Nick Deboar

Nick Deboar has been working in the animation and VFX industry for over 11 years, specializing in Lighting and Surfacing. He just wrapped as a Lead Lighter on Lego: The Movie at Animal Logic, previously working on The Great Gatsby, Happy Feet 2 and Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga'Hoole.

Nick started with node based compositing with Shake, then moved to Nuke, which he has been using solidly for over 7 years.

Nick also spent a couple years tutoring at the University of South Australia in various animation and film courses.

In his spare time he writes Renderman shaders, Nuke Gizmos, takes photos and occasionally finds the time to direct his own work.

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Nuke Compositing for 3D Artists

Nick Deboar

Nuke compositing for 3D artists with Nick Deboar is the perfect course for anyone who produces or works with 3D renders. This includes Lighting Artists looking to composite their own shots, or compositors wanting more knowledge on dealing with 3D renders. Formerly “Compositing for Feature Animation”, the course has been updated to cover the latest features added in Nuke 8. This includes Deep Compositing (including example deep images in the OpenExr 2.0 format for students to experiment with). The course will cover common ...

Starts / Ends

22nd Sep 2014 - 2nd Nov 2014

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