Volume Program Training

Produce Hollywood Quality on Broadcast Deadlines

Your team may qualify for complimentary training customized to your workflows. The Red Giant training webinars are live, interactive and tailored specifically to professional production techniques.

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TRAPCODE SUITE

Red Giant Trapcode Suite is a set of 11 tools for 3D motion graphics and visual effects. Get up to speed quickly with the following 3 courses.

Trapcode Suite: Particular, Shine, Echospace

1 Hour

Topics covered:

  • fast methods for creating particle effects
  • custom particles
  • saving presets
  • making unique effects (incl. smoke and light effects)
  • creative treatments for light rays
  • fractal effects

Trapcode Suite: Particular, Form, Sound Keys

1 Hour

Topics covered:

  • particle types
  • increasing render speed
  • controlling light emitters (incl. muzzle flash techniques)
  • animating particles with graphs
  • constraining particles with layers
  • animating graphical backgrounds
  • dispersing/twisting/displacing particles
  • using OBJs with particles
  • animating parameters using audio

Trapcode Suite: Tao, Mir

1 Hour

Topics covered:

  • animating geometric shapes
  • creating organic materials
  • controlling segments with lights
  • animating geometry with masks
  • fractal displacement, seamless loops
  • animated textures
  • image-based lighting environments
  • geometry based shaders & textures
  • smoke effects

MAGIC BULLET SUITE

Magic Bullet Suite is a set of seven tools that bring intuitive, real time color correction, and beyond, right to your editorial timeline. Get up to speed quickly with the following 3 courses.

Magic Bullet Suite: Colorista IV

1 Hour

Topics covered:

  • LUT workflows
  • effect processing order
  • LOG grading, color balancing
  • color wheels (incl. fast methods for resetting parameters)
  • curves vs LUTs
  • creating moods
  • isolating colors
  • creating custom presets
  • transparencies from keys (and compositing on the timeline)
  • stacking effects
  • real-time playback strategies

Magic Bullet Suite: Cosmo II, Mojo II, Film, Denoiser III, Renoiser

1 Hour

Topics covered:

  • beauty treatments
  • creating looks for multiple film genres
  • replicating film stock treatments
  • removing noise
  • adding grain
  • improving render quality
  • GPU processing techniques
  • finishing techniques

Magic Bullet Suite: Looks

1 Hour

Topics covered:

  • controlling the interface
  • preferences, tool presets
  • custom looks
  • custom preset management & workflow
  • filmic looks
  • creative treatments
  • processing order
  • reference library
  • faster rendering tips

UNIVERSE

Universe is a collection of over 65 GPU-accelerated effects and transitions for editors and motion graphics artists. Get up to speed quickly with the following 3 courses.

Red Giant Universe: Blur, Glow, VHS, Glitch, Retrograde, Overlight, Transitions

1 Hour

Topics covered:

  • fast workflows for combining effects
  • GPU acceleration considerations
  • stylistic treatments using tape damage/film stock/data loss
  • artistic applications for effects
  • quick methods for creative results
  • native Premiere Pro transitions

Red Giant Universe: Holomatrix II, Misfire, LogoMotion, Line, HUD

1 Hour

Topics covered:

  • compound effects
  • animating without keyframes
  • grading for graphical elements
  • designing motion graphics sequences
  • distressing footage
  • animation methods using simple expressions

Red Giant Universe: GloFi, Fractal Background, Turbulence Noise, Carousel, Finisher, Text

1 Hour

Topics covered:

  • creating animated backgrounds
  • graphical treatments for text
  • using stabilising as an animation tool
  • finishing techniques
  • layering & combining effects
Simon Walker - Red Giant Specialist and Adobe Certified Master Trainer

Simon Walker, CSI

Adobe Certified Master Trainer & Red Giant Specialist

Simon trains film and broadcast professionals internationally, covering shooting, editing, motion graphics, visual effects, color correction, grading, audio sweetening, video compression, on-line finishing and legalizing techniques.