09.11.17 | An Introduction to Digital Matte Painting (5 Thursday Evenings)

Course Content:

This course will cover the following:

  • Full workflow overview – Maya, Photoshop, Nuke.
  • Photoshop painting and photobashing.
  • Maya modeling and camera projection.
  • Nuke camera projection and basic compositing.

Participant Profile:

This is an introductory course, but participants should have some basic knowledge of either 2D image creation, 3D modelling or compositing.

Tutor Info:

Nick Grey is a VFX artist, game developer and illustrator. He has worked in top Irish entertainment companies, such as Windmill Lane VFX, Brown Bag Films and Digit Games. Nick has worked across varying roles such as matte painter, concept artist, 3D modeller and compositor.

Date & Times:

5 Thursday Evenings from 6.30pm-9.30pm – 9th November, 16th November, 23rd November, 30th November and 7th December.


Room 11, Guinness Enterprise Centre, Taylors Lane, Dublin 8 (Directions and Map: http://gec.ie/get-in-touch/).


Members: 100 Euro, Non Members: 125 Euro

Payment can be made by credit card online (a link will be sent to you) or by cheque/postal order payable to Animation Skillnet.

Application Procedure:

Please apply by sending an email to: animationskillnet@gmail.com

Deadline for Applications:

Wednesday, 1st November.

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