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    Mayank Kanyal Mayank Kanyal Lead lighter, DreamWorks India

    Projects: Puss in Boots, Merry Madagascar, Scared Shrekless, Mad Valentine and The Penguins of Madagascar

    Joining MAAC was a life changing decision for me. MAAC launched me into this wonderful career that I cherish everyday.

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    Jay Mehta Jay Mehta Lead compositor/ show supervisor, Base FX, China

    Projects: The Incredible Hulk, The Mummy - Tomb of the Dragon Emperor and Alvin & The Chipmunks

    Without the support of my trainers at MAAC, I would not have reached where I am right now. My training at MAAC covered all aspects of visual effects & animation, and taught the latest software.

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    Kunal Chindarkar Kunal Chindarkar Lead compositor, Double Negative, Singapore

    Projects: Captain America: The First Avenger, Fast and Furious 6, The Incredible Hulk, Godzilla, Battleship, Hercules, The Golden Compass, and Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian

    Courses at MAAC are at par with industry standards. They train you in all the software used for creating stunning VFX movies we see today.

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    Jayesh Makwana Jayesh Makwana Sr. lighting artist, Prime Focus, India

    Projects: Sin City 2, Yellow, Dabangg 2, Matru ki Bijli ka Mandola & Race 2

    If you are passionate about VFX, MAAC can give you that start to boost your career. MAAC was my gateway to the world of computer graphics.


D3D:Animation Film Making Course

With the advent of new technologies in film making, animation has become much easier and fun to work with. More and more artists are beginning to see animation as an ideal way of giving expression to their ideas, create memorable characters & bring them to life, and invent fantastic worlds that inspires and entertains the audience. With MAAC you will build the necessary skills to create some fantastic works of your own!

Course overview

Have you ever wondered how animation films are made? From Ratatouille imagining the various tastes to Elsa (Frozen) creating snowflakes, every minute detail of the film like characters, lighting, expressions of the characters, backgrounds and so on, takes around 3 to 5 years for the animators to complete and bring it on film screens for you. So, how do they do it?

It is a mix of imagination, creativity & technology. With MAAC’s D3D, a career course in 3D animation film making, you will learn all the creative aspects of animation like pre-production, storyboarding, film making and character animation. This course prepares you to enter the professional world of 3D animation by providing you with extensive practical training in latest software, portfolio development, and classroom & lab training in vital features of animation, covering stages from storyboarding to creation of the final movie.

You will learn to work with industry preferred animation software like Autodesk 3ds, Max, Maya, Mudbox, etc.

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Course Covers

  • Pre-production
  • Storyboarding
  • Aesthetics of Film-Making
  • Character Animation
  • 3D Character Development
  • Rigging & Character Set-up
  • Digital Painting
  • Matte Painting
  • BG Modeling and Surfacing
  • Texturing & Look Development
  • Lighting & Rendering
  • Particle Dynamics
  • sketch image
  • draw image
  • wireframe image
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Software to learn

Career options after D3D

Course duration: 18 Months

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Please note: This course is available in select MAAC centres only. Check with your nearest MAAC centre.

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