Fire Nation's Newest Bender

After effects live action composite


My nephew Wirihana testing the fruits of his Fire-bending training.
Filmed hand held in HD on a Canon 60D at 50fps, Hand-held footage Motion tracked and stabilised in Mocha and After Effects CS6,
composited using standard AE plugin's, elements, Blender 3D for some of the fire including "smoke emitter",
Audio remastered in Soundtrack pro, colour corrected and graded in After Effects and final render pass in Final Cut pro.

Written by

Claude Rikihana

11 Feb 2013

Interests Kia ora creative whanau, I have always had a creative bone since I could remember, and after working menial jobs through out the years I finally decided to do a degree at Wintec's school of Media Arts.