Introduction to CG Tools and Techniques
22.07.2020 - 30.09.2020
This FREE taster course will introduce some of the primary applications used in the VFX, animation and games industry.
Unleashing Unity for Real-time Animated Storytelling
Brought to you in collaboration with Unity and VES London, this FREE course will introduce you to the power of Unity for creating real-time animated stories.
Introduction to CG and VFX
16.09.2020 - 23.09.2020
This FREE foundation level course will give you an overview of the different stages of a CG and VFX production pipeline, and outline what artists and technicians do at each stage in today’s global filmmaking industry.
Face, FACS, & Beyond
11.01.2021 - 21.02.2021
This course will introduce you to the science and theory of facial expressions.
Environment Concept Design
18.01.2021 - 21.03.2021
This course will teach you how to take a client brief and create an environment concept using 3D and 2D techniques which delivers on every level.
Onset Data Acquisition
18.01.2021 - 30.03.2021
This course will teach you the skills to acquire industry-standard data for Visual Effects, Feature Animation and Games.
Introduction to Hard Surface Modelling
01.02.2021 - 28.03.2021
This beginner-level course will introduce you to hard surface modelling techniques to create a production-ready asset.
08.02.2021 - 14.03.2021
In this course, we will explore how a real-world camera sees the world. By having a greater understanding of cameras, lenses and photography, you’ll have the knowledge to create photorealistic images for VFX, Games or Real-Time projects.
12.02.2021 - 25.03.2021
This course will introduce you to what it takes to be a VFX Producer, from coordinating to managing projects.
22.02.2021 - 18.04.2021
Learn how to create an industry-standard realistic character sculpt, and retopologised model with UVs.
Introduction to Unreal
01.03.2021 - 25.04.2021
This course will introduce you to the power of the Unreal Engine. Through a series of practical lessons, we’ll give you an understanding of the interface and the mechanics of the application, how to create materials, set up your lighting, and author your projects.
Photoreal Compositing using Nuke
03.05.2021 - 15.08.2021
Learn a range of established high-end techniques in photoreal VFX compositing, using Foundry Nuke.
Prep and Roto
02.08.2021 - 04.10.2021
Learn a range of prep, paint and rig removal techniques to match the standard of work seen in blockbuster film and TV productions.
Acting for Animators
Enhance your skills in creature/monster animation from learning how to be one.
This one-day course will cover the fundamentals of anatomy. We’ll study the body from the inside out and then take a look at anatomy in action.