A Good Eye Trace in a Game Cinematic Trailer

A Good Eye Trace in a Game Cinematic Trailer

Eye Trace is an editing technique so important to good filmmaking and cinematic trailer editing. Eye trace refers to being aware of where the audience's eyes are focused so that their gaze does not have to bounce around to a new spot when you transition to a new shot.

How to create your MetaHumans with motion capture

How to create your MetaHumans with motion capture

If you are tending to create MetaHumans with motion capture but don’t know how to begin, you’ve come to the right place.

Backstory Is Not Appropriate for a Game Trailer

Backstory Is Not Appropriate for a Game Trailer

The story in a game trailer is our absolute favorite to make, especially when there's dialogue to edit. These are what we refer to as "Lore Dump trailers," in which the whole clip is spent describing mostly events from the game's past. Simply put, there's a lot of setup and backstory.

The top ten free 3D apps for a 3D animation studio

The top ten free 3D apps for a 3D animation studio

You won't be constrained to where your desktop is set up if you use one of the best free 3D apps for a 3D animation studio, and you won't have to pay the exorbitant costs of more serious software if you use one of the best free 3D apps. There are currently a surprising amount of programs that are truly useful for 3D modeling, and many of them are completely free.

Why Should a Game Trailer Convey Emotions before Information?

Why Should a Game Trailer Convey Emotions before Information?

There are game trailers that provide bullet points such as the number of modes, game mechanics, and amount of content, all of which are intercut with game footage. Other trailers, on the other hand, tell a tale and elicit emotions such as laughter, excitement, anxiety, curiosity, amazement, fear, and more.

Top 9 Mistakes You Are Making with Indie Game Trailers

Top 9 Mistakes You Are Making with Indie Game Trailers

Here are the top nine "mistakes" that we see in the game trailers. Hopefully, you can use this as a guide to improve your trailers and check your work! These are arranged roughly from easiest to most difficult to repair.

Learn More about Motion Capture: The Science and the Art

Learn More about Motion Capture: The Science and the Art

Cinema is a constantly changing environment. Certain technological advancements (including Motion Capture) have opened endless avenues for filmmakers throughout history.

FAQ about Unreal Engine - Is It A Good Idea To Use UE Only For Animations?

FAQs about Unreal Engine – Is It A Good Idea To Use UE For Animations?

Epic Games, for example, used Unreal Engine to make animation projects in 2015. It wasn't until he developed a preschool animated series.

Motion Capture for Games: Planning and Direction (Part 3)

Motion Capture for Games: Planning and Direction (Part 3)

For certain sorts of games, motion capture is an excellent method for developing animation. If you learn how to use a tool or piece of software effectively, it can make your life easier and create wonderful results, but if you try to wing it, you'll likely waste time and money and end up with nothing worthwhile.

Motion Capture for Games: Planning and Direction (Part 2)

Motion Capture for Games: Planning and Direction (Part 2)

Motion capture is an excellent method for animating specific types of games. If you learn how to use it properly, like any tool or piece of software, it may make your life easier and create wonderful results, but if you try to wing it, you'll likely waste time and money and end up with nothing helpful.