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Visual Effects Bootcamp: Bringing Feature Film Effects to Real-Time VR: Part 1

Martin La Land Romero  (VFX Artist, ILMxLAB)

Location: Room 3004, West Hall

Date: Monday, March 18

Time: 3:50 pm - 4:20 pm

Pass Type: All Access, GDC Conference + Summits, GDC Summits - Get your pass now!

Topic: Visual Arts

Format: Tutorial

Tutorials: Visual Effects Bootcamp

Vault Recording: Video

In part one of this two part VFX Bootcamp session, Martin La Land Romero will talk about how creating visual effects is about tricks and techniques to create a final output. He'll discuss how this is especially true when recreating effects from film in real-time. The presentation will show different techniques that were combined to closely match a stylized feature film in real-time VR.


Visual effects artists and other artists will get an overview of particles and materials techniques to successfully create film like effects in a real-time application.

Intended Audience

This talk is intended for all levels of visual effects. Environment and shading artists should also benefit from this talk.