Apple Shake Tutorials : Creative COW https://library.creativecow.net/tutorials/appleshake Creative COW Library of Apple Shake, tips, and strategies. en-us Sun, 17 Nov 2019 02:00:00 GMT PHP Script webmaster@creativecow.net webmaster@creativecow.net Apple Shake Video Tutorial: An Introduction to Node-based Compositing https://library.creativecow.net/articles/wright_steve/node_compositing.php https://library.creativecow.net/articles/wright_steve/node_compositing.php Steve Wright is a visual effects veteran with 70 broadcast television commercials and over 60 feature films credits. Hes also written and taught extensively on many aspects of effects creation. Here, using Apple Shake as an example, Steve introduces the ideas and methods of node-based compositing. Tue, 04 Sep 2007 07:00:00 GMT Keying 101: Spill Suppression https://library.creativecow.net/articles/shanks_andrew/dv_keying3.php https://library.creativecow.net/articles/shanks_andrew/dv_keying3.php This tutorial from Creative Cow Leader Andrew Shanks demonstrates various common approaches to getting rid of colour spill after keying. Tue, 27 Feb 2007 08:00:00 GMT Keying 101: Light Wrap and Edge Blending https://library.creativecow.net/articles/shanks_andrew/dv_keying2.php https://library.creativecow.net/articles/shanks_andrew/dv_keying2.php This tutorial from Creative Cow Leader Andrew Shanks shows common techniques to better blend your keyed foreground element with the background plate. Thu, 22 Feb 2007 08:00:00 GMT Keying 101: Edge, Core and Garbage Mattes https://library.creativecow.net/articles/shanks_andrew/dv_keying1.php https://library.creativecow.net/articles/shanks_andrew/dv_keying1.php Going beyond the one click keying technique most beginners use, this tutorial from Creative Cow Leader Andrew Shanks shows a common technique and includes tips for other ways to tackle pulling a key. Fri, 16 Feb 2007 08:00:00 GMT Smoothing DV Jaggies https://library.creativecow.net/articles/shanks_andrew/preprocessing_for_keying.php https://library.creativecow.net/articles/shanks_andrew/preprocessing_for_keying.php In this video tutorial, Creative Cow Leader Andrew Shanks demonstrates cleaning up DV/HDV chroma compression artifacts in Shake to allow for better keying. Tue, 13 Feb 2007 08:00:00 GMT Morphing in Shake https://library.creativecow.net/articles/mench_michael/morph.php https://library.creativecow.net/articles/mench_michael/morph.php IIn this third video in the series, Shake is Money, Creative Cow Contributor Michael Mench demonstrates a brief overview of the Morpher Node in Shake. Mon, 17 Jul 2006 07:00:00 GMT Slow Motion https://library.creativecow.net/articles/mench_michael/slow_motion.php https://library.creativecow.net/articles/mench_michael/slow_motion.php In this second video in the series, Shake is Money, Creative Cow Contributor Michael Mench demonstrates Slow Motion in Apple Shake. Mon, 10 Jul 2006 07:00:00 GMT Smooth Cam Node https://library.creativecow.net/articles/mench_michael/smooth_cam.php https://library.creativecow.net/articles/mench_michael/smooth_cam.php In this Apple Shake video tutorial, Creative Cow Contributor Michael Mench begins a series called Shake is Money in which he will discuss how Final Cut Pro editors can quickly learn how to integrate Shake into their workflow for added flexibilty in the studio. In this first video in the series, Mich Mon, 03 Jul 2006 07:00:00 GMT How to become a Feature Film Compositor by John Lafauce Jr. https://library.creativecow.net/articles/lafauce_john/film_compositor.php https://library.creativecow.net/articles/lafauce_john/film_compositor.php Have you ever wanted to contribute to building a twenty thousand man army in "Troy", make a mouse fly a plane in "Stuart Little 2", or launch a doomed luxury liner in "Titanic?" You can achieve visual feats you never dreamed possible and accomplish them all through the Fri, 25 Feb 2005 08:00:00 GMT