Topher Welsh
Topher Welsh is a post production artist working mainly in the fields of motion graphics and visual effects. He is a freelancer out of Tacoma, Washington, and also runs www.VisualFXtuts.com, which provides a daily fix of tutorials from any and all applications in the visual effects industry. His personal website is found here: www.Toe-Fur.com.
Tutorials
  • 3D & Motion Graphics
    The Independence Day Roundup!Thumb
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    In light of the USA's Independence Day, I put together a nice roundup of some cool fireworks shows, some flag tutorials and some free fonts!Read More…
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    The Massive End of 2010 Aetuts+ Tutorial RoundupThumb
    It has been an amazing past year, we have seen some real genius come from the writers here on Aetuts+, and well... it's been a great 2010. As we enter into a new year, I am going to be stepping back a little bit from my role as weekly roundup man, and instead just contribute from time to time when something merits a little "rounding up" :) I have loved writing for you guys every week, but with the new addition to my family, and life taking me by the armpits, 2011 is looking to be a bigger adventure than I could have imagined. I wish you all an amazing New Year, and I will see you around Aetuts+! In the meantime, enjoy the 90 top tutorials from the past year to recap on some of the goodness you may remember, and some you might have missed.Read More…
  • 3D & Motion Graphics
    Quick Tips and Hints Inside of After EffectsThumb
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    There are some things about After Effects that slip our minds every now and again. Little shortcuts that are able to shave off five seconds here, and a minute there, it can greatly incease your workflow and allow you to work smarter and faster. Some of these you might know, and you probably have some of your own to contribute, so let us know in the comments what your favorite tricks are in your workflow.Read More…
  • 3D & Motion Graphics
    16 Awesome Toys to Make Your Life a Little EasierThumb
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    With the holidays approaching, you are probably looking for some items to put on your wish list. Here are some really cool and helpful gadgets to help make your life a little easier!Read More…
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    The Top Logo Reveal Projects From VideoHiveThumb
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    There are some absolutely amazing motion artists over on our sister site, VideoHive.net that sometimes just don't get the recognition that they deserve. Well, we are going start showcasing some of the top projects available on the site, whether you want to use them for projects, or just buy them to learn from their techniques, there is something for everyone!Read More…
  • 3D & Motion Graphics
    18 Impressive Freelancer Demo ReelsRetina reel
    Were going to take a look today at some really impressive work by some not-so-well-known freelancers in our business. People just like these guys are the ones that keep our business fresh and keep setting the bar higher and higher for people like you and me, so check em out! If you want to be featured sometime... link yourself up in the comments!Read More…
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    33 Dandy Texture Packs All For YouThumb
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    The last texture pack roundup was such a huge hit, we decided sooner rather than later might be better to serve your texture appetite! Enjoy... and be careful, they're filling! :)Read More…
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    25 Great Typography Pieces, Trailers and Overall AwesomenessThumb
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    Its been a while since we had a typography roundup, so I was able to pull together some sweet music videos, commercials, film trailers about the printing and typography business and some other goodies!Read More…
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    19 Dazzling CG Artworks and Tutorials on Water - BAD 2010Blog action day 1 thumb water clean water 3d cg roundup vfx tutorial images
    This year Cgtuts+ is taking part in Blog Action Day to raise awareness about clean water and water conservation, and as such we have two great water-themed posts coming for you over the course of the day! To start us off, Topher Welsh has put together another awesome roundup of images and tutorials.Read More…
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    Blog Action Day 2010 Water Themed RoundupThumb
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    This year's Blog Action Day theme is water, so I have found some of the best tutorials for creating water-like looks in After Effects, as well as some cool videos that might quench your inspirational thirst!Read More…
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    Who's Who in the World of Design and VFX Studios IIThumb
    It's been a while since our last look at studios as a whole, and not just their demo reels. Look at their achievements, awards, how long they have been around, and you will learn quite a bit about who makes your films and television commercials. If you didn't see a specific studio in this roundup, look at my other articles on this same subject! Thanks! Read More…
  • 3D & Motion Graphics
    15 More Amazing Vehicles3d cg vfx modeling rendering lighting texturing vehicles cars thumb
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    Topher Welsh is back with another image collection! Here's what he has to say : "Time for another vehicles roundup! We got some amazing looking vehicle renders for you to check out... mostly cars, but some others are thrown in the mix. If you have any favorites that I've overlooked, please post them in the comments!"Read More…