This month I decided to show you some tips and tricks that will help you working with Nuke. So let’s start with a question I got yesterday pointed on the creation of a ramp: 1. How can I make a 2 colored ramp ? The answer is easy but a little bit weird. Instead of using the Ramp node, that is located under the Draw menu, you simply use a Bezier. Draw a bezier mask around your image and jump to the color tap inside the Bezier node. There you see the ramp pulldown menu, and you would choose linear….
So welcome to my first tutorial on Nuke. I hope I can continue this monthly, so that you will check this site regularly! Why have I chosen Nuke and why the Reconcile 3D node for my first tutorial ?? Well this is pretty easy to explain. Nuke is my favorite compositing tool, first because of its speed and flexibility, and second because it rocks on my macbookpro! The reconcile 3D node was chosen, because it saved me so much time, that I spent in Shake tracking objects even though I had a 3d camera. (more…)