Maya Academy of Advanced Cinematics today (Sept. 14, 2005) that it will be conducting a seminar on careers in the animation industry on Sept. 17, at the Music Academy in Chennai, India, it was reported in India Infoline News.
Jesh Krishna Murthy, who is a renowned Hollywood animator, conduct the seminar. The Computer Graphic department of Maya Entertainment will also be showcasing MAAC involvement in visual and special effects, used in Ketan Mehtas latest film, The Rising.
Murthy will talk about his career in animation and vfx and will also showcase some of his work and explaini how these various effects were created. He will address the shortage of skilled animators in India and how people with a background in science, mathematics and programming can have a very productive career in this field.