Video Effects and Compositing Techniques
Module code: G5032
15 credits in autumn semester
Teaching method: Lecture, Laboratory
Assessment modes: Coursework
This module covers the advanced areas of video production by looking, in detail, at advanced motion-based visual effects and the compositing of real and computer generated images. Topics covered include: matte acquisition, scripting, colour correction, image manufacturing, camera tracking and compositing.
3D Modelling and Rendering
Module learning outcomes
- Understand the process of compositing computer generated images onto live-action video.
- Understand how to isolate live-action from a colour-matte source for compositing.
- Generate a motion-video based graphic (e.g. title sequence) using scripting, live action video and computer generated video.
- Produce deliverable video, to a time constraint.