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Courses

Our project-focussed courses are suited to all levels from foundation to advanced and cover a wide range of topics from Concept Design to Shot Lighting.
  • CAVE

    Creating Digital Studio Look Development Environments 1001

    This on-demand course will teach you how to create digital studio look development environments for props, characters and vehicles, all based on real-world reference.
  • CAVE

    Onset Data Acquisition 1001

    This on-demand course will teach you the skills to acquire industry-standard data for Visual Effects, Feature Animation and Games.
  • OWT

    Character Modelling for Feature Animation 1001

    This on-demand course will introduce you to character modelling techniques to create a production-ready asset for Feature Animation.
  • CAVE

    Real-Time Automotive Rendering 1001

    This on-demand course will introduce you to the power of the Unreal Engine. Through a series of practical lessons, we’ll give you an understanding of how to prep your asset, create materials, set up your lighting, and create a photorealistic cinematic.

Through a balance of the creative and the technical, we inspire to create thinkers and problem solvers - not just button pushers.

Featured programme

Modelling Props for VFX 2023

Learn the essentials of Modelling to create a photoreal hero prop asset for VFX.
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Upcoming Events

Check out our upcoming Dailies, Webinars and Connection Programme sessions.
  • Webinar

    Those who can, do; those who can’t, teach

    Starts on 08.02.2023, at 10:00 BST

    Guest Speakers: TBA
  • Daily

    Dailies 00055: MPFVFX 1001

    Starts on 10.02.2023, at 10:00 BST

    Guest reviewer: TBA
  • Webinar

    How to Make Your Work Stand Out

    Starts on 15.02.2023, at 10:00 BST

    Guest Speaker: TBA
  • Daily

    Dailies 00056: MPFVFX 1002

    Starts on 17.02.2023, at 10:00 BST

    Guest reviewer: TBA
  • Webinar

    Art and AI

    Starts on 22.02.2023, at 10:00 BST

    Guest Speaker: TBA
  • Daily

    Dailies 00057: MPFVFX 1003

    Starts on 24.02.2023, at 10:00 BST

    Guest reviewer: TBA
  • Webinar

    The Art of Feedback

    Starts on 01.03.2023, at 10:00 BST

    Guest Speakers: TBA
  • Daily

    Dailies 00058: MPFVFX 1004

    Starts on 03.03.2023, at 10:00 BST

    Guest reviewer: TBA

Wiki

Documentation on workflows, pipeline and tools

Prepping Onset Texture and Look Development Stills Photography

CAVE Model Scale and World Coordinates

Creating a HDRI Light Map in ACES

News

Get regular news, updates, tips, tricks and more.

CAVE Programmes 2023

Looking for live and online structured training? Check out our programmes for 2023 here.

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