Alan Postings: Teaching Showreel
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Experience: 20+ years degree level teaching, lecturing (15 years as a Senior Lecturer), and training experience covering a range of topics for 3D animation and film production. Including, developing a curriculum that contains over 200+ hours of bespoke tutorial videos, live demonstrations, lectures, classroom content, and a 24/7 accessible 3D/animation toolkit website. In 2017 (to present) the curriculum was awarded Screenskills accreditation (formerly Skillset) as part of BA (Hons) Computer Animation Arts, Rochester. UK. All content is original and created specifically for classes and video tutorials (by myself), including all 3D work contained within the show reel above.
Core subjects include: Organic, hard surface, character, automotive, digital set, and low poly modelling. Texture painting and UV layout. 3D and 2D character rigging. Arnold, Mental Ray, and Maya Software lighting and rendering. Camera, pre-visualisation and character animation. Photogrammetry, dynamic simulation and more. Alongside lectures and classes in film theory, animation, concept and story development, production design, directing for animation, editing, and career skills.
Software: Autodesk Maya, Mudbox, Arnold, Mental Ray, and Adobe Photoshop, After Effects, and Premiere.