Gnomon School and VES Host Ratatouille Effects Supervisor at Free Event
Category: Student/School News
Hollywood, Calif. - Gnomon School of Visual Effects and the VES presents: Ratatouille: Shot-Breakdown Series with special guest Apurva Shah, effects supervisor for Ratatouille, on Thursday, November 15, between 6:00pm and 9:00pm
Professionals are invited to join Gnomon School of Visual Effects and the VES in welcoming Apurva Shah, effects supervisor at Pixar Animation Studios. Apurva will give an in-depth discussion on the creation of the visual effects magic used in one of this yearâ€™s biggest animated features, Ratatouille.
About the presentation: Creating visual effects for feature animated films poses some interesting challenges. This is especially true if they are tightly coupled to the story and performances, as is the case with the cooking in Ratatouille. Apurva will describe what some of these challenges were and how the effects team addressed them. In the process he will also describe some of the technical underpinnings of Pixarâ€™s effects pipeline and shot specific techniques.
DATE: Thursday, November 15, 2007
MEET & GREET: 6:00PM
PRESENTATION: 7:00PM to 9:00PM
PLACE: Gnomon School of Visual Effects - Stage 15 1015 N. Cahuenga Blvd. Hollywood, CA 90038
FEES: This event is FREE of charge!