Adding a Dolly in Post is a powerful storytelling technique for filmmakers, helping to draw the viewer’s attention and to create movement on a static shot. Now, thanks to the Mettle Mantra VR, this powerful effect can be easily
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Rose Colored is a haunting VR short film that was scripted specifically for the 360 medium. It successfully engages the viewer in a futuristic story where the world is auto-corrected through technology. Writer/director Adam Cosco uses cuts, POV shots, tracks,
First year students at Beckmans College of Design in Sweden were briefed on a 360° film class project – to visualize a dream with a clear beginning and end. Teacher Gustaf Von Arbin wanted to make sure that his students
Charles Yeager (www.yeagerfilms.com) explains the workflow necessary to collaborate with other artists on 360/VR post-production, with artists who don’t necessarily have 360 experience. He shows how to outsource parts of your 360 production, like titling and graphics, using
We’re proud to announce that Mantra, our Stylization plugin for After Effects and Premiere Pro that works on spherical footage, is getting closer to release date. We will be doing tech demos at Siggraph, Mettle Booth #1211, for anyone interested
Charles Yeager (www.yeagerfilm.com) shows how to track a 360 scene in After Effects using SkyBox Studio V2. After it’s tracked, we learn how to add 3D text and how to integrate a 3D object into the scene with
Nick Bicanic (CEO of RVLVR) presents his views on the state of VR Experiences, and which one will win out. He looks at the Uncanny Valley of VR; the more the storyteller or game-designer wants to immerse the viewer in
Creating quality immersive experiences in the continually evolving landscape of VR requires a working knowledge of all the available tools and techniques. Legend VR Supervisors Ryan Cummins and Mike Hopkinson discuss the important choices and considerations to make when creating
Connor Hair and Alex Meader, Co-Founders of Perception Squared, discuss their inspiration for Directing key scenes from “My Brother’s Keeper”, a cinematic VR experience inspired by the PBS dramatic series Mercy Street. The film introduces many technical and creative
In this 360/VR production tutorial, Charles Yeager (www.yeagerfilm.com) shows how to track text and graphics to a person walking in front of a 360 camera. He uses SkyBox Studio V2 with Adobe After Effects, and shows two different techniques to
Al CAudullo, 3DGuy.tv, leads us through all four SkyBox 360/VR Post FX 2: Digital Glitch, Chromatic Abberation, Fractal Noise and Digital Glitch. They are an easy way to customize your 360 video, and make them more cinematic.
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In a followup to his previous After Effects Workflow video, Josh Kimmis from CV explains in-depth Skybox Studio V2’s latest feature — Skybox Composer. With SkyBox Composer > 2D Edit, you can quickly add text and
How to Create 2D Text + Graphics + Video Pop-outs + Overlays for 360 Video | SkyBox Studio V2 | Josh Kimmis
Mix Master Mike follows up the great success of his first music VR Experience, Magma Chamber VR, with another powerful VR experience, “MOONBASE INVASION”. Mettle is honoured to play a supporting role with our 360/VR plugins, which are used
Linienflug Design produced a VR Experience for their customer Konica Minolta. The creative mandate was to show office life in the future, as realised with Konica Minolta technologies and expertise. The resulting VR Experience, “Workplace of the Future”, was
Chapter 4.1: In this video, we learn best practices to export our sequence from Adobe Premiere Pro to Adobe Media Encoder.
Part of the “Master Series: Cinematic 360/VR Production with SkyBox Suite“.
SkyBox Suite is a comprehensive set
Chapter 3.10: Once the camera rig is removed in After Effects, we see different methods of sending our clip back to Premiere Pro.
Part of: Master Series: Cinematic 360/VR Production with SkyBox Suite. where you can find links to
Chapter 3.9: We see how to use SkyBox Studio V2 in After Effects for basic object removal from 360 footage.
Part of: Master Series: Cinematic 360/VR Production with SkyBox Suite. where you can find links to download free project