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IT IS THEREFORE NECESSARY TO HAVE GOOD KNOWLEDGE OF THE ITALIAN LANGUAGE
(WRITTEN AND ORAL, AT LEAST B2 LEVEL)

Master in Digital VFX Production

Master course in 3D and Compositing for Films and Tv-Series

The course is aimed at all the people who love movies, tv-series and commercials that make use of 3D and Visual Effects.

Together with 22Dogs, an Italian leading company in the field, Rainbow Academy wants to train professionals who can become part of Italian and international production teams.

The Master course in 3D, VFX and Compositing teaches students how to elaborate and alter both still and animated images, working both on live action and 3D and 2D cg elements.
Guided by internationally-renowned professionals, students are given both theoretical and practical lessons, while being introduced to the various software suites used in the field: Maya, Substance Painter and Nuke.

National and international production studios are always on the lookout for skilled artists who have enough passion and talent to join this amazing world.
The aim of this course is the finalization of a personal project and the creation of a professional reel.

PRE-REQUIREMENTS

High school diploma.
Use of PC, excellent knowledge of main operational systems (Windows), basic IT knowledge and good use of PC.
Basic knowledge of Photoshop.
Before enrolling it is mandatory to take part in the Open Day and go through an orientation interview.

START OF COURSE

Start Date: November 2022

Duration: 7 months

CERTIFICATION ISSUED

Official Autodesk Certification
Rainbow Academy Diploma
Certification of Attendance.

TEACHING METHOD

Rainbow Academy is the only Italian reality that blends formation and work, being part of a proper International Production Industry.
It is a perfect mix of the reality of a workplace like that of the Rainbow group and the expertise of its teachers, all established professionals, who guide their students step by step towards creating their own productions. The method used is that of putting authenticity above all else and involves simulating a real-life working experience in a Production Studio, as in the great American companies.
Our students experience all the production stages first-hand, and complete projects that are then included in their own Portfolio or professional Reel.

GOALS AND SKILLS

The aim of the Master Course in Vfx Production is the formation of skilled and competent professionals, 3D Artist Generalists, who can work both in CG and in the post-production of movies, tv-series and commercials. Thanks to practical working sessions, revisions and deliveries, guided by highly specialized professionals, students can truly learn 2D and 3D integration by making content that can be featured in their own professional reel; a fundamental requirement to be hired by national and international companies. The entertainment industry is constantly growing and expanding, which means there is great demand for autonomous and professional young talents.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

The course trains students to become professional 3D Digital Artists, who also take care of the 2D visual development in the cinema, tv and commercial industry.

DIDACTIC
PROGRAMME

1 Term
PREREQUISITE

Introduction to production
Introduction to Autodesk Maya
Fundamentals of Modeling
Fundamentals of Rigging
Fundamentals of Surfacing
Fundamentals of Lighting
Fundamentals of Compositing

2 Term
3D ADVANCED

Layout e Set Dressing
Tech Animation
Tracking
Color Space
Surfacing ADV
Lighting ADV

3 Term
COMPOSITING

Nuke
Roto
Clean Up
Screen Insert
Corner Pin
Keyng
Camera Aces
Render Pass
Live CG Integration
Nuke’s 3D
Deep Compositing
Gizmo
Additional tools and plugin

RECAP MASTER

DURATION: 7 months | + final production

HOURS: 350

CALENDAR: 3 TIMES A WEEK
Monday – Wednesday and Friday
from 9.00 to 13.00

SOFTWARE: Maya, Photoshop, Substance Painter, Nuke, Arnold

COST: € 6.800 (includes legal fees)