Source Filmmaker - Valve Developer Community
If you're a willing type then you could try to replicate the whole thing from scratch, make sure you have sfm beta content downloaded and you're. It is freely available to download from Steam (Windows Only). Best Mid-air Murder: Spy in the Sky; Biggest Massacre: TF2 Saxxy Awards – Biggest Best Meet The Team Homage: Meet the Fem Sniper; Best GMod Style Animation: The . Source Filmmaker is the movie-making tool built and used by Valve to make Meet The Scout ("Meet The Team" series), April 19, , Team.
Before the tools official release to the public, Team Fortress 2 used a watered down version of the tool called the Replay Editor. However, arbitrary camera angles were possible, like tracking the actions of other players in action at the time.
Replay incorporates the ability to upload completed videos to YouTube. Valve Release the first beta for the Filmmaker to coincide with the release of the Meet the Pyro short.
Valve provide Steam Workshop Access making it easier for those working in the Filmmaker to share content. This date marked a big change for the Source Filmmaker.
Meet the Spy
The Source Engine version will still exist and will hopefully continue to recieve updates. It differs from other movie making tools in that you can re-use assets and events from the game world in your productions, It merges the complete workflow of movie creation, editing, motion capture and post processing effects into one system.
Source Filmmaker boasts a what you see is what you get approach of movie creation and editing.
It doesnt require a render farm cluster, or very expensive compute processors, it functions well on a relatively modern PC. The 3D recordings you create in the Filmmaker can contain recorded gameplay, objects, cameras, lights, particles, animations, effects, and sounds as well as the motion information for how each element changes over time.
Users can harness three main user interfaces for making films with: The Clip Editor is used for recording, editing and arranging shots, which can contain recorded gameplay and user-placed assets. The Clip Editor also allows the user to place and arrange sound files and video filters.
The Motion Editor is used for motion adjustments over time, such as seamlessly grafting two animations together. November 17, - SFM Team We're approaching the culmination of another year filled with some really amazing Source Filmmaker videos! Today we're announcing the nominees for the Saxxy Awards, and there are entries that had us laughing, crying, and shouting in surprise and excitement.
So make some popcorn, grab a drink, and go watch the Saxxy Award nominees!
- Meet the Medic Map - Prop Pack
- Congratulations to the winners of the Seventh Annual Saxxy Awards!
Once you've watched the nominees, and rewatched your favorites, remember that there are many more entries available that may still end up on your personal favorites list. And don't forget to come back tomorrow and find which of your favorites were chosen as winners!
That time when all the Saxxy Awards entries have been submitted, and we can watch videos all day long instead of working.
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More importantly, so can you! Upvote the ones you enjoy, downvote the ones you don't, and just as importantly, downvote the ones that have violated the Saxxy Awards contest rules. For those who have submitted entries to the Saxxy Awards, please make sure that your videos are marked public, tagged with the appropriate categories, are free of advertisements, cards or annotations, and that you've attributed the creators of any music or other assets you've used, and received permission for their use.
Nominees will be announced on Thursday, November 17th, and winners on Friday, November 18th. Until then - go vote!