Advanced 2016 Autodesk Smoke Training Course

Autodesk Smoke Training Course – Advanced 2016

Maryland, Virginia, Washington D.C., Virtually Online Live & On-Site

Advanced Autodesk Smoke Training Course Description:

Attend this Advanced Smoke training course to elevate your Smoke skills. Autodesk Smoke helps you increase your productivity by combining powerful effects tools with an easy-to-use timeline editing environment. Autodesk Smoke combines a finishing package and full editing package with a node-based compositor all in one. Smoke offers amazing features, including: 3D tracking, Matchbox Timeline FX, Sparks compatibility, ConnectFX node-based compositing, 3D text and geometry, 3D workflow with Maya, dynamic trimming, segment-based LUT editor, Blackmagic Design card and device support, and much more!

In ThinkB!G’s 2-day Advanced Autodesk Smoke training, students will use hands-on exercises to expand upon the Smoke foundation skills learned in our Introduction class. Topics such as advanced color correction, audio editing, and advanced 3D techniques will be explored.

Smoke Bootcamp Available:

ThinkB!G offers Smoke training in two ways to fit your busy schedule! You can take Intro by itself for 3 days and then Advanced for 2 days when you are ready OR you can complete both trainings at once in a 5-day bootcamp! You can register for whichever option suits your needs by clicking the “Dates To Register” tab above!

Prerequisites for Attending Advanced to Autodesk Smoke Training:

Students need to have completed our Smoke Introduction course or have working knowledge in all topics covered in the Introduction to Smoke course outline. Students must have a good working knowledge of computers, operating systems, using a mouse, keyboard, standard menus and commands. Students must be able to open, save, and close applications, files, as well as navigate to other folders.

Job Roles That Use Smoke:

Film & TV Editors
Video Editors
Motion Graphics Designers

Projects that Use Smoke:

Video Compositing
Editing & Post-Production
Visual and Audio Effects

Locations for Advanced to Autodesk Smoke Training:

In Person at ThinkB!G’s Office in Columbia, MD (next to the Columbia Mall)
Online Live from Anywhere
Private Custom Training On Site or at Your Location
Project Based Training On Site or at Your Location

Times for Advanced to Autodesk Smoke Training:

In Person & Online Live: 8:30AM-3:00PM ET / 5:30AM-12:00PM PT (30 Minute Lunch)
Private Custom & Project Based Training: Your preference
*Please click the Dates To Register tab above to see all dates & times available.*

Advanced Autodesk Smoke Training Course Includes:

Hands-On Training Led by Certified Instructors
Print and/or Digital Courseware
Certificate of Completion
Continental Breakfast Every Day (In Person Only)
Catered Gourmet Deli Lunch Every Day (In Person Only)
Unlimited Snacks and Refreshments (In Person Only)
Notebook & Pen (In Person Only)
Free Parking (In Person Only)

Software Versions:

ThinkB!G open enrollment classes are taught on the most current version of software whenever possible. To request a specific version, please Contact Us or call us at 301-362-2250.

Related Training and Certification Courses:

Autodesk Smoke Intro
Autodesk Smoke Bootcamp
Autodesk Maya Intro
Autodesk Maya Advanced
Adobe After Effects Intro
Adobe After Effects Advanced
Adobe Premiere Pro Intro
Adobe Premiere Pro Advanced

Advanced Autodesk Smoke Training – Advanced Outline

1. Working with Audio
Importing the Opening Scene
Refining the Production Audio
Using Audio Effects
Adding Music and Sound Effects
Setting Clip Levels
Mixing with the Audio Desk

2. Color Correction
Importing the Hallway Scene
Finishing Log-Encoded Media
Adding Color Correction Effects
Working in the Timeline
Working within the Color Corrector and Warper Editors
Applying Color Corrections as Gap Effects

3. Adding Titles
Adding Text Effects on the Timeline
Saving and Reusing Titles
Arranging and Styling Text

4. Exporting from Smoke
Preparing to Export
Exporting Your Project
Archiving Your Project


All course objectives and outlines are a guide for students.  To ensure student satisfaction, these course topics and order may be modified or added to ensure the latest information is covered to support real world use of the technology.

We have instructors ready to teach this class, but we do not currently offer it on our open enrollment schedule. If you are interested in this class, please fill out the form below and we will contact you shortly about your training options!