This tutorial will show you simple technique of how to create the fully 3D water reflections. We will track the footage and export the AE camera into 3DS Max, we will create the scene, lights, materials - all from scratch. The final compositing will be done in After Effects again. After watching this tutorial you will be able to create your own 3D reflections whenever needed. And not only for water surfaces. Enjoy!

Software: 3DS Max, After Effects
Plugins: Camera tracker, Frischluft DOF
Difficulty: Intermediate
Run time: 51 min

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