy stream from our Ghostbusters episode. Follow Stark on twitter: Follow Film Riot on twitter:

TUTORIAL: VFX with scale models – part1

In part 1 of this tutorial video we look at how to shoot the model, apply a color key inside Adobe After Effects and composite it into a background environment in a

Tutorial: Compositing Part 1 – (Multi-Channel Comping)

Stark gives the basics of multi-channel compositing. Follow Stark on twitter: Follow Film Riot on twitter:

Tutorial: Wire Removal in After Effects

Sean Mullen of Rampant Design teaches how he did the wire removal for our High Fall Action Scene. Watch High Fall – Sean on twitter – Rampant Design – Follow Film Riot

VFX with scale models

Indie filmmaking: doing visual effects or SFX shots with miniatures. This video was done using a 1/48 scale model kit. It was shot on a Canon 650D/Rebel T4i and assembled in Adobe