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Cheap Tricks | Captain Marvel Energy Effects

Posted on: March 25, 2019
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You’re looking Marvelous, darling! Get ready for the most awesome episode of Cheap Tricks yet. In this tutorial, Hashi from Action Movie Kid shows you how to create the energy effects from Captain Marvel.

You’ll learn about keying, compositing, VFX and color correction – and can go home with some amazing templates so you can get your superhuman on. Project files: bit.ly/CT-Marvelous

Special Thanks:
Marta Svetek
Reactor Films UK
Muki International
Camberwell Film Studios
Tilda Swinton

TABLE OF CONTENTS:
0:00 – Intro
0:30 – Fractals 101
1:45 – Fractal Noise
4:14 – Turbulent Displace
5:42 – Roughen Edges
6:10 – Practice Energy Effect
8:51 – Captain Marvel Full Body Look
9:31 – Primatte Keyer
11:19 – Building a Procedural Template
16:15 – R2-D2 Cameo
24:22 – Detailed Face Tracker
25:40 – QuickTip: Tilde Key
26:49 – Captain Marvel TEMPLATE – How it Works
(Experienced Users should just start here)
30:32 – Closeup Shot – Template Test
36:23 – Captain Marvel Shockwave with Trapcode Tao
41:49 – Shockwave Compositing
49:34 – Hand Closeup – An Overview
50:50 – Captain Marvel Photon Blast Shot
51:14 – Planet Battle Composite
55:05 – Photon Blast Template (Trapcode Particular)
58:53 – Final Thoughts and Thanks

Sound Equipment Provided by Rode
CC Attributions:
Select Music by Bensound.com
“Fantasy Sci-Fi Door 2” by CGWulf[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d1nUfkmLGaY&w=480&h=270]

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