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Visual Effects Bootcamp: Pathways to Real-Time Visual Effects


Fred Hooper (Lead Visual Effects Artist, NVIDIA)

Jamie DeRuyter (Faculty/ VFX Artist, Ringling College of Art and Design)

Ashley Pinnick (VR Technical Artist, Google)

Martin LaLand Romero (VFX Artist, ILMxLAB)

Bill Kladis (Senior VFX Artist, Epic Games)

Location: Room 2001, West Hall

Date: Tuesday, March 20

Time: 5:30pm - 6:30pm

Pass Type: All Access, GDC Conference + Summits, GDC Summits - Get your pass now!

Topic: Visual Arts

Format: Tutorial

Tutorials: Visual Effects Bootcamp

Vault Recording: Video

Audience Level: All

The topic of real-time visual effects is still shrouded in mystery. This is a Q&A with a panel of professionals and educators talking about the pathways to visual effects. The Q&A will be a forum addressing larger issues in the industry including what a visual effects artist actually is, education and training, and how to get more people into real-time visual effects.


Attendees will get an peek into the world of real-time visual effects by hearing the speakers' stories, advice and insight.