PacktLib: Blender Compositing and Post Processing

Blender Compositing and Post Processing

Credits

About the Author

Acknowledgments

About the Reviewers

www.PacktPub.com

Preface

Blender Compositing – Overview

Understanding CG compositing

Getting started

Summary

Working with Blender Compositor

Architecture

Getting familiar with the compositing user interface

Color management and linear workspace

Handy shortcuts for Blender Compositor

Summary

Working with Input and Output Nodes

How to import or export from a compositor?

Summary

Image Manipulation Techniques

Understanding image manipulation

Summary

Beyond Grading

Kudos

Relighting

The Fresnel effect

Depth of Field

Optical distortions

Motion blur

Texture mapping

Organizing

Summary

Alpha Sports

What is an Alpha channel?

Alpha modes in Blender

Visualizing alpha in Blender

Significance of alpha in the layering concept

Layering in Blender with the alpha channel

Generating mattes using the ID Mask node

Inverting values

Keying

Summary

Index