Become a VFX Artist

Go from beginner to advanced at creating high-end visual effects

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RedefineFX is changing the tutorial game.

Chaos GroupCreators of V-Ray & Phoenix FD
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RedefineFX is doing an absolutely outstanding job teaching all aspects of Phoenix FD

Svetlin NikolovLead Phoenix FD Developer, Chaos Group

RedefineFX is doing an amazing job bringing tyFlow to the masses

Tyson IbeleCreator of tyFlow

Jesse Pitela is our Phoenix FD hero! We highly encourage you to check out his RedefineFX YouTube channel.

Chaos GroupCreators of V-Ray & Phoenix FD

Phoenix FD Liquid FX Course

Go from rookie to PRO at setting up beautiful liquid sims.

“Just wanted to say thank you for the fantastic course. We just finished watching all parts today and it was brilliant. Learned a lot and we’ll try to recreate a couple of those great scenes to practice more and more. Looking forward to your upcoming new courses. Keep up the great work”

– Abdy Shamloo, Founder, asART. 3D and motion graphics based in Switzerland


Thanos Portal VFX Tutorial

“This is quite possibly the best tutorial for anything I have ever seen. No umms, no stutters, no mistakes and no BS. Please do more” – sculpta (taken from YouTube)

With over 600,000 views, this viral visual effects tutorial put us on the map. Clocking in at under 20 minutes, it’s clear that the days of 2-hour-long tutorials are over.

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We are a resource you can trust

RedefineFX is not only a Chaos Group Authorized Training Center, we are the first-ever, and only, institution that is officially certified to teach Phoenix FD. And that's a big deal.

Founded by an award-winning VFX Artist in Los Angeles, California

Based in the heart of the visual effects industry

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The Most Effective VFX Lessons

Concise, to-the-point, with a tangible result at the end of each lesson
Project-based Learning

You walk away with completed FX shots at the end of our courses.

Step-by-Step Guidance

Created with beginners in mind, we show you the entire process.

To-the-point Lessons

Our lessons are professionally edited. All the fluff, pauses, and redundant “over-explaining” is cut out. 

Project Files Included

If at any point you find yourself stuck, you can always open the instructor’s project file and look at the original settings. 

Bite-sized content

Most of the individual lessons are between 10-20 minutes, allowing you to make progress every day without getting overwhelmed

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High-level education at a fraction of college tuition

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Learn when you want, where you want, for as long as you want. Our courses are available online, 24/7.

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Our courses are available in full upon purchase, so you don’t have to wait 3 months for another “term” to open. 

What Our Students Are Saying

When I stumbled upon RedefineFX it was like a dream come true. I could start implementing what I learned in my work immediately and was able to wow my friends and take client work to that next level like I wanted to.

Genesis Williams3D Artist

I randomly came across Jesse’s tutorials and immediately knew I could do the work based on what he was showing. His straight to the point/relevant explanations are easy to follow. The client was amazed by the simulations and has led to more projects and better portfolio material. Thanks Jesse!

Jimm WagnerVFX Artist

Short, precise, and most importantly inspiring. Jesse's tutorials helped me understand how to setup simulations in an organized way but also how to combine them with particle textures to bring my work to the next level.

Andreas MassVFX Artist