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Doyle Lewis

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March 21st 2013
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Why does my hair spawn from black
by Doyle Lewis 3 years ago
So this is my first character sculpt and also my first BodyPaint texturing ever. I like how it turned out for the most part. I definitely learned a lot to do better next time but for my first I am sa
Re: Why does my hair spawn from black
by Brian Jones 3 years ago
you can grow hair from a polygon selection - select the polys you want hair from and Add Hair or set a selection first and the hair will use it. To get the roots to not be dark go into the hair materi
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Model flickering?
by Igor Lima 3 years ago
So, i've been trying to animate a TARDIS for a title sequence i'm making in Cinema 4D, but i noticed that when i animate it, the TARDIS 'flickers', i tought that was the shadows, but i removed all the
Re: Model flickering?
by Doyle Lewis 3 years ago
Well it is probably due to the bending of spacetime at the seams of the Tardis due to its extra relative mass as compared to the spacetime stationary mass of the earth when observed by a geostationary
How to give an object broken into pieces some structure?
by Jack Daniels 3 years ago
My thinking is Sand Man from Spiderman. He has some support but falls apart at some points, then rebuilds, etc. I want to know if there's a way in Cinema 4d and Thrausi to give these "pieces" some str
Re: How to give an object broken into pieces some structure?
by Doyle Lewis 3 years ago
I think you would want to use x-particles for that. You could have objects or timings where the particles fall from their spawn geometry and hit the ground then after a moment become attracted to the
Creating a Depth Map of a face for a VFX shot...advice needed! AE CS6
by Aza Allen 3 years ago
Trying to avoid going full 3D with this effect if at all possible... Anyhow, I have rotoscoped our actress and now what I need to do is create a Depth Map of her face to throw a Faux 3D effect on it..
Re: Creating a Depth Map of a face for a VFX shot...advice needed! AE CS6
by Doyle Lewis 3 years ago
http: www.videocopilot.net tutorial the_portal At about 36:20 Kramer uses a rough 3D model (really rough basic model) of the actress to give him a depth pass that he could then apply to the footage Do
Reflections on screen replacement
by stig olsen 3 years ago
Hi, Ive done a screen replacement and the track is done in mocha. It works perfectly fine. I then have duplicated the original phone footage and put it on top with the blending mode set to screen to g
Re: flections on screen replacement
by James Archibald 3 years ago
If I'm reading it right, create a new solid, paste your mocha Corner Pin data onto it so you have a fully opaque screen cover tracked onto it. Take your reflection layer and put it under this solid in
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Font causing AE to run very slow
by Rory Champion 3 years ago
Hi, has anyone experienced this before I installed a new font called veneer, and it took me a couple of hours of wondering why AE was running so slowly (particularly previewing and making even the sma
Re: Font causing AE to run very slow
by Doyle Lewis 3 years ago
In this overview of the font, (Attached at the link below) it specifies that it could make some applications run slowly. what I would do is install veneer back on and do all your text work in Photosho
Anyone know a way to create a counter animation using comps/psd's images instead of regular font?
by Vladimir Druts 3 years ago
Hey guys so I've seen some expressions which can create a number counter.. I need a counter going up to 1,000,000,000 from any number say 544,599,333 or what ever.. The only thing is, instead of using
Re: Anyone know a way to create a counter animation using comps/psd's images instead of regular font?
by Doyle Lewis 3 years ago
Lots and Lots of a Semi-simple expression. Say you have the number two lined up where you want it in the 100's place then you simply add this expression to the layers opacity: L=thisComp.layer("Adjust
Choppy encoding
by Tim Bentley 3 years ago
Hi all - I wondered if anyone might be able to help with a small encoding issue. This film: http: timbentley.info film-resume.html has a couple of moments (1m05s and 1m11s) where the video becomes qui
Re: Choppy encoding
by Doyle Lewis 3 years ago
According to Kush's guage (a formula for calculating adequate bit-rates,) Frame height x frame width x frame rate x motion scale variable(1,2, or 4) x Kush's constant variable(0.07). You get the numbe
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Virtual Sets With Actors
by Gabriel Moore 3 years ago
I am looking to create or have someone create some virtual sets, using 3d max or something similar. I am familiar with green screen motion tracking with After Effects, but I am looking more into learn
Re: Virtual Sets With Actors
by Doyle Lewis 3 years ago
Correct me if I am wrong but I believe you are talking about spherical panoramas. like this: You can take these and in a 3d software wrap them as a texture onto a sphere. For the most Part I have seen
Creating a view from on top of a Skyscraper
by dallas kruse 3 years ago
I have a green screen shot I did where in the fantasy of the actors mind, he's standing on the ledge of a tall building looking down at the street below ... ready to jump. My question is, how would yo
Re: Creating a view from on top of a Skyscraper
by Doyle Lewis 3 years ago
It is really a matter of what you are more comfortable with and the style of your narrative. If you want a more gritty or saturated look CG will probably be fine, but if you want real world daylight s
Can't get proper motion tracking with light layer
by Chris larsen 3 years ago
Hi all, I'm trying to compose a distant rocket launching into the sky in the background of a mountain shot that I have. It's handheld footage so it's a little shakey, so I created a null layer and mot
Re: Can't get proper motion tracking with light layer
by Doyle Lewis 3 years ago
Hey chris if you have After Efects CS 5.5 or later, then the AE 3d camera solve might be a better solution than a 2D track for you since you want to attach objects that live in 3D space, Like a light
Compositing a distant rocket launch over shaky handheld footage
by Chris larsen 3 years ago
I'm trying to composite a distant space shuttle rocket launching into the sky over some footage that is handheld and intentionally shaky. I have a space shuttle render with a transparent background in
Re: Compositing a distant rocket launch over shaky handheld footage
by Doyle Lewis 3 years ago
Your guess is correct! you need to make the target of the track a null layer. You then parent your rocket footage to the null layer and then animate your rocket moving up in Y space using position key
Glow effects for stadium lights
by Ali Quintana 3 years ago
I have a 3d max render of a STADIUM. Please see attached. 8014_introrenderexmpleglow.mov.zip It is only 3 secs, but its for a TV commercial intro. I am looking for ways to make this look better i AE.
Re: Glow effects for stadium lights
by Doyle Lewis 3 years ago
So I have attached a project file that is the video you sent composited with some glows and atmosphere. I did a very crude track of your camera just by eye. You could replace this camera with an actua
Blue Screen for outdoor shot with green grass
by dallas kruse 3 years ago
I'm shooting a "green screen" shot where I'm screening the inside of a suitcase to reveal different things inside. The suitcase will be sitting on a bed of grass so obviously i can't use a green scree
Re: Blue Screen for outdoor shot with green grass
by Dave LaRonde 3 years ago
I don't think I'd worry about lining the inside of this suitcase. I'd worry more about putting something heavy inside to reduce the likelihood of it getting unintentionally jostled around, and then fi
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noise in grey suits
by Claudia Gabriela 3 years ago
Hey guys, I'm keying someone using Keylight who is wearing a grey suit. for some reason, its causing a lot of noise I'm being told to color correct it, but i don't really know what to DO with the colo
Re: noise in grey suits
by Kevin Camp 3 years ago
setting the replacement method from 'soft color' to 'hard color' can often help and this method still allows you to use keylight's spill suppression. Kevin Camp Art Director KCPQ, KZJO & KRCW
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Vidaao - Shop from hundreds of videographers, animators & production companies at one time!
by John Cuevas 4 years ago
What's the thought about companies production like this Is this what the future of our industry will look like, or is it just a fancy mandy.com Who is Vidaao We are changing the way companies purchase
Re: Vidaao - Shop from hundreds of videographers, animators & production companies at one time!
by Doyle Lewis 4 years ago
I agree with you on a lot of what you have said Mark. The biggest problem I see with this beta site is that it is 100% customer facing. The way I see it Vidaao has two clients. The video customers and
A Petition to Adobe
by Tom Daigon 4 years ago
If its important to you to let Adobe know how you feel here is a great way to do it with a bunch of other folks. This a petition someone started. http: www.change.org petitions adobe-systems-incorpora
Re: A Petition to Adobe
by Doyle Lewis 4 years ago
Hey Tom, I like the statistics. Where is that survey Doyle Lewis, Assistant Videographer thinkck.com
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