Los Angeles-based electronic composer Piers Baron pushes the envelope technically and creatively in his latest music video “Majesty”. Legendary director Ty Evans draws the viewer into the ethereal soundscape with beautiful visuals, masterfully crafted, with stunning landscapes, cityscapes and skateboarder
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In Part 2 of the series we see how to bring 3D assets into Adobe After Effects to build our scene. This includes the 360° stereoscopic background loop made in Cinema 4D. (Watch Part 1 to see how that’s
Kiwi singer and producer VILLETTE teamed up with longtime partner Red Bull Music to release a 360 VR music video for her forthcoming single ‘Money’.
The video for Money lets viewers experience the singer’s personal and inspiring world through taking
Charles Yeager showed us some great immersive workflow techniques for post-production in After Effects and Premiere Pro. He H\hosted a Live Stream on the Mettle Facebook page, Monday May 21st at 4:00 pm EST (1 pm Pacific). He started things
Quick and easy planet textures! Charles Yeager created this project file to go along with his tutorial “How to Create Planet Textures in After Effects with Mantra VR“. You can download the project file from the link below.
Charles Yeager (www. yeagerfilm.com) shows us how to create seamless planet textures with Mantra VR, CC Sphere, and the built-in Immersive features in After Effects CC 2018. He goes over the basic technique, which can be used to
We start off our NAB Week Live Streams with a BST look at at “Fox 5 San Diego Virtual Tour”. Host Jonathan Winbush (winbush.tv) shares his techniques in After Effects with FreeForm Pro on building holographic effects in
Mettle is having a special event during NAB WEEK. The Mettle Facebook page will have Live demos and tutorials, Monday April 9th, 10th and 11th at 10 am PST. Hosted by award-winning animator Jonathan Winbush, we’ll get to see his
Charles Yeager (yeagerfilm) shows us how to create a Dr. Strange-inspired cityscape in After Effects CC 2018 with Mantra VR. This technique uses the recently added support for RGBA, part of a free Mantra VR update. Charles shows how
Adhemas Batista is an influential Brazilian artist with a vibrant pop-culture style that can be seen in work for companies like Coke, Burger King and Puma. He’s one of five artists invited to create their own 360 art experience as
The following is a reprint of an interview by VeeR TV with Mettle CEO and Co-founder Nancy Eperjesy. Special thanks to VeeR’s Mina Bradley for the interview! Read the original on VeeR.
“Having interviewed over 100 content creators for
Charles Yeager (yeagerfilm.com) shows two different methods for adding subtitles to 360 footage. The first method uses the integrated SkyBox 360/VR tools in CC 2018. The second method uses Mantra VR Graphix effect, which speeds up and automates the process.
We take a deep dive into “The Flat Earth” short film, a groundbreaking passion project from visionary Director Ty Evans. It features skate legends Jamie Foy, Chase Webb, Carlos Iqui, Mike Pulizzi and Cody Lockwood. Mettle interviews Ty, and
We’re proud to say that one of the standout 360/VR films from Sundance uses some Mettle tech mixed in with the magical story. For the Amazonian Yawanawá, “medicine” has the power to transport you in a vision to a place
Mantra VR is specifically designed for 360/VR post-production, but many customers have been using the powerful effects for both 360° and conventional video production. We had many requests to make a “flat” compatible version, so the latest version 1.20 of
The Mantra VR 1.20 Update has integrated “Environment Light” and “Material” parameters into the Graphix Effect. This allows for more organic compositing of non-360° sources onto your 360 footage, especially when using the Distribution features, which let you quickly add
Exciting news – Mantra VR has a free update, with some great new features and enhancements. It’s all about more tools for content creators. We now offer enhanced audioreactivity features, with a new algorithm and signal fall-off features. This gives
Charles Yeager (yeagerfilm.com) shows how to create an Overcapture-style video in Adobe After Effects CC 2018 with an extreme wide angle POV for 16:9 final format. He takes it further with Mantra VR, which lets you create stylized
Award-winning Canadian pop-band “Hedley” brings us the music video for their recent hit Love Again in 360° format, produced by Occupied VR and presented by Samsung VR.
Toronto VR studio Occupied VR has extensive experience in 360/VR production, with
How to Create a 360/VR Virtual Crane Shot + 360° Wormholes and Little Planets | Mantra VR > Stretcher
The Stretcher Effect from Mantra VR is a simple, yet powerful effect to be used in 360/VR post-production. Stretcher lets you easily create 360° Little Planet and Wormhole effects, transforming and interpolating your 360 footage, all keyframeable. Stretcher is also
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
The Mantra VR “Virtual Dolly” lets you add a Zoom in Post from a static 360° camera shot, in After Effects or Premiere Pro. This introduces a new technique to help drive narrative in 360/VR. In 2D Post-production you can