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WHAT IS NUKE?

Used by many of the best VFX houses in the industry, the Nuke family’s state-of-the-art tools make producing pixel perfect, film-grade results both painless and creatively satisfying. Nuke all the tools you need to get the job done, no matter how you're working. From advanced node-based compositing, to 3D tracking and model building, to editorial and conform, the Nuke range can scale to suit your needs. Efficient, collaborative workflows lie at the heart of the Nuke range. Easily communicate, share and work together with others, whether you’re sitting side by side or across the globe.

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Nuke™ Certified Artist

AED 19,500

Duration: 6-Weeks (200+ Hours of Training and Mentorship)

Course Description
This course covers all you'll need to know about Nuke. Nuke has a highly customizable user interface, sophisticated multi-channel workflow, and a true 3D workspace. This course is perfect for those who would like to gain industry recognised NUKE certification.

Course Outline

Week - 1

- Nuke's interface
- Channel Sets and
   Channels
- Transforms and
   Animation
- Roto and Matte
  generation
- Keying with Nuke
- 2D Tracking
- Planar Tracking
- Color Correction
   /Matching

Week - 2

- Assignment-1 (3 parts)
- Color Theory
- Modern Models of Color
- The Matrix Node                  Explained
Kernels & Convolution
- Breaking Down Nodes        to an Atomic Level

Week - 3

- Advanced 2D Tracking
- Advanced Keying
- Grain Management
- Basic Stereoscopy
- 3D Tracking
- Rig Removal/Paint
- Projection Mapping
- Set Extensions
- Warping and Morphing
- Building 3D Geometry        with Models

Week - 4

 - Assignment - 2 (3 Parts)
- Making Custom Keyers
  Understanding                   Luminence and                   Chrominance
- Undertranding Grain         and Making Custom           Grain Node
- Optics

Week - 5

- Gizmos & Python
- Customizing NUKE
- Expressions
- Coverage Mapping
- Environmental Mapping
- Advanced Stereoscopic
- 3D Modeler and                 Projection Solver
- Handling 3rd party data
  Maya, Houdini, Mari,        Silhouette an Photoshop
- Project: Compositing         withLive Action footage

Week - 6

 - Final Assignment!
- Nuke Studio Overview
- Showreel Exemplars
- Showreel as a                     Presentation
- Group Reviews of
  Assignments

Having attended all classes in full and completing all assignments, you'll receive a 'Certified Nuke Artist'certificate acknowledged by The Foundry.

Select & Register
Educators seeking to incorporate Digital Compositing using Nuke into their syllabus, Pros seeking to up-skill from other Compositing Package and Students seeking to learn high-end Compositing to get hired.

Who should attend? 

Before taking this Nuke course, you should have a basic understanding of your computers operating system. For example, you should know how to launch an application, create and save files, and copy files from CD and other media. However, experience with another compositing software will be an added advantage.

ASSUMED KNOWLEDGE?

Nuke™ Fundamentals

AED 6,500

Duration: 1-Week (6-Days, 40+ hours)

Course Description
This 6-day course covers the fundamentals of Nuke. Nuke has a highly customizable user interface, sophisticated multi-channel workflow, and a true 3D workspace. This course is perfect for those who would like to move to Nuke from compositing packages such as Shake, Fusion or After Effects.

What you will learn?

- Nuke's interface
- Channel Sets and Channels
- Transforms and Animation
- Roto and Matte generation
- Keying with Nuke
- 2D Tracking
- Planar Tracking
- Color Correction/Matching

Having attended all classes in full and completing all assignments, you'll receive a 'Certified Nuke Artist'certificate acknowledged by The Foundry.

Select & Register
Educators seeking to incorporate Digital Compositing using Nuke into their syllabus, Pros seeking to up-skill from other Compositing Package and Students seeking to learn high-end Compositing to get hired.

Who should attend? 

Before taking this Nuke course, you should have a basic understanding of your computers operating system. For example, you should know how to launch an application, create and save files, and copy files from CD and other media. However, experience with another compositing software will be an added advantage.

ASSUMED KNOWLEDGE?

Nuke™ Intermediate

AED 6,500

Duration: 1-Week (6-Days, 40+ hours)

Course Description
This 6-day course is packed with workflow-enhancing topics like creating Gizmos and Presets, skills like CG and live plate integration, stereo compositing workflow and advanced Nuke features like the 3D Planar Tracker. This knowledge will bring your compositing skill to a higher level of sophistication.

What you will learn?

- Advanced 2D Tracking
- Advanced Keying
- Grain Management
- Basic Stereoscopy
- 3D Tracking
- Rig Removal/Paint
- Projection Mapping
- Set Extensions
- Warping and Morphing
- Building 3D Geometry with        Models

Having attended all classes in full and completing all assignments, you'll receive a 'Certified Nuke Artist'certificate acknowledged by The Foundry.

Select & Register
Educators seeking to incorporate Digital Compositing using Nuke into their syllabus, Pros seeking to up-skill from other Compositing Package and Students seeking to learn high-end Compositing to get hired.

Who should attend? 

Before taking this Nuke course, you should have attended our Fundamentals course. However, experience with another compositing software will be an added advantage.

ASSUMED KNOWLEDGE?

Nuke™ Advanced

AED 6,500

Duration: 1-Week (6-Days, 40+ hours)

Course Description
This 6-day course covers the advanced topics of Nuke. Nuke has a highly customizable user interface, sophisticated multi-channel workflow, and a true 3D workspace. This course is perfect for those who would like to move to Nuke from compositing packages such as Shake, Fusion or After Effects.

What you will learn?

- Gizmos & Python
- Customizing NUKE
- Expressions
- Coverage Mapping
- Environmental Mapping
- Advanced Stereoscopic
- Modeler and Projection              Solver
- Handling 3rd party data,             Maya, Houdini, Mari,                      Silhouette and Photoshop
- Final Project: Compositing          with Live Action footage

Having attended all classes in full and completing all assignments, you'll receive a 'Certified Nuke Artist'certificate acknowledged by The Foundry.

Select & Register
Educators seeking to incorporate Digital Compositing using Nuke into their syllabus, Pros seeking to up-skill from other Compositing Package and Students seeking to learn high-end Compositing to get hired.

Who should attend? 

Before taking this Nuke course, you should have attended our Intermediate course. However, experience with another compositing software will be an added advantage.

ASSUMED KNOWLEDGE?