ADVFX PLUS - Advanced Program in Visual Effects

ADVFX Plus is an advanced level VFX course that helps you learn not only the basics, but also the advanced techniques of VFX artistry. Get the opportunity to use the latest tools and technologies and get a thorough insight into the new-age production workflow!

Be the VFX artist who makes an ordinary movie or scene extraordinary with unparalleled visual effects!


Visual effects nowadays play an important role in feature films, television programs, animation, video games, commercials and almost all forms of entertainment. Were you fascinated by the visual effects in Oscar-nominated Hollywood films such as Blade Runner 2049, Guardians or Galaxy Vol 2, Long: Skull Island, Star Wars: The Last Jedi, War for the Planet of the Apes?

ADVFX Plus is a career course designed to provide you with all the basic and advanced skills needed to be a successful VFX artist. This course with visual effects covers topics ranging from the basic principles of 3D filmmaking such as pre-production and storyboarding to topics at the level of moving images, digital design and editing.

This much-needed course helps you improve your skills and meet industry requirements. At MAAC MAYUR VIHAR we offer a studio-like environment for practical training sessions that help you gain the same experience as a professional VFX artist.


Course Content

  • Pre-production
  • Storyboarding
  • Cinematography
  • Concepts of filmmaking
  • Stop-motion
  • Digital design
  • Compositing
  • Sound editing
  • Concepts of non-linear editing
  • Modeling & texturing
  • Lighting & rendering
  • Particle & dynamics
  • Character setup & skinning
  • Character animation

Course Specialization

Modeling & Texturing course content

  • Art & technical aesthetics
  • Stylised character
  • Realistic character
  • Low poly character for games
  • Digital sculpting
  • Inorganic modelling

    Lighting course content

  • Fundamentals of lighting, design & colour theory
  • Lighting environments
  • CG Lighting and use of shader
  • Mental ray shaders
  • Production tips & tricks

    Animation course content

  • Animation foundation
  • Basic performance animation
  • Character animation & body dynamics
  • Advanced performance animation

Software covered

  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Autodesk 3ds Max
  • Autodesk Audition
  • Adobe Premiere
  • Adobe After Effects

Career options

  • Design visualisation artist
  • Lighting artist
  • Animator
  • Rigging artist
  • Motion graphic artist
  • Digital designer
  • Modeling artist