The specilization provides a full overview of Digital paint, rotoscoping, camera tracks, matchmoving, digital compositing and advanced compositing techniques used in the Visual Effects industry today. Along with this students learns advanced techniques to create and manipulate particles systems such as water, explosions, fire etc and other techniques needed to create fur, hair and matte paintings. An expansive course in which students can further choose to focus and develop their skills in niche areas. The only course in India to be deigned in consultation with the leading Visual effects supervisors and artists from around the world. Each module runs for 12 weeks.

Some of the classes include:

VE 101 Rotoscopying  
VE 102 Matchmoving 
VE 201 Digital Compositing-I 
VE 202 Digital Compositing- II 
VE 301 Visual Effects Particles-I 
VE 302 Visual Effects Particles- II

Other optional courses are offered in programing, pipeline design etc for those students who have some programming experience prior to Takshaa.

Takshaa prides itself on the quality of its students work. Please visit the Gallery to see samples of work for this department and other.

Other Information :

Department Directors

Shanmug Raja

Manu Ittina 

Student reel 2008

This edited compilation broadly represents student work from the year 2008. The work is from various semesters and meant to be indicative of the progress of students through the various modules and kind of work students can expect to do at Takshaa.

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