Exploring Motion Graphics

DATE:   Thursday, October 19, 2017
FROM:  7:00-9:00pm
WHERE:  US Patent and Trademark Office (directions below)

The Washington DC chapter of ACM SIGGRAPH is proud to present Exploring Motion Graphics with Troy Benesch, an award winning animator who is currently the Creative Director and a principal at V! Studios.  Troy will discuss one of the most popular and widely used Motion Graphics tools, Adobe After Effects, and how it is used daily by the creative team at V! Studios for all of their clients; commercial, education and government.

The presentation will cover not only an overview of After Effects, but also essential plug-ins and resources used to create compelling Motion Graphics.  Additionally, Troy will Break apart select projects then demonstrate how After Effects is used to achieve some of the effects.

Please join us on Thursday, October 19, 2017 from 7pm to 9pm at the US Patent and Trademark Office as Troy discusses the tools used by his studio to create Motion Graphics.

* This will be a joint meeting with the Cinema 4D/Maya Animation Users Meetup.


BIOGRAPHY
Troy Benesch
Troy Benesch is the Creative Director at V! Studios, a creative technology firm located in Tyson’s Corner.  V! Studios has been around since 1993 and has been involved in so many aspects of the creative arts from game development to augmented reality.  Coupled with their strong creative talent they also have an award winning IT Services division that is leading the way in Agile and Cloud implementation.  Troy has also been an adjunct professor for several years at the Corcoran College of Art + Design in their Georgetown campus teaching classes in motion graphics.  For a look at his studio: http://www.v-studios.com ; and Troy’s personal passion projects in 3D rendering can be seen at his Instagram page: https://www.instagram.com/3danim8r/ or his Artstation page: https://www.artstation.com/3danim8r


LOCATION:
The meeting will be held at the
Remsen Building (400 Dulany Street) at the 1st floor conference room. We are located 2 blocks from the
KING STREET METRO station (BLUE/YELLOW Lines)
http://www.wmata.com/rail/station_detail.cfm?station_id=48
http://goo.gl/maps/UW6p0 -(Walking Directions)

PARKING:
Street Parking
$1.75 per hour, 2 hour max
Free after 9pm

Hoffman Town Center Garage
206 Swamp Fox Rd
Alexandria, VA 22314

Additional paid parking garages are also available in the area.


Contact ACM SIGGRAPH Washington DC:
http://washington-dc.siggraph.org/
http://www.meetup.com/DC-ACM-SIGGRAPH/
https://www.facebook.com/DCsiggraph
https://groups.google.com/forum/#!forum/dc-siggraph

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