Multimedia Artist and Animator

Multimedia artists and animators create two- and three-dimensional models, images that appear to move, and visual effects for television, movies, video games, and other forms of media.

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KEY SKILLS

  • Creativity and imagination

  • Visualisation

  • Translating ideas from sketches to actual films

  • Consistency to create seamless animation

  • Time Management

  • Storyboarding

  • Patience and attention to detail

  • Familiarity with medium (2D or 3D)

  • Meeting deadlines

  • Human anatomy knowlege for drawing gestures

  • Collaboration

PROS

  • Huge industry around the world

  • Freedom to play with your own style

  • End result is very satisfying- your work will be viewed all across the globe

  • Pushes you to come up with playful and innovative  ideas

  • You can explore which medium suits you best- 2D (traditional) animation or 3D animation

  • Interaction and collaboration with many people of different skill sets

  • Freelance is possible

CONS

  • Tight deadlines

  • Monotonous as several drawings are required to bring the desired subject in motion

  • Stressful

  • Long hours of work

OPPORTUNITY TYPES

GOT WHAT IT TAKES?

  • Companies

  • Freelance

  • Agencies

  • Academia

  • Dexterity in digital art

  • Good with storyboarding

  • Ability to work with different mediums

  • Enjoy sketching

  • Good visualisation

KEY OPPORTUNITIES

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Interesting Facts about the career

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Toy Story is the first computer-animated 3D feature film.

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