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About sydgraph

Sydney ACM SIGGRAPH is dedicated to the generation and dissemination of information on computer graphics and interactive techniques. We are a membership organisation that values passion, integrity, excellence, volunteerism, and cross-disciplinary interaction in all of our activities.

A Creative Flight plan…. and how 99% of the time we’re off course

[ 2017-11-1; 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm. 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm. ] A Creative Flight plan…. and how 99% of the time we’re off course

Date: Wednesday 1st November 2017

Time: 7:00pm to approx 8:00pm

Venue: JMC Academy

Speaker: Paul Butterworth, VFx Supervisor – Director

Paul is going to finish up our year of Sydney ACM SIGGRAPH events with a talk about projects, research, and planning. You’re probably familiar with his work […]

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Sydney ACM SIGGRAPH Masterclass/Job Fair 2017

[ 2017-10-28; 10:00 am to 2:30 pm. ] Sydney ACM SIGGRAPH Masterclass 2017 : Professional Day/Job Fair

A chance to meet with the studios and senior artists.

Date: Saturday 28th October 2017

Time: 10am to 2:30pm

Venue: Enmore Centre for Design, Edgeware Road, Enmore

Sessions & Speakers:

TBA but we’ll certainly by having:

Showreel Speed Dates with Studios & Industry Reps

So get your reel/portfolio ready to bring with you.

Confirmed […]

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#MEETMIKE

[ 2017-10-4; 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm. ]

Date: Wednesday 4th October 2017

Time: 7:00pm to approx 8:00pm

Venue: JMC Academy

Speaker: Mike Seymour, fxGuide

Come and see Mike Seymour talk about the presentation he gave @ SIGGRAPH 2017 in Los Angeles earlier this year.

Producing a digital human in CG has been the ‘Manhattan’ project of computer graphics, it is both extremely difficult and has wide ranging […]

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Fractal Sets for Guardians of the Galaxy Volume 2

[ 2017-09-6; 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm. ] Fractal Sets for Guardians of the Galaxy Volume 2

Date: Wednesday 6th September 2017

Time: 7:00pm to approx 8:00pm

Venue: JMC Academy

Speaker: Miles Green and Matt Ebb, Animal Logic Australia

“Fractal Sets for Guardians of the Galaxy Volume 2” with Miles Green and Matt Ebb.

Miles Green FX Department Supervisor, Animal Logic Australia. Miles has worked at Animal […]

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The 2017 Annual General Meeting Of The Sydney ACM SIGGRAPH Professional Chapter (A member chapter of ANZGRAPH Inc.) will be held will be held on October 4th before the event. See the elections page for more information.

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Sean Callinan

The essence of Sean’s career has been a broad-ranging interest in all aspects of design for film, television and other screen media. His career prior to teaching spans a wealth of experience, beginning as co-founder of his own production company, Meaningful Eye Contact (MEC), with Alex Proyas and Peter Miller. Sean quickly garnered a reputation […]

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Meet the Artist : Peter Sved

[ 2017-08-2; 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm. ] Meet the Artist : Peter Sved

Date: Wednesday 2nd August 2017

Time: 7:00pm to approx 8:00pm

Venue: JMC Academy

Speaker: Peter Sved

Peter has returned to Australia after  working in Hungary for Digic Pictures creating leading work on games cinematics, VFX and feature animation. Now at Rotor, he will talk about his career as an artist and the experience […]

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Meet the Artist : Mike Cottee

[ 2017-07-5; 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm. ] Meet the Artist : Mike Cottee

Date: Wednesday 5th July 2017

Time: 7:00pm to approx 8:00pm

Venue: JMC Academy

Speaker: Mike Cottee, Animator, Animal Logic

Senior Animator, formerly with MPC London and now with Animal Logic. Credit include: The Lego Movie, Happy Feet 2, The Guardians of Ga’hoole, Corpse Bride, Wallace & Gromit’s Cracking Contraptions, Chicken Run.

Cost: Free […]

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Meet the Artist : Lily Dell

[ 2017-06-7; 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm. ] Meet the Artist : Lily Dell

Date: Wednesday 7th June 2017

Time: 7:00pm to approx 8:00pm

Venue: JMC Academy

Speaker: Lily Dell, Animator

Lily Dell was raised in Southern California, where her father worked at Disneyland as a caricature artist. A keen art student from an early age, Lily began her drawing career by following in his […]

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Meet the Studio : altVFX

[ 2017-05-3; 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm. ] Meet the Studio : altVFX

Date: Wednesday 3rd May 2017

Time: 7:00pm to approx 8:00pm

Venue: JMC Academy

Speaker: Nick Angus – Head of VFX, and Colin Renshaw – Co-founder & VFX Supervisor

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Alt is a state­of-the-art post­production studio specializing in visual effects and design for film and television. Alt has won international awards from Cannes Lions, Adfest, […]

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