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Visual Effects Bootcamp: Grounding the Impossible: Pushing Creativity in VFX

Jeremy Griffith (Senior VFX Artist, Riot Games)

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

Topic: Visual Arts

Format: Tutorial

Tutorials: Visual Effects Bootcamp

Vault Recording: TBD

In creating VFX, it's often an unclear road from "good enough" to "something special." This talk is about getting your work over that hump by pushing your creativity. The talk is structured around different ways of thinking about VFX that can be used as tools for adding depth and originality to your work along with practical examples of applying those mindsets.


Attendees will gain a toolbox of ways of thinking that will help them push their creativity. These include: exaggerating the juice, story structure of VFX, motivating your magic, and studying the natural world.

Intended Audience

This talk is for all levels of VFX artists.