Visual effects artists will show how they are using The Foundry’s cutting edge VFX software to create inspirational animation sequences. You will get a rare behind the scenes glimpse of the complex processes and techniques that go into high-end animation projects.
The Foundry is a world-leading innovator in visual effects software providing solutions for compositing, lighting, texture painting, stereo-3D, conforming and more. The company has established itself as a critical partner to major film studios and post production houses including ILM, Weta Digital, DreamWorks, Sony Pictures Imageworks, Framestore, Digital Domain, MPC and Rushes.
The Foundry’s products have been used to create breath-taking effects sequences on a wide range of features, animation, television projects and commercials. High profile examples include the 2012 Oscar® winners, HUGO (Best Visual Effects) and Rango (Best Animated Feature Film) as well as the EMMY award winning Boardwalk Empire.
UK Screen Association
The UK Screen Association is the trade association that represents and promotes the commercial interests of companies providing services to the Screen Industries – film, television and commercials. We are an independent, industry-funded body with a membership which comprises companies involved in post-production, visual effects, physical special effects, audio, cameras, lighting, equipment hire, freelance talent, outside broadcast and studios.
The Onion Training Sessions
The Onion Sessions are targeted at runners and juniors; peeling back the layers of the industry to provide insights into the workings of the industry. Ten sessions a year are held in central London. The sessions include inspirational speakers, panel discussions, workshops, basic sales skills etc.