FXPHD – BKD234 Background Fundamentals
Title: FXPHD – BKD234 Background Fundamentals
Background Fundamentals is our bonus general curriculum course at fxphd. It is a TV-style program which forms the foundation of our curriculum at fxphd. The class covers a wide variety of topics which apply across all applications and is a favorite of our members.
This course is the Background Fundamentals series which originally ran during our October 2014 term.
Mike chats with ScitTech award winner Dr Mark Sagar about his research – BabyX.
Mike chats with senior compositor Alex Fry about Nuke Studio and more.
Mike talks about behavioral economics, habit forming and habit changing and how that relates to our industry.
A look at the Pixar’s render farm technology: Tractor 2.0
Mike talks to Nina Harding about how to negotiate and deal with clients.
Rendering: Religious Wars.
The science of Interstellar.
Mike hosts a business panel discussion with 4 successful industry leaders in China at SIGGRAPH Asia 2014.
Mike talks to Michela Ledwidge about her ACO Virtual project at Siggraph Asia 2014.
A few book recommendations for both the techy and fun side of visual effects, and Weta celebrates it’s 20th year in creating spectacular effects.