Tutorial by: Indie Film School
Indie Film School shows us the basics of importing 3D elements like the X-Wing shown above, into real world footage.
From the instructor:
In 7 SIMPLE STEPS this beginner / intermediate level tutorial will give you the techniques and knowledge needed to add full 3D elements to you movies! We teach you how to tracked camera footage in Adobe After Effects, then add, light and composite an model with the Element 3D plugin from videocopilot.net We breakdown the VFX process of placing a Star Wars X-Wing from our video “Kid Jedi” into our fully moving scene. There’s a great texture and lighting technique section so you know how exactly we made our digital magic happen!