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SPINVFX Team Attends Z-Brush Summit 2017

SPIN’s Visual Effects Supervisor/Partner Colin Davies and Concept Supervisor, Cesar Dacol JR attended Pixologic’s Z-Brush Summit 2017 this past weekend in Los Angeles, California.

The largest event for the ZBrush community, the Summit is a three-day event streamed live around the world for digital artists to connect from all segments of the industry. The days include presentations, workshops, portfolio reviews, a live sculpt-off and the ZBrush Awards.


From the left: Jaime Labelle (Pixologic), Richard Taylor (Weta Workshop), Cesar Dacol JR (SPINVFX), Paul Gaboury (Pixologic), Ofer Alon (Creator of ZBrush)

This year, Cesar participated in the live sculpt-off and was a part of portfolio reviews, mentoring aspiring ZBrush artists.

Colin and Cesar also presented SPIN’s work on Disney’s Descendants 2, in a live-streamed presentation, Design for Production. They spoke about the process, as well as showcased the designs and answered audience questions. Check out the full presentation below.

View the full presentation here

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Following the presentation, Colin and Cesar further discussed their career paths and Toronto’s deep roots in the VFX industry. Check out the full interview below.

View the full interview here

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Thank you for putting on a terrific event, Pixologic!


From left: John Wheaton (KNB EFX Group), Cesar Dacol JR (SPINVFX), David Grasso (KNB EFX Group), Colin Davies (SPINVFX)


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