Creating a monster pt. 1: Introduction


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Creating a monster pt. 1: Introduction

In the next few lessons, we are going to talk about special effects and the special effects that were used in Minute MonsterPieces. The first one that I want to show you is probably the most complex of the special effects and that's the creation of the monster. In fact, let me go ahead and just play that for you. So the monster comes in in this blaze of static and skeleton bones and then pops into his boxer shorts. So probably the most complex part was this beginning part where obviously it fades in from white here, a few effects as he kind of comes in and then we have got this chatter effect as the skeleton kind of chatters and the sparks fly off and then the skeleton kind of fades to an outline of the monster.

And then we have this burst right here. The monster comes in and then one more little burst right here. And that's the end. Now this shot originally we just had him coming in this way but then we added the gag of the boxer shorts afterwards so this actually has two different files ...

Creating a monster pt. 1: Introduction
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Creating a monster pt. 1: Introduction provides you with in-depth training on 3D + Animation. Taught by George Maestri as part of the After Effects CS3: Animating Characters

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3D + Animation
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After Effects
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