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VFX & Animation Pipelines

VFX & Animation Pipelines

Date: Wednesday 7th September 2016

Time: 7:00pm to approx 8:00pm

Venue: JMC Academy

Speaker: Aidan Sarsfield

Aidan joined Animal Logic’s film division in 1999 following a successful career as a freelance industrial designer and in-house product designer for fashion label ‘Mambo.’ Since that time, Aidan has spent over a decade supervising both film VFX and Animated Features.

Following the success of recent productions, his role has expanded to Head of Production Technology.
His list of credits include various TVC’s, Holy Smoke, 28 Weeks Later, Moulin Rouge!, Matrix: Reloaded, Happy Feet, Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga’Hoole and most recently The LEGO® Movie. As Head of Production Technology, Aidan is currently focused on the ongoing evolution of the Animal Logic VFX and Animation pipelines.

Cost: Free for Sydney ACM SIGGRAPH members in good financial standing. $5 cover charge for guests and non-members.

(Attendees can sign up as a new member on the night. Annual Membership fees are $50 for professionals and $25 for students)

RSVP: Seating is limited so RSVPing via Facebook is essential.

Probably best known for the annual SIGGRAPH International conference on computer graphics for film, televisions and new media industries, ACM SIGGRAPH also puts on a variety of programs year-round and worldwide to benefit the SIGGRAPH community. The event listed above is hosted by our local chapter and is free for all chapter members.