A Glimpse of War by Jesse Pitela
For the love of the CV-22 Osprey, which I think just may be one of the coolest machines built by man, here’s my new showcase of visual effects – mainly focused on FX and compositing. Basically my FumeFX bootcamp. There are 17 VFX shots total and all smoke and fire simulations were made by me, apart from the 2 shots at 0:19 where I used stock muzzle flashes and dust. I’m responsible for the Osprey and SA-6 missile launcher 3D models, all other models are stock (though I re-did the texturing and materials on most all of them)
Software used includes Boujou (majority of the shots are 3D tracked), 3Ds Max, FumeFX, Vray and Scanline for rendering, After Effects for compositing, Premiere for editing. Music is licensed from audiojungle.
Drone for the aerial shots was piloted by Peter Agalos. Locations include Morro Bay and Templeton, California.
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