Nuke

important

After Nuke starts it will automatically Apply All Settings for you. If you are sure the settings are wrong just contact your supervisor and he will set them correctly for you in project database.

Pype global tools

Nuke specific tools

Set Frame Ranges

Use this feature in case you are not sure the frame range is correct.

Result
  • setting Frame Range in script settings
  • setting Frame Range in viewers (timeline)

Set Frame Ranges

Set Frame Ranges Timeline

  1. limiting to Frame Range without handles
  2. Input handle on start
  3. Output handle on end

Set Resolution

This menu item will set correct resolution format for you defined by your production.

Result
  • creates new item in formats with project name
  • sets the new format as used

Set Resolution

Set Colorspace

This menu item will set correct Colorspace definitions for you. All has to be configured by your production (Project coordinator).

Result
  • set Colorspace in your script settings
  • set preview LUT to your viewers

Set Colorspace

Apply All Settings

It is usually enough if you once per while use this option just to make yourself sure the workfile is having set correct properties.

Result
  • set Frame Ranges
  • set Colorspace
  • set Resolution

Apply All Settings

Build First Work File

This tool will create your first version of workfile and save it to correct folder with correct file name convention. It will look into database and get all last versions of available subsets.

Build First Work File

Result
  • adds all last versions of subsets (rendered image sequences) as read nodes
  • adds available color transformations under Read nodes
  • adds publishable write node as renderMain subset

Set Frame Ranges Timeline

Orange arrow is pointing at Lut groups.