Event Description:

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)
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Complimentary Appetizers & Drinks
Everyone welcome

Event Details:

Monday, September 23 @ 6:00pm

Theatre 105, Vancouver Film School (VFS) Animation Campus, 151 West Cordova Street, Vancouver, BC V6B 1B2 (MAP)

About VES:

The Visual Effects Society (VES) is a global professional honorary society and the entertainment industry's only organization representing the full breadth of visual effects practitioners including artists, technologists, model makers, educators, studio executives, supervisors, PR/marketing specialists and producers. VES’ over 3,700 members in more than 35 countries worldwide contribute to all areas of entertainment – film, television, commercials, animation, music videos, games and new media.