Lighting for Animation and AAA Video Games:
A talk by Derek Patterson

Topic Highlights:
A brief history about where I worked in SA and where I work now including my position and my role in the Visual Effects Society in London.
Recent shift to GPU rendering systems and the pipelines of GPU rendering systems. Giving stats and budgets and how GPU can save studios thousands of rands in the long run.
Social impact of using GPU rendering at the studio and how it has impacted the UK industry.
Examples of shows I have worked on here in the UK that have reaped the rewards of this system.
Why Bigger VFX houses are not taking to this new workflow economically and socially?

Venue: AV Auditorium