360VR and Stereoscopic 3D in After Effects

360VR and Stereoscopic 3D in After Effects



In this tutorial series instructor Lee Lanier teach you everything you need to know about how to create 360VR videos in Adobe After Effects, and how to work with Stereoscopic 3D footage. 

You will learn how to set up your After Effects project for VR, masking and nesting, paint fixing techniques, stabilizing and motion tracking, using immersive plug-ins, working with Stereoscoping 3D and much more.

The After Effect project files and footage are available for download so that you can easily follow along.

About the instructor

Lee Lanier has created visual effects on numerous features films for Walt Disney Studios and PDI/DreamWorks. Lee is a world-renowned expert in the video effects field, and has written several popular high-end software books, and taught at the Gnomon School of Visual Effects in Hollywood.

Who is this course designed for?

  • After Effects users (no experience in After Effects is needed)
  • Video makers who want to build a career in VR

Lessons overview

  • Lesson 01: 360VR Overview
  • Lesson 02: Setting Up a VR Project
  • Lesson 03: Paint Fixing in VR
  • Lesson 04: Masking and Nesting VR Edits
  • Lesson 05: Applying Immersive Plugins
  • Lesson 06: Stabilizing VR
  • Lesson 07: Motion Tracking VR
  • Lesson 08: Converting a 3D Comp to VR
  • Lesson 09: Working with Stereoscopic 3D
  • Lesson 10: Stereoscopic 3D and 360VR
  • Lesson 11: Using a VR Headset

Software required

Adobe After Effects

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I worked on multiple  stereoscopic conversions for Marvel and Sony on AE back when AE didn’t have these VR/Stereo tools; the workflow we used was very complex and tedious.

Thank you for the tutorial!

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