"mocha Essential Training" with Steve Wright now available on lynda.com
21 October 2011

Master Trainer Steve Wright Delivers Comprehensive mocha Training on Industry’s Premier Training Resource; Emphasis on Roto for 3D Conversion Workflow GUILDFORD, UK(October X, 2011) -- Imagineer Systems (www.imagineersystems.com) today announced it has teamed up withlynda.com, an online training library that teaches computer tools and skills, to deliver ‘mocha Essential Training’ with Master Trainer, Steve Wright. Available immediately onlynda.com, ‘mocha Essential Training’ provides an in-depth tutorial series spanning multiple topics, including detailed demonstrations of the mocha/Nuke stereo 3D production pipeline. Led by Telly Award-winning master trainer, Steve Wright, ‘mocha Essential Training’ demonstrates multiple rotoscoping skills, including key framing strategies, shape breakdown techniques, shape transition methods, and many other tips to improve the rotoscoping skill set.mochaandmocha Proare Imagineer’s newest planar tracking, roto and removal tools that dramatically reduces the manual labor associated with visual effects and stereo conversion projects. “What’s unique about mymochatraining course on lynda.com is that it emphasizes rotoscoping skills, and also teaches how to use the Planar Tracker™ as a powerful roto assist to speed up production and improve quality,” said Steve Wright, master trainer and presenter of the lynda.com mocha Essential Training. “mocha has quickly become the rotoscoping tool of choice for stereo conversion so I have seen the demand for mocha training constantly increase. lynda.com is the perfect outlet for reaching mass audiences for mocha training.” mocha Essential Training on lynda.com: What It’s All About mochahas long been very popular as a tracking tool, but with the rising interest in stereo 3D conversion, its rotoscoping capabilities have become a favorite player in that pipeline, significantly contributing to its growth in the marketplace. mocha Essential Training with Steve Wright covers the basics of operating mocha, as well as advanced tracking and rotoscoping techniques. The course also covers the mocha/Nuke stereo 3D production pipeline in detail. Exercise files are included with the course with a premium membership to lynda.com. Topics covered in the course include: Understanding mocha preferences Drawing and editing splines Creating grids for tracking awkward surfaces Keyframing techniques for advanced rotoscoping Making stereo 3D conversions Stabilizing techniques for advanced tracking Duration: 5 Hours An introduction video describing the course can be viewed here: http://tinyurl.com/Essential-mocha mocha andmocha Prohave gained recent notoriety as a result of the significant impact the planar tracker has made in the production of the Oscar-winning sensation, The Black Swan, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Parts 1 and 2, and this summer’s comedy hit, Friends with Benefits. Additionally,mocha Prohas proven invaluable to customers at major post production and stereo conversion facilities around the world, and has greatly streamlined the stereo conversion pipelines on such 3D blockbuster sensations as The Green Lantern, Transformers 3D, and The Chronicles of Narnia; Voyage of the Dawn Treader. Pricing and Availability mocha Essential Trainingis available immediately for subscribers to lynda.com; monthly and annual memberships are available starting at $25.00 per month. For more information, please visit: http://tinyurl.com/lynda-mocha. About lynda.com lynda.com is an online subscription library that teaches the latest software tools and skills through premium instructional videos featuring recognized industry experts. Members have 24/7 access to comprehensive training in 3D, video, business, photography, web design, graphic design, and more to help people better understand and maximize their software. With over one million individual, corporate, academic and government subscribers, lynda.com has recently been ranked the 13th fastest-growing, privately-held education company in the U.S. by Inc. magazine. About Imagineer Systems Imagineer Systems Ltd innovates and markets next-generation visual effects solutions for film, video and broadcast post production markets. Imagineer Systems has made its mark on such marquee Hollywood blockbuster productions as Black Swan, Alice in Wonderland, Iron Man 2, Shutter Island, Invictus, G-Force and the Harry Potter series. Imagineer’s desktop product line consists ofmocha Pro™ - roto, planar tracking, compositing, and removal utility;mocha™ - planar tracking and roto utility for all VFX artists;mocha AE™ - a planar tracking and roto utility designed for After Effects and Final Cut Pro users. Imagineer Systems was founded in 2000 and its headquarters is located in Guildford, United Kingdom. For more information visit www.imagineersystems.com.

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