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Create Your Own Hollywood Special Effects

  • Ages 13 - 17
  • Animation
    • Experience
  • Online

With huge demand for new special effects-rich content from Netflix, Amazon Prime and Disney+, this super fun and informative Experience could be your first step into an amazing career in the visual effects industry.

In this Experience, you will see how to use your own phone as the camera to compose scenes and capture video. You will then learn how to apply Hollywood-style visual effects using Adobe After Effects that turn mobile footage into impressive clips guaranteed to blow your friends’ minds.

Our special effects-savvy tutor will show how to create the illusions of instant teleportation, blazing fireballs, walkthrough walls and so much more!

Demand for this type of visual effects content and the rapid advancement of technology has made these techniques available to everyone and created an industry with a spectacular future. Want to get involved?

FireTech Experiences are a new series of short, high interest, fun and engaging tech demonstrations and talks. These are delivered in webinar style, using Zoom, with the main expert tutor showcasing a new interesting aspect of technology and learning. Apart from Zoom, no other downloads are required.

Create Your Own Hollywood Special Effects

Available in these formats:

  • Short Experiences
    Short Experiences

    Short single-session events lasting one hour. Great as bite-sized tasters to explore something new or as standalone events on a particular topic!