Double Negative (D-Neg) Screens our Effects Technical Director (FXTD - Houdini) Program - We recently enjoyed a visit from our amazing associates at Double Negative Vancouver. Shaun Roth | Head of FX, Menno Dijkstra | FX Lead, and Shaina Wiarda | Production Assistant . Shifting to the screening … Read More
Effects Technical Director (FXTD) Program
Events relevant to our FXTD Program.
For their second project of the curriculum, our FXTD students step away from their workstations and learn about photographing proper reference images of their chosen project subjects. Two separate stations were setup by VFX Cinematographer, Mark Bénard and left to the experienced supervision of … Read More
For the final project of our Curriculum, our students take part in a cross program group project. Our FX TD's work together with our Compositors to create a sequence inspired by the film "San Andreas." This project's objective is to not only produce a visually appealing scene, but to also combines … Read More
For every new intake we invite an Alumni to come in and share their story with the students. This time we chose recent graduate Chucho Rubalcava to come and speak with our new FXTD's. Asides from great creative and technical skills, Chucho represents many of the valued personality traits that embody … Read More
This month we had the honour of hosting another Vancouver Houdini User Group (VHUG) meeting. Halloween is always a great time to visit Lost Boys. We provided drinks and snacks for a spooky good night! Niall Flinn, Head of FX at Method Studios MC'd the event introducing our main presenters, Rémi … Read More