• Two-Week Compositing Online Taster

Compositing for Visual Effects – Online Taster

Why take this course?

  • Get a hands-on insight into our compositing course and how we teach VFX online
  • Sample life as a VFX Compositor
  • Complete a production grade shot from “Dr Who”
  • Be introduced to the industry’s standard compositing tool, NUKE
  • Rebuild an entire scene from scratch
  • Be introduced to rotoscoping, grading and keying techniques
  • Work with matte paintings, 3D geometry, live action plates featuring actors and smoke elements
  • Want to know more? Sign up here to watch our live classroom demo

What this course gives you

  • Access to Escape’s unique online learning platform
  • Q&A support if you need it
  • Access to our online community and classroom wall
  • Feedback from a tutor on your assignment in week two
  • A brief overview of some techniques and processes from our Compositing course
  • Free access to a NUKE licence for two weeks
  • Can't choose between Compositing for Visual Effects and 3D for Visual Effects? Try both

Course details

Two Weeks
Start Dates:
  • October 6th 2014
  • November 3rd 2014
For more details, please read our Terms & Conditions below:

Are you a natural visual effects Compositor?


Find out on our two-week online taster course where you’ll be introduced to professional compositing techniques as well as the industry’s standard tool, NUKE. The role of a Compositor is essential in creating of flawless visual effects, and is a department that needs talented and creative people like you.

This course is perfect...

  • For getting a taste of how we teach VFX online
  • To find out more about the art of illusion - compositing for visual effects
  • To see if learning online is right for you
  • To sample the role of a professional compositor

Who is this course for?

  • Beginners or more experienced artists - this course adapts to suit all levels
  • Anyone who wants to find out more about the art of compositing
  • Anyone who is thinking of taking a course with us and would like to try it first
  • Busy professionals who need a course that fits with their schedule

Want to know more?
Get in touch with our Admissions Team

*Please note this course requires access to a 64 bit operating system

Success stories

Open Days

Open days

Our Open Days often feature guest industry speakers, so you can get a real insight into what life is like as a VFX Artist. Watch this space for more information on when our next industry guest will be joining us and also when our next Open Days will be taking place. If you'd prefer a more personal experience, you can also attend our studios for a 1-2-1 meeting with a member of our admissions team, just click here to Book a 1-2-1 session.

Join us at our London campus to:

  • Learn about the specialised jobs in VFX and Compositing
  • Understand the course options which suit you
  • Be a fly-on-the-wall in one of our classroom courses
  • Review successful student reels
  • Understand what skills you need to become studio-ready
  • Learn about student perks and soak up the atmosphere


Online Virtual Learning Environment Tour

If you are thinking about studying Visual Effects online, then why not arrange for an Online VLE (Virtual Learning Environment) Tour?

The purpose of the Online VLE Video Tour is to demonstrate how students use our Unique VLE system to study 3D or Compositing for VFX online. If this is something you're interested in, fill out the form to the right and select 'Online Virtual Tour' and then 'Online Tour - any date' and we'll be in touch with a link to our Online VLE Tour video.

Please email admissions@escapestudios.com if you need more information about our Open Days or Online Tours.