Archive for 'Training Course'


Foundry Resellers Training

Matt Leonard (Head of Training) at spherevfx was delighted to have helped The Foundry train many of their international resellers from across Europe, North American and the Far East. The week long training course covered a wide range of products by The Foundry and Matt focused on Nuke 8, while another member of the CS […]

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ZBrush Training – Somerset College of Arts and Technology

spherevfx was delighted to have trained staff at Somerset College of Arts and Technology in Pixologic’s ZBrush. The course was an introduction to ZBrush for tutors teaching the BA (Hons) Media Make-up course. Subjects covered including: Understanding the User Interface 2.5D vs. 3D Mesh Sub-Divisions Brushes Sculpting in Symmetry Lazy Mouse Stroke Settings Masks Deformations […]

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Nuke training for Jam Media (Belfast)

spherevfx was pleased to have trained over a dozen artist at Jam Media (Belfast, Northern Ireland) in The Foundry’s Nuke. Jam Media specialises in 2D and 3D broadcast animations including ‘Roy’, ‘Funky Fables’, ‘Picme’, and most recently ‘Tilly and Friends’. During the course we focused firstly on moving from Adobe After Effects to Nuke, and […]

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Intermediate Nuke training for Dublin VFX Artist

spherevfx was delighted to have provided training for 17 Dublin based VFX artist. During the course we covered a number of subjects including: Custom Effects (Edge Blur, Light Wrap, Defocus, Chromic Aberration, Unsharpen Mask, Heat Distortion) Photo accurate Pan and Tile setup Deep Compositing Colour (Science, Management, Gamma, LUT’s, and OpenColorIO) Morphing and Warping Coverage […]

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Nuke training for Windmill Lane, Dublin.

spherevfx was pleased to have trained artist from Dublin’s premiere visual effects house, Windmill Lane. Over the course of the training we covered: Integrating Elements Colour Pipeline Concatenation and Filtering Layers and Channels 2D Tracking Workflow Plate Cleanup Working with Multiple Keyers Lens Distortion Workflow 3D Matte Painting Techniques Windmill Lane was established in 2010. […]

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Nuke training for Piranha Bar, Ireland

spherevfx was delighted to have trained nearly a dozen artist from Piranha Bar, a Production Studio and a full service Post Facility based in Dublin, Ireland. Over the course of the training we covered areas including: Nukes Layer and Channels System Groups, Gizmo’s and Precomps Concatenation and Filtering Correct use of Premultiplied images 2D Tracking […]

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NukeX 8.0 Training in Ireland

Sphere VFX was delighted to have run a NukeX 8 course in Dublin for Screen Training Ireland. The course was in in association with VFX Association Ireland and Animation Skillnet, and supported by Tyrell CCT, The Foundry, and Screen Scene. The course was attended by over 20 visual effects artist from across Ireland and cover […]

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More Nuke Training for 3D & Architectural Specialist

spherevfx was delighted to have trained artist from Buzzbox (Cardiff) again. Over the course of our second week we covered a wide range of subjects including: Advanced Colour Correction Advanced Matte Creation Advanced Keying 3D Projection Setups Camera Tracking and Point Cloud Generation 3D Set Extensions Buzzbox specialise in architectural presentation, producing images of quality […]

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Nuke Training for 3D & Architectural Specialist

spherevfx was delighted to train five 3D artist from Buzzbox (Cardiff) in NukeX. Over the course of the week we covered a wide range of subjects including: Transforms and Animation Concatenation, BBox and BlackOutside Premultiplied Images Colour Management and Colour Correction ChannelSets and Channels Grain and Noise Management Lens Distortion Management Compositing Multipass Renders (V-Ray) […]

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