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  1. Tracking in mocha (at 3:15)
  2. Compositing the skin and fake dripping blood (at 10:13)
  3. Compositing the cyborg bones (at 25:03)

In this tutorial you learn how to use After Effects to turn you arm into a cyborg arm. We use mocha AE (which is included in After Effects) to track the motion and perspective distortion of the arm and then do the compositing in After Effects.

Things to learn in this After Effects tutorial:

  • Learn how to track the movement of the skin and the bone below it independently of each other.
  • Learn why the first point makes your composite much more realistic.
  • Learn how to change your prespective and work in a stabilized and undistorted precomp (a.k.a. inverse tracking).
  • Learn how to identify cyborg arms hiding in your furniture.
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