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Is Your Demo Reel Ready for a Major Studio?

In our recent webinar, Animation Mentor Co-founder and Industrial Light & Magic Lead Animator Shawn Kelly took a little break from working on Avengers...

How I Got My Dream Job: A Q&A with Alumnus and Framestore Animator Usman Olomu

We caught up with Usman Olomu, Summer 2016 Animation Mentor graduate and now Framestore London animator! Usman shared some incredible advice for current animation...

Alvise Avati Talks Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 and Essential Creature Animation Advice for Students

At age 32, Alvise Avati decided to switch careers and become an animator. Now he has films like Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2,...

Yair Gutierrez: From Animation Mentor Student to Captain America Civil War Animator

Talk about a student success story! Animation Mentor alumnus Yair Gutierrez is killing it at Industrial Light & Magic, where he was a part...

ILM London's Chris Hurtt On Animating for Live Action vs. Animated Films

Ahoy! We wanted to get a better sense of the difference between working on fully animated films and live action film VFX, so naturally...

VFX Animation Workflow for a Live Action Movie

Long-time Tippett Studio animator and mentor, Brian Mendenhall, shares his tips on how you can avoid the hang-ups associated with your animation workflows. Although...

HOW TO: Light an Animation Sequence

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Your shot lit, rendered and ready to rock.

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