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Spin Academy Presents “Discovering VFX” – A Journey Into The World of Visual Effects 

In the ever-evolving world of visual storytelling, the ability to create magic on screen has always been an art form like no other. We are delighted to unveil an exciting initiative that promises to ignite the imaginations of emerging talents worldwide. Introducing the Spin Academy program – “Discovering VFX.”

For those who have long harboured dreams or talent for visual effects but have felt daunted by the complexities or never had the opportunity to explore, “Discovering VFX” has been created to be a guiding light. The best part? It’s a golden opportunity that is entirely free!

This carefully curated program offers an exclusive entry into the realm of VFX, tailored for passionate individuals around the world without prior experience. Our goal was to upskill candidates from around the world who already were a part of the creative community- designers, illustrators, filmmakers and part-time creatives who would love to consider VFX as a career.

Guiding this transformative journey are the leaders of our Spin VFX Compositing department – Andrew Scott, Eric Doiron, Joanna Johnson, and Laura Combe. These seasoned experts unite to share their wisdom with a select group of aspiring artists worldwide, for an entire month.

So, what exactly can one expect from “Discovering VFX”?

  • 1. Unveiling the Magic: Dive into the fundamental concepts of visual effects, explore diverse aspects of VFX, and discover one’s passion for the craft
  • 2. Hands-On Experience: Engage in creative projects under expert mentorship, to build a strong base to step into the world of VFX.
  • 3. Mastery of the Tools: Get familiarized with cutting-edge VFX tools like Nuke and a robust introduction to essential VFX techniques.

Intrigued? We thought you might be! 

The world of visual effects is ever-expanding, and we can’t wait to welcome more passionate individuals into the fold. Click here to apply!

Stay tuned, stay inspired, and get ready to follow the selected applicants on their journey of visual magic like never before with Spin Academy’s “Discovering VFX.”

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