Marion Strunck

Interview Questions (8 common interview questions) Tell me a bit about yourself. Take control of this question and say what you want. Don’t go off topic. Why should you get this job.  What are your salary expectations?  Marion Strunck  Marion Strunck studied at the Animation School in Denmark for Three years. One of which she spent learning 2D…

Laura Livingstone – Visual Effects Producer

We had a Skype call from Laura Livingstone a visual effects producer from HERE, who works for Industrial Light and Magic (*screams*). She’s worked on a few films that I love such as Iron Man 2, Transformers: Dark of the Moon and Hansel and Gretel: Witch Hunters. Laura is a Senior Producer, someone who makes sure the artists have…

Curriculum Vitae

For this lecture we had to look at artists’ CVs and come up with a draft of our own! It’s important to have it in either a pdf or word document format as some companies use a system to pick out keywords and they can’t do this if your CV is an image. 30s on…

Websites

Tips for a clean and professional website: Have a logo Show showreel straight away if your best work is on it Nice font and title, not too big/small Don’t centre text unless it looks nice Make text searchable Clear name and menu Separate your portfolio if you have home/client work Think about negative space. Maybe…

Showreels

For this week’s Creative Enterprise class we had to research showreels and then pick three and explain why we like or don’t like them. The CG Bros on YouTube is a great channel where they display shorts as well as artists’ showreels. This Miguel Santana‘s 2016 compositing reel: It’s a really good showreel with work from…

Employability Introduction

Employability Market yourself with a: Showreel CV Cover Letter Web site Interview Blog Networking Showreel 2-3 mins long Best stuff first – quality over quantity Keep it simple Show that you are like the employers Always have it on you, internet free Modelling (include turntables and wireframe renders), animation (to and from idle) and breakdown…