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Category: Education and Training
We all know at least one person where we scratch our heads and wonder beyond amazement, “How on earth did they land that job?”
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Canadian online educational institution offering entry-level and advanced programs for the animation, visual effects and video game industries receives its official accreditation from the accrediting body of British Columbia.
Since you are likely not born into royalty or a standard of living that affords you the ability to do what you please, do you work because you love to, have to or just because there is no other way you know to exist?
Fred Patten explores Disney Legend Floyd Norman’s colorful and informative history of working at the legendary studio.
If you think you’ve got what it takes to succeed in your job-think again. It might not matter how good you think or know you are, but what if your boss hasn’t a clue?
Autodesk announces the availability of Media & Entertainment support and learning content for its 2014 product line under Creative Commons licensing.
Researchers from MIT’s Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Lab present the latest advancements in 3D printing at SIGGRAPH 2013.
Rising Sun Pictures and Flinders University announce the completion of their inaugural intensive ten-week training program in visual effects where students bolster their skills in rotoscoping, camera tracking, match-moving and compositing.
Three Stooges leader Moe Howard’s autobiography re-released under the title “I Stooged to Conquer” with a new foreword by Moe’s daughter, Joan Howard Maurer, and newly restored photographs.
Get a taste of what some of the industry’s leading technology developers have on tap for SIGGRAPH 2013, including product announcements and demonstrations, Exhibitor Tech Talks and User Group meetings.
Program Director Nicolás Villarreal shares his insights on the school’s new visual development degree program as well as the challenges of helping students become working professionals.
The SIGGRAPH Asia 2013 Student Volunteers Program seeks reliable, independent and enthusiastic students who are keen to be among the industry leaders and professionals of the next generation.
Sixth annual game art design competition awards scholarship and provides opportunity for student designer to work on successful SOE titles.
The Toronto ACM SIGGRAPH Professional Chapter announces its website launch and debut screening of the SIGGRAPH 2012 Computer Animation Festival Electronic Theater Program.
PipelineFX’s new Burst License Program allows education customers to double current license capacity two a year for no additional cost.
The Science and Technology Council of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announces the selection of five students to participate in its 2013 summer internship program, with placements at the Tech Council, Dolby Laboratories, Pixar Animation Studios and Walt Disney Animation Studios.
Cape Town-based animation training institution The Animation School represents South Africa at the 2013 annual Annecy Festival, with Michael Hlatswayo, one of the school’s top three performing students, selected to attend the event.