Career Questions tagged Computer Animation

GABRIELLE T.’s Avatar
GABRIELLE T. Apr 29, 2018 249 views

What college degree or career path do I need to take to become computer animator?

This is my ultimate career goal but I not sure of the best school path to follow. I want to have a professional certification so that it will be recognized by any potential employer. I want to fulfill this goal by going to a four year college....

#computer-animation

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emanuel V. Apr 24, 2018 264 views

will college be enough to prepare me for an animation career?

I heard that most college schools teach the fundamentals of animation which is not enough for the animation industry as I've heard its extremely competitive. Employers will look at my portfolio more than my degree #computer-animation #2d-animation...

#3d-animation

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Chris C. Jan 10, 2018 244 views

How can I, as a junior in high school, gain experience animating to make me qualified applying to schools for animation?

Growing up surrounded by Disney and Pixar, I have always admired animation and the art and hard work that is put into these movies. This being a dream job, I want to be able to work in this field in the future, however, I don't know how to find opportunities within this field to make me more...

#animation #3d-animation #computer-animation #character-animation

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Alex O. Oct 28, 2017 506 views

Wanna get into the gaming industry as an animator without a college degree if possible

Hi, I was wondering if anyone had an answer to my question. So basically I'm in college for digital animation as a freshman and I'm thinking about dropping out to just pursue animation purely and not do other courses. I love animating and it's really enjoyable and I would love to learn more....

#needhelp #computer-animation #nocollege #gaming-industry #video-games #computer-gaming

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sean W. Sep 01, 2017 380 views

What programs do you use to make villain minions?

I have a lot of mythical creatures in store for my army in a movie. #3d-animation #animation #character-animation...

#computer-animation

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Rita O. May 19, 2016 571 views

What is the best advice that you have for an animation student?

I come from a very strong fine arts background, but I'm about to transfer into a school for an animation/illustration major! I don't have much experience except for a lot of drawing experience and one 3D modeling class. #animation #drawing #3d-animation #computer-animation #illustration...

#character-animation

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Maddy W. May 03, 2017 724 views

How to learn how to make a full anime episodes?

Hello I really need help. I'm in an art class with a group of art students and we draw anime characters and others kind of art work. We just had an idea to make or learn how to make a full anime episode and need suggestions! It's dream and to my friends! #japan #animation #3d-animation...

#character-animation #computer-animation #anime

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Yamil C. Apr 16, 2017 564 views

How to be an animator with a Bachelor's of digital media and animation?

Hi, my name is Yamil, I'm currently a high school senior soon going to college. I got accepted to college and the major I chose for that college is Digital Media and Animation. I'm just wondering what can I expect if I get a Bachelor's of Digital Media and Animation degree? I just want to be...

#animation #3d-animation #computer-animation #character-animation #art

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Briana P. Dec 24, 2016 599 views

Am I making the right choice with my major?

My name is Briana and I am a college freshman. I have recently finished my first semester and am confused. I had previously asked about possible major options, and had thought I was sure, but there's all types of doubts that come up with each choice. I had talked with one of the career advisors...

#college-major #first-generation #psychology #mathematics #japan #animation #computer-animation #engineering #choosing-a-major

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Luz A. Jul 17, 2016 530 views

What job options or internship opportunities are there for animators?

I'm in college majoring in 3D Animation and I'd like to know where I can start my career. I feel like experience is the best way to get out there and I'd love to know the options that are available to me as a college student. #internships #animation...

#computer-animation

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Jose M. May 24, 2016 580 views

How do I know if I made the right choice in choosing the university I will be attending in the fall?

I am a high school senior currently studying computer animation and graphic design in my school. I enjoy both art and computers and this field combines both of my passions into one. With so many schools out there it is hard to choose the right one. #general #graphic-design #animation...

#3d-studio-max #computer-animation

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Briana P. May 29, 2016 2647 views

What would I need to major in if I'm interested in both math and art?

As a currently graduating senior in high school, I will be going to a community college to complete my prerequisites and the transfer to a four year university. Although I'm a little shaky on choosing a major, One of my long time interests is art; I've been drawing and experimenting since I was...

#animation #3d-animation #computer-animation #computer-programming #art

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Rita O. May 19, 2016 502 views

Applying for internships in animation?

What advice do you have for animation students applying to intern? What do companies look for specifically in applicants and what can I do to make my application stronger? #animation #3d-animation #illustrator #computer-animation #illustration...

#character-animation

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Yamil C. Oct 07, 2015 864 views
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Jaleel M. Oct 05, 2015 1260 views

What kinds of career opportunities come to those with a background in animation?

This question comes from a young man who has a love for drawing cartoons and aspires to work at Pixar, one day. He wants to keep his options open (he's considering Dreamworks as an option) and would love to know where else he can work and in what capacity with a background in animation. I would...

#animation #facial-animation #computer-animation #character-animation #animation-writing

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Dave L. May 18, 2015 1628 views

Being a Game Designer: What's the experience on the job?

As a high school student addicted to technology, i've come across the saying that if what you are doing is something you love, it hardly feels like work at all. I don't know about you guys, but I LOVE video games, a designing them myself has always been a dream of mine. As I type I have a...

#computer-science #computer-animation #hardware #computer-programming #user-experience