WORKSHOP Price: €80,00 / 100,00 

3D Animation Taster

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Piazza dei Mestieri - Via Jacopo Durandi 13 
Thu, 26-10-2017, 9.00 - 18.00

Alex Williams

Head of Animation - Escape Studios

Master the art of avian locomotion!


What’s this all about?
This one-day taster course gives students an introduction to the art of 3D Animation, and giving a sense of what it’s like to work as a professional animator. We’ll take you through the animation process from start to finish, ending up with a finished movie file. You will learn how to animate a bird in flight, using live-action reference to produce realistic, believable animation.

What kind of software is involved?
You will work with Autodesk Maya and Adobe Premiere, and you’ll get a hands-on introduction to 3D Animation technique. By the end of the day you will have your own piece of animation uploaded to your YouTube channel.

What kind of animation does Escape Studios teach?
We teach 3D character and creature animation, with a strong focus on getting our students into paid employment in the rapidly expanding animation and visual effects industry.

Who is teaching it?
Alex Williams, head of animation at Escape Studios, will teach the workshop. Alex has worked on over 25 animated feature films, from “Who Framed Roger Rabbit?” to “Lion King”, The Iron Giant, Chronicles of Narnia and Harry Potter.