ADVFX Plus

ADVFX Plus - Advanced Program in Visual Effects

ADVFX Plus is an advanced level VFX course that helps you master not just the fundamentals, but also the advanced techniques of VFX artistry. Get empowered to use the latest tools & technologies and gain a thorough understanding of the new-age production workflow!

Be the VFX artist that makes an ordinary movie or scene extraordinary with unparalleled visual effects!

Course Overview

Visual effects today plays a key role in feature films, television programmes, animation, video games, commercials and almost all forms of entertainment. Were you fascinated by the visual effects in Oscar-nominated Hollywood movies such as Blade Runner 2049, Guardians of Galaxy Vol 2, Long: Skull Island, Star Wars: The Last Jedi, War for the Planet of the Apes?

ADVFX Plus is a career course, designed to provide you with all the fundamental and advanced skills required to be a successful VFX artist. This visual effects course covers subjects ranging from the very basic of 3D filmmaking like pre-production and storyboarding, to advance level topics of motion graphics, digital design and editing.

This in-demand course will help you to enhance your skills and meet industry requirements. At MAAC, we provide studio-like environment for practical training sessions, which help you get the same experience as a professional VFX artist.

Course contents
  • Pre-production
  • Storyboarding
  • Cinematography
  • Stop-motion
  • Digital design
  • Layer based compositing
  • Clean plate & wire removal
  • Motion graphics
  • 3D design
  • Advanced particle effects
  • Cloth FX
  • Pyrotechnics
  • Rigid body simulations
  • Fluid simulation
  • Realistic rendering techniques
  • Advanced compositing
  • Concepts of set extension & CG integration
  • Node based compositing
  • Match moving & camera tracking
  • Stereoscopic conversion
  • Editing with FCP
  • Realistic digital environments
  • Procedural FX workflow
  • Project & case studies for motion graphics
  • Project-FX shot with miniature models
  • Basics of photography
  • Realistic rendering techniques
  • Wire removal
Softwares Covered
  • 3ds Max
  • Fusion
  • Mocha
  • Silhouette
  • PFTrack
  • Nuke
  • Final Cut Pro
  • Thinking Particles
  • Fume FX
  • Ray Fire
  • Real Flow
  • VUE
  • Houdini
  • New-Age Software
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Adobe After Effects
  • Adobe Premiere
  • Adobe Audition
Career Options
  • FX Artist
  • Motion Graphics Artist
  • Compositor
  • Camera Tracker
  • Match Moving Artist
  • Matte Painter
  • Clean-up Artist
  • BG Prep Artist
  • VFX Generalist
  • Stereoscopy Artist
  • Depth Artist
  • Video Editor
  • Pre-Viz Artist
  • Roto Artist
  • Paint Artist
Course duration: 
24 months