Visual Effects

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    Create Sparks in 3ds Max using Particle FlowPreview
    Use Particle Flow and 3ds Max to create a shower of sparks in this tutorial from Uriel Deveaud.Read More…
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    Create a Particle Based Explosion with FumeFXFumefx explosion retina
    Learn how to drive your FumeFX explosions with Particle Flow in this tutorial from Vikrant Dalal.Read More…
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    Create Realistic Clouds in 3ds Max with FumeFXPreview
    Learn how to create realistic clouds in 3D Studio Max with the help of FumeFX.Read More…
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    Making Asteroids in 3ds Max with AfterBurn3dsmax asteroids retina
    Uriel Deveaud teaches you how to create burning asteroids with Afterburn in this tutorial for 3ds Max. Read More…
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    Create a Fireball with 3D Studio Max and FumeFXPreview image
    In this tutorial I'll show you how I created this fireball with the help of 3ds Max and the FumeFX Plugin.Read More…
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    Quick Tip: How to Make Sped Up Footage Look BetterSped%20up%20footage%20preview%20image
    In this Quick Tip, we are going to look at how to make 'Sped Up Footage' look more realistic by smoothing out the camera's movement and adding in more motion blur.Read More…
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    Create a Rushing Waterfall Using ParticularTuts thumbnail waterfall
    In this tutorial we will be creating a waterfall inside of After Effects. We will use Trapcode Particular to fake the water effect by playing with the size, opacity, and shading settings. Along the way you'll get some tips on how to make the effect as realistic as possible.Read More…
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    Create Fantasy Clouds with 3ds Max & AfterburnMax fantasy clouds retina
    Learn how to create and composite a cool fantasy inspired cloud formation using 3ds Max, Afterburn and After Effects.Read More…
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    Create Smoke Man with 3ds Max, FumeFX & Krakatoa3dsmax smokeman retina
    Learn how to create a cool smoking character with 3D Studio Max, FumeFX and Krakatoa.Read More…
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    Create a Quick and Dirty Wormhole Using Element 3DTuts retina wormhole
    In this tutorial, I'll show you how to make a quick and dirty wormhole effect. There are plenty of wormhole tutorials out there, but this one is probably the fastest and easiest while still yielding a good-looking result.Read More…
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    Create an Exposed Beating Heart EffectAetuts retina beating heart
    This is a walkthrough of the beating heart effect used on the short film Skifte, directed by Daniel Burman. Using a clip from the film, we will use Rotobrush and motion tracking to prepare the shot for our VFX. We will then learn how to composite and animate a real looking heart effect.Read More…
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    Composite a Realistic Laser Beam Security System: Parts 3 & 4Aetuts retina laser beam1
    In this tutorial, we'll be creating a fake force field like you may see in a heist film. We'll use a prop laser to help us generate a matte line and then create the appearance of interaction between a live action hand and CG laser wall in NUKE.Read More…