CINE 136 Special Effects (3)
Credit, Degree Applicable
Introduction to design and creation of professional level Special Effects for cinema using industry standard tools such as After Effects and Photoshop. Focus is primarily on the Computer Generated Imagery (CGI) special effects production process. Contemporary effects processes are examined in a historical context
Offered on occasion
After successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
- Outcome 1: Describe the evolutionary relationship between the traditional film based special effects processes and the contemporary digital special effects processes.
- Outcome 2: Analyze the exact structural components and production techniques of professional digital visual effects shots.
- Outcome 3: Plan, storyboard, and create pictorial/animation assets to produce multilayer special effects shots such as rotoscope mattes, keyframe animations, at least one 3-D title object animated with animation presets.