Characters Night @ VFS

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Theatre 105, Vancouver Film School (VFS) Animation Campus

151 West Cordova Street

Vancouver, BC V6B 1B2

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*** Due to event popularity, we ask all attendees to arrive early. Limited theatre seating is available. First come, first serve. Doors close at 6:15.


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Discover how your favorite mythical monsters, adorable animals, and courageous characters come to life for TV and film at Characters Night 2019, hosted by Ziva Dynamics and the Visual Effects Society of Vancouver.

This free evening will feature presentations by leading VFX studios and experts in Vancouver, covering every step of the creature workflow, including modeling, rigging/simulation, animation, and grooming. Everyone is welcome, including professionals, indie artists, and students from any school. Join us for an evening full of stunning character work.


Speakers and Topics:

  • Modeling The Christmas Chronicles by Method Studios - Stephen Garrad (Head of Studio)
  • Simulating the Game of Thrones Dragons by Scanline VFX – Mohsen Mousavi (VFX Supervisor)
  • Animating the Meg – Sue Rowe, VFX Supervisor on The Meg
  • Grooming Furry Creatures in A Dog's Way Home by Pixomondo – Prapanch Swamy (Senior CG Supervisor), Tristan Patrick (Asset Supervisor) and Nathan Breton (CFX Supervisor)

This event is free of cost and will include complimentary snacks and drinks.

Theatre seat capacity: 72 seats

Sponsored by Ziva Dynamics

Ziva Dynamics is changing the way 3D characters are brought to life for films, games, and interactive experiences. Their flagship software offering, Ziva VFX, empowers artists to replicate the effects of physics and simulate any soft-tissue material, including muscles, fat, and skin to create blockbuster-quality assets with ease. All characters featured in Characters Night were powered by Ziva VFX. For more information visit: zivadynamics.com/ziva-vfx

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Theatre 105, Vancouver Film School (VFS) Animation Campus

151 West Cordova Street

Vancouver, BC V6B 1B2

Canada

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