Tuesday, January 12, 2010

Saturday, January 9, 2010

Two new awesome teachers that are here this winter 2010 quarter!

Sunil Thankamushy
who was the Animation Director for Spark Unlimited Inc, a video game studio based in California, USA. He has worked on games such as Call of Duty, Finest Hour, Medal of Honor, The Lost World Jurassic Park. His Career started with Steven Spielberg's Dreamworks Studios hiring him to work as an animator in their Games Division where he went on to lead the Team in MEDAL OF HONOR. After several years at Dreamworks and then Electronic Arts, in summer 2002 Sunil co-founded Spark Unlimited INC, where He was the animation director on
“Call of Duty: Finest Hour” (2004), was a WW2-themed first person shooter. Turning Point: Fall of Liberty (2006)and Legendary. He is the Founder/CEO of DEEPBLUE Worlds Inc, online virtual world's studio based in California, USA. He'll be teaching 3d animation and character rigging on Fridays!

Jim Busike, character modeler who has worked at High Moon, on Darkwatch 2, and Bourne Identity , Several of the Final four games as well as JetX20 PS2!. He'll be teaching 3d animation studio as well as Animation Portfolio Production.

Friday, January 8, 2010

Todd Ammons-Visiting Artist video

Hey folks, If you missed Todd Ammons lecture. Here it is. Todd was an artist at Disney for 9 years, a game animator at Heavy Iron, and Insomniac games on great games, like Resistance, Ratchet and Clank, Sponge Bob, and the Wall-e.

Todd Ammons Animation Supervisor speaks at Art Institute Inland Empire from santosh oommen on Vimeo.