Prepping the plate


show more Prepping the plate provides you with in-depth training on 3D + Animation. Taught by David Mattingly as part of the Digital Matte Painting Essentials 1: Concept show less
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Prepping the plate

Let's take a lot at the plate we'll be working over for this project. If you're a lynda.com premium member, you'll have access to all of the files I use to create this project. If you're not a premium member, you'll still have access to the Photoshop plate and to the movie file we'll be compositing our final castle into. Before starting this tutorial, you should download the exercise files to your desktop then double click on the folder to open it. The first folder 1 concept contains all of the exercise files for the first section. The first file in this folder is ConceptFinal.psd, which is my final concept painting.

You should look at this when you're done with this section. The second file is Plates.mov, which is the movie we'll be compositing our final castle into. Double-click on the movie and let's take a look at it. This is a piece of high definition footage that I shot in the Virgin Islands and it's a beautiful coastline with some waves crashing in ...

Prepping the plate
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Prepping the plate provides you with in-depth training on 3D + Animation. Taught by David Mattingly as part of the Digital Matte Painting Essentials 1: Concept

Subjects:
3D + Animation Design
Software:
Photoshop
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