DIPLOMA OF VFX COMPOSITING

Specializing in NUKE

LEARN VFX COMPOSITING FOR FILM

Compositing is the artistic process of combining filmed and rendered elements in order to create seamless integration of real and digitally created elements. Learn the art of Compositing and Lighting and understand the final step to completing a visual FX shot for TV and feature films.

CG Spectrum's fully accredited Diploma of Visual Arts CUA51115 specialising in Compositing is a full-time 1 year course. It is designed for students who are interested in careers as Compositors for the film and TV industries.

What you'll learn:

  1. Intro to NUKE
  2. Intermediate Compositing Techniques
  3. Advanced Compositing Techniques
  4. Portfolio Assembly

At CG Spectrum we teach students the latest techniques with industry standard software that major studios worldwide use in their production pipelines. All required software to complete the course is provided to students.

Software used in this course:

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      NUKE          

 

 

 

Course Information

NUKE SHOWREEL

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COURSE CURRICULUM BREAKDOWN

digital compositing course

Study Period 1 Full Time - 15 Weeks

The Introduction to Compositing area lays the foundation for future compositors desiring to be fully versed in compositing basics. By understanding the how and why of basic compositing, you are given the tools to evolve into an industry-bred compositor.

Projcts include:

  1. Introduction to VFX Compositing
  2. Breaking down a typical Nuke comp
  3. Navigating Nuke: Introduction to Nuke UI
  4. Compositing Basics
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Study Period 2 Full Time - 15 weeks

The Intermediate Compositing coursework builds upon the foundations laid out in the previous Intro course material. As the budding compositor, you now know the background of what compositing is capable of and are able to begin applying it to real-world, entry-level compositing projects.

Projects include:

  1. Learning NUKE Tools
  2. Roto and Keying Techniques
  3. Digital Painting & Plate Clean Up
  4. Tracking and Live Action Integration
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Study Period 3 Full Time - 15 weeks

In Advanced Compositing, you will simulate multiple studio-grade, high-quality projects designed to begin building your demo reel portfolio. By finishing these out with actual portfolio projects, your demo reel will reflect not only your personal artistic aesthetic, but also skills required to gain junior-level compositor employment at any number of studios located around the globe.

Projects include:

  1. Advanced Roto Techniques
  2. Stereo Conversion
  3. Shooting Live Action Plates
  4. Portfolio Assembly

HEAR FROM SOME OF OUR STUDENTS

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"Their system has a perfect rhythm and their methods made me always feel motivated."

The lectures and exercises are excellent and the attention from the teachers is way above standards."

Alejandro Dvalos VFX Compositor

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"This is how teaching should be, I learned so much faster!"

This course seriously kick-started my learning and I'm coming back for more goodness!

Having great teachers makes all the difference!

 

Cian Plumbe CG Spectrum Graduate

COURSE FEES + PAYMENT OPTIONS

 

CG RENTAMENTOR

FEATURES
Learn at your own pace
Upgrade your skills
Decide your own schedule
Recorded video feedback
Live critiques with industry mentors
 
 
 
 
 

PAYMENT OPTIONS 

$1495 USD
10 WEEKS
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$995 USD
6 WEEKS
 
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INDUSTRY DIPLOMA

 FEATURES
Recorded video lectures
Course materials
Access to school forum
Software included
Live critiques with industry mentors
10% Refer-a-friend bonus
Industry certification
 
 
 

PAYMENT OPTIONS 

$6695 USD
PAID IN FULL
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$2675/TRIMESTER
PAY AS YOU LEARN
 
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ACCREDITED

DIPLOMA

 FEATURES
Recorded Video Lectures
Course Materials
Access to school forum
Software Included
Live critiques with industry mentors
Additional units of study
Accredited certification
 
 
 

PAYMENT OPTIONS 

$7495 USD
PAID IN FULL
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$2998/TRIMESTER
PAY AS YOU LEARN
 
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1-ON-1 

DIPLOMA

FEATURES
 Recorded video lectures
Course materials
Access to school forum
Software included
Live critiques with industry mentors
10% Refer-a-friend bonus
Industry certification
Flexible schedule
Private mentor
 

PAYMENT OPTIONS 

$9995 USD
PAID IN FULL
_________________________
$3998/TRIMESTER
PAY AS YOU LEARN
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WANT TO FIND OUT MORE?

Taking the plunge into your new career is exciting and daunting all at the same time. Drop us a line to ask any questions, get more information on your options and take your next big steps!

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