Visual Effects Courses in Kolkata

ARENA ANIMATION INTERNATIONAL PROGRAM VFX (AAIP – VFX)

Visual Effects (VFX) is all about creating visuals that do not exist in reality. It is the process by which imagery is created and manipulated outside the context of a live action shot, it involves the integration of live-action footage and generated visuals to create environments which look realistic, but can exist only in fiction.It is primarily executed in post production, with the use of multiple tools and technologies.

Arena Animation International Program – Visual Effects (AAIP – VFX) is an intensive career course that will train you in all aspects of visual effects. This Visual Effects courses in Kolkata helps you create special effects for films, TV shows, ads, games, digital media, etc. You can learn 3D modeling, digital sculpting, character animation, rotoscopy, and more.

NEW MODULES

GOLAEM CROWD

The battle scenes in the movie ’300′ were created using crowd simulation, as was the animal army in ‘The Chronicles of Narnia’. Instead of creating crowd scenes manually, you can now create large crowds within minutes. With Arena, you learn & experience the latest tool used in Hollywood to create crowd simulations.

Create different types of characters to show a crowd in a stadium, in a battle zone, in a race or competition, etc. Basically, wherever you need to show a number of people or characters together in a scene, you can use this software to create them quickly and beautifully.

PIXAR RENDERMAN

From the snowflakes and castles in the film ‘Frozen’ to the detailed character design of ‘Monsters University’, all are the result of Pixar RenderMan. A product of Pixar, the world’s top animation studio, RenderMan has been specially created by filmmakers to render VFX. It has advanced features to create dazzling visual effects for animation or films. And Arena has the exclusive rights in India to teach this fantastic new tool to our students, giving you the edge to get ahead in your career. Hollywood, Bollywood, TV shows, ads – each of these use visual effects to produce high-quality output. From car blasts in a live-action film to leaves blowing in an animated movie, all the effects are designed and created by special effects artists. You can be one of these highly-paid, in-demand, talented artists!

COURSE HIGHLIGHTS

  • Access Onlinevarsity: Onlinevarsity is Arena’s exclusive web portal for students. You can log in to this portal to get course material,
  • discuss doubts & problems with professors at any time of the day or night, chat with your classmates, plan activities or projects, get references to more learning resources, see samples & references of good work, etc.
  • Learn all techniques of animation and VFX using Pixar RenderMan, Golaem Crowd, NUKE, NUKEX, and Mocha.
  • Practical application using latest versions of VFX & compositing tools/ software.
  • Projects at regular intervals.
  • Specialization in your chosen area & create a professional 3D portfolio.
  • Industry interaction & workshops.

COURSE HIGHLIGHTS

  • Semester 1
  • Semester 2
  • Semester 3
Overview : Foundation for design, sketching and graphic skills
Modules Tools
Graphics & Illustration Fundamentals  
Typography Designs  
Digital Illustrations Adobe Illustrator
Digital Painting Adobe Photoshop
2d Animation Concepts Animate CC
Digital Film Making Concepts  
Production Planning I Shotgun
Audio Video Editing Adobe Audition/Adobe Premiere Pro
Video Editing Adobe Premiere Pro/Adobe Prelude
Storyboarding And Animatics Adobe Premiere Pro
Design Portfolio Project
Students have an exit option to leave with a Certificate in AAIP in Graphic & Visual Design (GVD) on completion of only the first semester of the course.
Interested? Join AAIP - VFX
Eligibility: 10+2 ( Arts / Science / Commerce ) / Undergraduates / People with a creative bent of mind
Duration of this course is approximately 24 months. Classes are typically held for 2 hours a day for 3 days a week. (Fast-track course option also available.
Overview : Enhances skills in anatomy study, storyboarding, 2D animation, and audio-video editing
Modules Tools
3D Basics – Modelling to Animation -
3D Modeling Maya Unlimited
Texturing Lighting Rendering Maya Unlimited
Rigging Maya Unlimited
Character Animation Maya Unlimited
Dynamic & Realistic Features Maya Unlimited
Crowd Simulation Golaem Crowd
Working with Arnold Renderer Arnold renderer for Maya
Production Planning – II Shotgun
Portfolio Demo Reel Project
Interested? Join AAIP - VFX
Eligibility: 10+2 ( Arts / Science / Commerce ) / Undergraduates / People with a creative bent of mind
Duration of this course is approximately 24 months. Classes are typically held for 2 hours a day for 3 days a week. (Fast-track course option also available.
Overview : Modeling, texturing, lighting, rigging, and animating using the industry preferred animation software – Autodesk Maya
Modules Tools
Pre Visualisation -
Introduction To Nuke Nuke
Rotoscopy Using Sillohoutte & Nuke Sillohoutte & Nuke
Wire Removal Nuke
Colour Correction Nuke
Green/Blue Screen Nuke
MatchMoving & Camera Tracking NukeX
MatchMoving In Mocha Mocha
Production Planning III Shotgun
Portfolio Demo Reel Project
Interested? Join AAIP - VFX
Eligibility: 10+2 ( Arts / Science / Commerce ) / Undergraduates / People with a creative bent of mind
Duration of this course is approximately 24 months. Classes are typically held for 2 hours a day for 3 days a week. (Fast-track course option also available.
Overview: Learn Digital Compositing using NUKE
Modules Tools
Introduction Nuke
Rotoscope Nuke
Wire Removal Nuke
Colour Correction Nuke
Green/Blue Screen Nuke
Matte Painting Nuke Photoshop
Rotoscope & Matchmoving in Mocha Mocha
Matchmoving & Camera Tracking NukeX
Portfolio Demo Reel Project
Students have an exit option to leave with a Certificate in AAIP VFX on completion of all the semesters of the course.
Interested? Join AAIP - VFX
Eligibility: 10+2 ( Arts / Science / Commerce ) / Undergraduates / People with a creative bent of mind
Duration of this course is approximately 24 months. Classes are typically held for 2 hours a day for 3 days a week. (Fast-track course option also available.