Senior Lecturers Justin Greetham & Andrew Collins travelled down from to London with 39 students to get a unique insight into the workings of number of London based studio’s. During the course of the day there were opportunities to get a better understanding of what it is like to live and work in animation & vfx in the UK's capital city.
On the bus heading down to London
With Gabriela Mursch on our way to London
Our visit to MPC studio's
Recruiters from MPC sharing their latest showreel
Questions session in the MPC cinema
Just before the tour and talk at Cinesite
At the close of a very eventfull studio tours day
With the Chinese students at Pizza Express on Great Portland Street
Anyone for pizza ?
In Soho square waiting for our first studio tour ..
With Audan Ase and Heather Gretton in Soho Square
Drew Collins and Mikhail Gubkin in Soho Square
Say 'cheese' ..
Loving the sunshine in Soho square
Outside Framestore - Noel Street
Drew Collins and the graduating cohort of 2014
Post pizza smiles ..
Tiffany Hall, Heather Gretton and students eating dessert
The Malasyian connection ..
Working with the team behind the seminal film Terminator 2, Justin couldn't have asked for a better introduction into the then fledging computer graphics industry in London during the early 1990's. Based at the Computer FIlm Company and then later at the Neville Body Research Studio together with the team at 'Lost In Space' he contributed to a range of award winning projects for film, television and new media that included clients such as the Rolling Stones, Disney, Industrial Light & Magic, Pixar, Passion Pictures, Saatchi & Saatchi, The Natural History Museum, Buena Vista International & United Artist to name but a few.
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