Animation, VFX Artists, Games
APPLY TO ONE OF THE ANIMAL LOGIC TRAINEE PROGRAMS
Animal Logic also has two programs that are currently underway. One is a work experience program for high school students and information for that can be found on the Animal Logic website
The other is an internship program for entry level candidates (e.g. tertiary level graduates or people with a small amount of experience), individuals with production experience who wish to cross train (e.g. from 2D to 3D animation), and for tertiary students looking for an internship within their course of study. For more information check the Job section of the Animal Logic website
CHECK THE WEBSITES OF THE VARIOUS NSW VFX COMPANIES
Screen NSW has a list of some of the NSW companies on the VFX Placement Scheme webpage, in the "external links" section. Each of these companies has a job opportunity page, which is updated regularly.
JOIN THE AUSTRALIAN PRODUCTION DESIGN GROUP
The Australian Production Design Guild was established in 2009 as a non-profit organisation aiming to:
- raise the profile of stage and screen design.
- highlight the creative contribution made by the mise en scène.
- draw attention to professional standards. encourage young designers and associated professionals in the industry.
- recognise excellence for outstanding achievements through annual awards.
- grant APDG accreditation to outstanding Australian designers.
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JOIN THE SPECIAL INTEREST GROUP ON COMPUTER GRAPHICS AND INTERACTIVE TECHNIQUES (SIGGRAPH)
It's an international organisation with a local chapter in Sydney. Once a month, they host a guest speaker - previous topics have been: acting for animators, using the RED camera, and motion capture...just to name a few. Click Here for more information.
JOIN THE ONLINE CREATIVE PROFESSIONAL NETWORKING GROUP, The Loop
JOIN THE VISUAL EFFECTS SOCIETY (VES)
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JOIN THE AUSTRALIAN GAMES DEVELOPERS ASSOCIATION
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The Game Developers Association of Australia has a comprehensive list of developers on their website. Go to the following link and scroll down until you find a list of companies in each state:
The International Game Developers Association (IGDA) is the largest non-profit membership organization in the world serving all individuals who create games.
As an international organisation, it is a global network of collaborative projects and communities comprised of individuals from all fields of game development - from programmers and producers to writers, artists, QA and localisation: