Monster magnet meets flames…

Hi! Before we get started: Can you spot the difference? The sphere on the right is pushing the flame without touching it. How is this possible? Let’s look into it… In this video I’ll handle powerful magnets. Don’t let the big magnets bite you… There’ll also be a lot of flames. Don’t let fire play […]

Tailgate Fire! | Bic Flame Disk

does a Frisbee…work for a grill? we’ll find out here… it’s a quick review of the Bic Flamedisk. Stand by… Tailgate season I thought i’d try and do a little grilling here with something made for the tailgate I guess… This is called the Bic Flamedisk Portable Outdoor grill charcoal alternative for your grill. Good […]

Machine Learning – Part 5 – Human Body & Human Head Extraction – Flame 2020.2

Hi everyone, Grant for the Flame Learning Channel. With the Flame 2020.2 update… Two new machine learning models… have been introduced into the Flame products. So part 5 in the Machine Learning Series… Introduces Human Body Extraction… And Human Head Extraction. Both machine learning models… allow Flame to look at an image… And identify parts […]

Machine Learning – Part 1 – The Z-Depth Generator – Flame 2020

Hi everyone, Grant for the Flame Learning Channel. With the release of Flame 2020… A whole range of new technology… has been integrated into the Flame products. This is in the form of machine learning… Which uses trained artificial intelligence… to analyse an image and compute a variety data… That you could use for VFX […]

Animating with Expressions – P2 – Channel Hierarchy, Evaluation & Selection Order – Flame 2019.2

Hi everyone, Grant for the Flame Learning Channel. In part 1 on expression animation in Flame… We looked at animation channel relationships… As well as linking them through an expression. We also started covering basic expression syntax… Which included basic mathematics… such as addition, subtraction, multiplication and division. In part two, you’ll start expanding expressions […]

The Image Toolset – Part 7 – Extracting the Selective Matte – Flame 2020

Hi everyone, Grant for the Flame Learning Channel. In the Image toolset series… You’ve learnt how to isolate portions of your images with Selectives… For image processing. You can use a combination of Keyers, masks, 3D data… and even machine learning… to break up your image in the Flame 2020 products. Ultimately, you land up […]

Machine Learning – Part 4 – Sky Isolation & Extraction – Flame 2020.1

Hi everyone, Grant for the Flame Learning Channel. With the Flame 2020.1 update… Another type of machine learning… has been introduced into the Flame products. So in part 4 of the Machine Learning Series… You’ll learn how to extract the sky out of a shot. So Flame can look at an image… And using Machine […]

Additional Creativity with OFX – Flame 2020

Hi everyone, Grant for the Flame Learning Channel. With the arrival of Flame 2020… OFX support has been expanded in the Flame products… Enabling you to use other 3rd party creative tools… in addition to Neat Video. OpenFX works on both the Linux and Mac versions of the Flame products… and integrates seamlessly into your […]