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  • Lundi dernier, les étudiants de la concentration Jeu Vidéo du NAD  en partenariat avec des étudiants du DIM (Département d’informatique et de mathématique de l’UQAC) présentaient leur concept et leur prototype de jeu vidéo à un panel de juges de l’industrie.   Sous la supervision de Bruno Bouchard et Pierre Tousignant, les étudiants ont passé leur session […]
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  • May is almost upon us and it brings with it the third edition of the ELITE sessions. Presented by Centre NAD, these sessions taught by masters in video games, visual effects and animation will take place from May 21st to 31st. 13 master classes are already scheduled over the course of those two busy weeks. […]
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  • 28 speakers, 12 master classes and 100 hours of training later, we can finally say “Mission accomplished!” Thanks to our collaborators and partners for making ELITE 2012 a resounding success. In 10 days, we received nearly twice as many participants as we did in 2011, bringing the total count to nearly 300. Special thanks to […]
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  • VFX animation has a style all its own, which gets lesser attention than skill sets taught to most animators. In this master class, participants will learn ways to see their animation with a critical and realistic eye. Michael Beaulieu currently works at Sony Imageworks Vancouver as an Animation Supervisor. Michael trained at Sheridan College’s Classical […]
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  • This one -day workshop will introduce the advanced techniques of lighting created using the rendering tools of ChaosGroup V-Ray. The workshop covers base techniques of lighting, linear workflow, realistic shader creation and rendering optimization. It is designed for 3D artists, industrial designers and architects. Matt Guetta is a CG and 3D artist specialized in architectural […]
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  • Most people in the business have been either brainstorming or have taken part in « out-of-the-box » thinking sessions when building a Creative Vision. But the problem is, while some ideas stick many don’t. And then, once committed to these ideas, two nagging questions often rear up: are we moving forward on the right track? Will this […]
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