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Unreal Engine 4 for Filmmaking Beginners Edition

Create CG Animation Inside Unreal Engine 4 for Beginners
(15 reviews)
105 students
Created by JSFILMZ Entertainment


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Platform: Udemy
Price: $11.99
Video: 1h 40m
Language: English
Next start: On Demand

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9.4 / 10

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9.9 / 10
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9.0 / 10
Video Score: 7.8 / 10
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So today i will share with you my very first paid course that i call Learn Unreal Engine 4 for Filmmaking Beginners Edition. This course is for you guys out there who are wanting to try unreal engine for the very first time. In 1 hour and 40 minutes you will go from installing unreal engine 4 to exporting your very first animation in unreal engine 4. This course is a 0 to hero meaning you will go from knowing nothing inside unreal engine to being able to export a cg animated movie. Some of the topics we will cover will be the epic marketplace,importing animations,retargeting animations,manipulating cg in blender and reimport it back to unreal,working with cameras,using the cinematic sequencer,working with hair groom assets,ray tracing,movie render queue i mean i can go on and on.I covered alot of stuff in this short course. And best of all, we will not be using any blueprints whatsoever. Lastly, i tried my best to only use free assets so you guys can follow along but I did purchase an animation to use for this tutorial to spice things up and I bought hair as well but dont worry i used free animations too. Like always, thank you all for the support and good luck with your unreal engine journey.

Introduction & Part 1:
1. Installing Unreal Engine 4.
2. Downloading Assets from the Marketplace
3. Creating a project
4. Loading downloaded assets to the project
5. Exporting FBX Files
6. Downloading Blender (free software)
7. Importing FBX in Blender then exporting back to Unreal Engine 4

Part 2:
1. Discussing the Skeleton System
2. Retargeting free Animations/fixing issues
3. Creating a cinematic sequencer
4. Loading animations in sequencer

Part 3
1. Adding cameras
2. Working with cameras
3. Purchasing hair asset [Optional]
4. Enabling Groom Plugin
5. Importing Hair asset

Part 4.
1. Working with Groom Hair Asset
2. More camera settings (manual focus,guides)
3. Loading paid animation [Optional]
4. Binding weapon to characters
5. More camera cuts more camera shake

Part 5.
1. Movie render queue
2. Enabling Raytracing
3. Looking at final video in Resolve [Optional]
4. Quick comparison of non-ray traced export vs ray traced.
5. The end.


• Computer that can run Unreal Engine 4 and Blender. NLE software that can import final movie.Operating System Windows 10 64-bit Processor Quad-core Intel or AMD, 2.5 GHz or faster Memory 8 GB RAM Video Card/Direct
• X Version Direct
• X 11 or Direct
• X 12 compatible graphics card

You will learn

✓ How to create CG animation inside Unreal Engine 4
✓ How to use Unreal Engine 4’s cinematic sequencer to make CG animation
✓ Installing Unreal Engine 4
✓ Downloading Assets from the Marketplace
✓ Importing FBX in Blender then exporting back to Unreal Engine 4
✓ Retargeting free Animations/fixing issues
✓ Adding and working with cameras
✓ Purchasing hair asset [Optional]
✓ Enabling Groom Plugin
✓ Working with Groom Hair Asset
✓ Binding weapon to characters
✓ Enabling and using Unreal Engine’s new Movie render queue

This course is for

• Beginner Unreal Engine 4 users
• Unreal Engine 4 students
• Animation students
• CG animators
• Virtual Production students
• VFX students
• Blender users

How much does the Unreal Engine 4 for Filmmaking Beginners Edition course cost? Is it worth it?

The course costs $11.99. And currently there is a 70% discount on the original price of the course, which was $39.99. So you save $28 if you enroll the course now.
The average price is $13.0 of 85 Unreal Engine courses. So this course is 8% cheaper than the average Unreal Engine course on Udemy.

Does the Unreal Engine 4 for Filmmaking Beginners Edition course have a money back guarantee or refund policy?

YES, Unreal Engine 4 for Filmmaking Beginners Edition has a 30-day money back guarantee. The 30-day refund policy is designed to allow students to study without risk.

Are there any SCHOLARSHIPS for this course?

Currently we could not find a scholarship for the Unreal Engine 4 for Filmmaking Beginners Edition course, but there is a $28 discount from the original price ($39.99). So the current price is just $11.99.

Who is the instructor? Is JSFILMZ Entertainment a SCAM or a TRUSTED instructor?

JSFILMZ Entertainment has created 1 courses that got 15 reviews which are generally positive. JSFILMZ Entertainment has taught 106 students and received a 4.4 average review out of 15 reviews. Depending on the information available, JSFILMZ Entertainment is a TRUSTED instructor.

More info about the instructor, JSFILMZ Entertainment

Youtube Content Creator
My name is Jae. I have a youtube channel called JSFILMZ where I have tutorials on Unreal Engine 4. I decided to start creating paid courses to teach people Unreal Engine 4 filmmaking since majority of tutorials online for Unreal are for creating video games. I truly believe Unreal is the future and I want to give people the head start by creating videos here.


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Platform: Udemy
Price: $11.99
Video: 1h 40m
Language: English
Next start: On Demand

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