How to change all your read node paths at once in Nuke

by carolinevfx

posted March 9, 2013

category Tutorial

  1. Double click on one of the read nodes and copy the bit of the path file address that needs changing. E.g: /Users/carolinvfx/Documents/…. 2. Select all the read and readGeo nodes that need their file paths changed by typing “/” and this little window should come up: 3. In the pop window, type “read” and then press “OK”. 4. Goto: Edit > […]

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VFX Supervising Georgia Harginge’s Fashion Film “Still”

by carolinevfx

posted September 24, 2012

category VFX Supervision

Georgia Hardinge – Still from Everything Is Okay prod. on Vimeo. After meeting with Georgia Hardinge and Roman Rappak to go over the brief for her film, I knew this would be a great creative project to work on. The brief was ambitious for the time we had to complete it but Georgia somehow managed […]

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(Smart) Motion Blur in Nuke

by carolinevfx

posted June 8, 2012

category Tutorial

Those of you who like using RE:Vision Effects’ ReelSmart Motion Blur plugin, for adding natural looking motion blur to an image sequence, but don’t have the budget then OFlow is your answer. Nuke’s OFlow node is essentially an advanced  retiming node with a motion blur option. The same vectors it uses to create the inbetween […]

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Hugo 3-D by Martin Scorcese

by carolinevfx

posted March 30, 2012

category Uncategorised

  It has been a year since I joined the Pixomondo UK team to work as a compositor on Martin Scorcese’s Hugo and what a ride it was! From getting a bunch of senior compositors stuck in an elevator, moving offices and a mexican themed party to actually doing some really tough stereoscopic compositing work. […]

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Low Budget DSLR Rig With Follow Focus – $500

by carolinevfx

posted November 27, 2011

category Tutorial

This setup is the setup i’ve been using, a cross between a jag35 runner bundle and a cowboy shoulder rig. Here are all the individual components: jag35 D| Runner Bundle jag35 Tripod Plate Cowboy Shoulder Rig Carry Speed VFinder The total cost is $540. I’ve used this setup to shoot “Say I can with iKan” […]

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“Say I Can with iKan” gets an Honorable Mention Award from iKan

by carolinevfx

posted November 15, 2011

category Short Films

After a long wait, our efforts are rewarded and “Say I can With iKan” receives an Honorable Mention Award from the celebrity judging panel for the iKan Video Contest 2011. It was a team effort from an already existing team of friends and full time compositors. I can’t thank everyone enough for believing in the […]

Speedo Challenge on Eyeka

by carolinevfx

posted October 9, 2011

category Short Films

This past year has been about learning how to make movies on a relatively low budget and keeping a day job as Compositor.  Since, getting an entry level DSLR (a Canon 550D)  I haven’t really been able to stop experimenting with it and this has led to a large collection of stock footage. I wasn’t […]

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Say I Can With iKan

by carolinevfx

posted August 15, 2011

category Short Films

Here it is! My first (completed) live action short film / ad. It took us 3 weeks to complete from start to finish and ended with a grueling “3am on a Monday before work” finish. The experience has been amazing, mainly because I got to do a bit of everything, from writing and directing to […]

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