Mind mapping bridges between the art and the tools for photorealistic compositing in Nuke

Taught by: Víctor Pérez
  Auditory butic be different
  1 HOUR
  • item
  • item

Skill up to Senior Level Artistry by the hand of senior artist Victor Perez, who will share with you his experience and how he created a system to study light and synthesise it into Nuke nodes. A methodology of observation sourcing your compositing skills in the knowledge of Nuke nodes core operations.

How a single new node can trigger your ability to observe and reproduce what you see, talking Nuke’s “language”. Victor will talk about a few techniques and nodes that changed his way to comp.

Victor Perez is a senior visual effects artist with over 20 years of production experience in computer graphics and visual effects along different countries. He has worked and researched with Oscar® winner studios such as Double Negative, Cinesite and Union between others. His researches in the VFX field have been published with Fxphd and Cmivfx and acclaimed by the audiences worldwide, Victor has taught master classes at studios and schools around the world including Pixar Animation Studios. His film credits include The Dark Knight Rises(Dir. Christopher Nolan, 2012), Rouge One: A Star Wars Story(Dir. Gareth Edwards, 2016), Harry Potter and The Deathly Hallows(Dir. David Yates, 2010), Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides (Dir. Rob Marshall, 2011), 127 Hours (Dir. Danny Boyle, 2010), and many others.

Sponsored by:





Foundry designs creative software technologies used to deliver remarkable visual effects and 3D content for the design, visualisation and entertainment industries. Foundry’s software advances the art and technology of visual experience in partnership with creative leaders across the globe. It enables clients like Pixar, Mercedes-Benz, Google, ILM, Weta Digital, Blizzard, The Moving Picture Company and Sony Pictures Imageworks to turn incredible ideas into reality by solving complex creative challenges. The company was founded in 1996 and is headquartered in London, with 300 staff based across offices in Silicon Valley, Los Angeles, Shanghai, Austin and the UK. Foundry consistently invests in R&D to provide more efficient ways for its clients to bring visual concepts to life. Every single film nominated for the Academy Award for Best Visual Effects in the last six years was made using The Foundry’s software.



At Trigital we are specialists in workflow solutions for the media and entertainment industry. Our team has extensive experience in the supply, installation, integration and technical support of post-production, VFX, storage, restoration and content management technologies.