Category Archives: Events

Most events listed are hosted by our local chapter and are free for all chapter members.
Members of the public are welcome to join us; the entry fee for most events is $5.00 for non-members.

Meet the Studio – altVFX

[ 2018-09-5; 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm. ] Meet the Studio – altVFX

Date: Wednesday 5th September

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

Venue: JMC Academy

Speaker: Executive Producer Tyrone Estephan and VR Creative Technologist Raymond Leung – altVFX

Please join us at JMC in September.

Cost: Free for Sydney ACM SIGGRAPH members, guests and non-members.

RSVP: Seating is limited so RSVPing via Facebook is essential.

Probably best known for the annual […]

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Sydney ACM SIGGRAPH & JMC present a Special Event with Tom Sito

[ 2018-08-10; 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm. ] Sydney ACM SIGGRAPH & JMC Special Event with Tom Sito

Date: Friday 10th August 2018

Time: midday to 1pm

Venue: Main Auditorium, L2 JMC Academy

Speaker: Tom Sito

We are happy to announce a talk by Tom Sito — an American animator included by Animation Magazine in their list of the One Hundred Most Important People in Animation.

Tom Sito’s […]

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Meet The Artist: Angela Cerasi

[ 2018-08-1; 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm. ] Meet The Artist: Angela Cerasi – Film & TV Colourist

Date: Wednesday 1st August 2018

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

Venue: JMC Academy

Speaker: Angela Cerasi, Film & TV Colourist

Angela Cerasi, Film & TV Colourist with more than a decade of experience in both long and short form work, with credits spanning Baz Luhrmann’s The Great Gatsby to commercials […]

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Meet The Artist: Brandon Hendroff – Storyboard Artist

[ 2018-06-6; 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm. ] Meet The Artist: Brandon Hendroff – Storyboard Artist

Date: Wednesday 6th June 2018

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

Venue: JMC Academy

Speaker: Brandon Hendroff

Brandon is a Storyboard & Conceptual designer with 30 years experience and about 2000x Commercial projects and 20 Feature film Projects under his belt; principally in Film design, although his wide-ranging skills enable him to create […]

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Meet the Artist: Mark van den Bergen

[ 2018-05-2; 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm. ] Meet The Artist: Mark van den Bergen

Date: Wednesday 2nd May 2018

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

Venue: JMC Academy

Speaker: Mark van den Bergen

Mark is a VFX Artist with experience as a VFX Supervisor and Compositing Supervisor. His passion for using new technologies to achieve a director’s creative goals on music videos and films has taken him around […]

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Meet The Artist: Wayne Haag

[ 2018-04-4; 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm. ] Meet The Artist: Wayne Haag

Date: Wednesday 4th April 2018

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

Venue: JMC Academy

Speaker: Wayne Haag

Wayne Haag – Concept Artist, Fine Artist, Illustrator for clients in a variety of industries including publishing, film/tv, fine art and for private commission.

Film Credits include.

Alien: Covenant
The Scorch Trials
Gods of Egypt
Unbroken
Maze Runner
The Wolverine
Knowing
The Fourth Magi
Superman Returns
Seven Swords of Mt […]

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Meet the Artist, Lead Modeller

[ 2018-02-7; 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm. ] Meet the Artist, Lead Modeller

Date: Wednesday 7th March 2018

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

Venue: JMC Academy

Speaker: Jeff Driver, Animal Logic Australia

Our first speaker for the year is Jeff Driver, Lead Modeller, Animal Logic. Credits include: Peter Rabbit, The LEGO Batman Movie, Monk Comes Down the Mountain, Unbroken.

Please join us at JMC in March.

Cost: Free for Sydney […]

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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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