Shaping Up Careers!
Brian Bradford | Director of Admissions, Gnomon School of Visual Effects, US
"Brian is Head of Admissions at Gnomon School of Visual Effects, Hollywood, CA. One of the most reputed Visual Effects School in America, Brian shares why Gnomon is the best and has been one of the leaders in Training Visual Effects and how Important a Role Gnomon has in the Hollywood Industry."
An Encounter with a Genius
Scott Robertson | Los Angeles, USA.
This veteran artist needs no introduction, the inspiration to every single aspiring concept artist around the world. Scott Robertson has come a long long way since his father first taught him to draw as a child. He has an immense contribution to the world of concept art and is still contributing and educating one and all with his books and DVD's through Design Studio Press.
The new face of Indian animation!
Atish Tripathi | Animation Artist, India
With fresh concepts and styles that is different than those in the market already, Atish Tripathi and his team under the banner of Parijat Animation Films Pvt Ltd have managed to entertain the most critical of critiques. EnterDBase speaks to Atish Tripathi, and finds out about how they come about with such simple and entertaining concepts and characters.
“There is no fast track to learning animation” says Chetan
Chetan S Kumar | Vice-President, Foray | Co founder, ANTS
From a small-scale firm providing multimedia solutions to one of the best animation schools in India- ANTS, Chetan S Kumar, now vice-president at FORAY, has learnt it the hard way with an attitude of the falcon. Through EnterDBase, he shares his experience in the animation industry.
The Turner Tales
Krishna Desai | Director Programming, Turner International India Pvt. Ltd., South Asia
They are the reason children across the nation are being entertained every afternoon, and in a way that parents don’t mind them sticking to the television. Who has not heard of Chhota Bheem and the series of Krishna. Thanks to Turner, after-school time for children is still fun! EnterDBase takes the opportunity to congratulate the Turner group speaking to Krishna Desai, the man responsible for encouraging home-grown animation in India.
Layout Expert, Manila
Look out for opportunities and make the best of them’ – Winkle Van, one of the most sought after layout designers in the circle of animation, is a great example to prove the statement beneficial. Well-known for his contribution in the popular animated series of Jungle Book, Winkle has moved on to work independently from his own studio. While sharing his big dreams with EnterDbase, he gives us more to look forward for.
Interview with Naveen Medaram
Naveen Medaram | Digital Compositor , Double Negative, UK
Working with UK’s most happening VFX house is not just fun but a huge task when it comes to delivering mind blowing VFX for Hollywood movies. Naveen (Double Negative, UK) spoke to Rudra Matsa, Chief Editor EnterDBase on how it feels to be that very “Alice in wonderland of Visual Effects”.
Find Naveen Medaram at : Wikipedia and IMDB
Up on the ladder!
S. Murlidharan | CTO, Accel Animation Studio, Chennai
Murlidharan is the brain behind Accel Animation Studio’s technological strategy and implementation. He is responsible for co-founding the animation wing in Accel. In a conversation with EnterDbase, he spoke about the studio’s present projects and most importantly, reviving the evergreen Shaktiman and bringing it to big screen.
Of what is and what should be!
Sumanth Marda | Animation Professional, Hyderabad
They say in life, one must know the purpose of each of their actions. Following such advice is Sumanth Marda who is gearing up to make a difference to the animation industry with a keen observation of trends and analysis of what the industry needs, told EnterDbase more about his ideas.
Tooning with JayaKumar
Jayakumar | CEO, Toonz Animation Private Limited, India
JayaKumar is the current CEO of Toonz Animation, India. He has produced many award-winning animation shows, and is an experienced media professional. EnterDbase talks him about the future prospects of Toonz and their accomplishments.