NEW PROGRAM: Visual Effects Art and Design!
Tuesday, March 1, 2016
Vancouver, BC – March 1, 2016 – Want to work in VFX, CGI, or
special effects? Look no further. Visual College of Art & Design (VCAD) is
now offering a Visual Effects Art & Design program to those who wish to
pursue a career in the field.
comes to artistic talent, there’s definitely no shortage in Vancouver. Coined
as Hollywood North, British Columbia is the third largest production centre in
North America and houses almost 50 digital effects and animation studios
including Sony Pictures Imageworks and Industrial Light & Magic. As the
home to some of the largest special effects stages in the continent and largest
film stage in the world, British Columbia is the ideal location for those
wishing to pursue a career in television, film, or animation!
in visual effects can take you almost anywhere, from the big screen to the
small screen. VCAD’s Visual Effects Art & Design program focuses on providing
graduates with a solid foundation in the technical and artistic skills needed
to be successful in the visual effects, animation, and CGI industries.
fields, it is imperative that students gain the latest, most relevant hands-on
training they need to become successful, which is why VCAD is not only equipped
with state-of-the-art tools and technology, but also armed with a strong team
of acclaimed industry professionals who are experienced in the fields they
teach, making it one of the top art and design colleges in Vancouver.
Visual Effects Art & Design program deliver the high caliber training
students need in order to gain a competitive edge over other applicants. Upon
graduation, students will possess a strong foundation in 3D animation and
modeling techniques, digital sculpting, storyboarding, effects animation,
lighting and texture, and many other techniques, all of which will prepare them
for careers in a variety of CGI-based industries such as animation, post-production,
and special effects studios. Along with careers in visual effects, graduates
can also seek employment in game development companies, industrial design firms,
or software producers.
Classes are starting soon. For
more information on how you can get started at VCAD’s Visual Effects Art & Design program, fill out the form to your right.