Digital Storytelling: the narrative power of visual effects in film

Digital Storytelling: the narrative power of visual effects in film

Date: Wednesday 1st February 2012

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

Venue: EGO2 Auditorium, CoFA T.B.C.

Speakers: Dr Shilo McClean

What’s it all about:
Amazon link - Digital Storytelling: The Narrative Power of Visual Effects in Film [Paperback]Referencing her book, Digital Storytelling, author Shilo McClean will talk about the unique qualities that VFx bring to the storytelling craft in film. The session will cover the elements of storycraft and how visual effects work to create the storyworld using examples from live action, animation and games.

Cost: Free for Siggraph members. $5 cover charge for refreshments for guests and non-members.
(Attendees can sign up as a new member on the night. Annual Membership fees are $40 for professionals and $20 for students)

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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.

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Sydney ACM SIGGRAPH is dedicated to the generation and dissemination of information on computer graphics and interactive techniques. We are a membership organisation that values passion, integrity, excellence, volunteerism, and cross-disciplinary interaction in all of our activities.