Tutorial: Take Combination with mocha Pro & mocha AE
from Imagineer Systems
In this advanced mocha tutorial, Mary Poplin, shows how to create a seamless take combination from two hand held shots. Covers mocha planar tracking, stabilization, Insert Module and general workflow.
This common technique can be used to make one actor into a set of twins, to retime and combine performances, or to create the illusion of one continuous take. These invisible effect techniques have been used on hundreds of films including Birdman, Gone Girl and many more.
This tutorial assumes that you know the basics of mocha tracking and masking.
Covers three different mocha techniques: mocha Pro standalone compositing, NUKE compositing and Adobe After Effects compositing - with the bundled mocha for AE.