May 29, 2024  
Fitchburg State University 2016-2017 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
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COMM 3740 - Compositing and Visual Effects


3 cr. 3 hr. Offered every fourth semester.

This course delves into advanced visual effects and finishing techniques using modern acquisition and post-processing tools. Topics covered in class include matte generation and clean plate techniques, chroma key shooting and post-production, pre-visualization for effects shooting, rotoscoping and keyframing techniques and project workflow and management. Students will master a minimum level of competency with a range of advanced compositing applications, producing a final project of complexity and quality from pre-visualization through output to target medium.

Prerequisite(s): COMM 3520 , COMM 3521  or COMM 3710 .



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