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VIEW CONFERENCE 2012 - Turin, Italy

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Hi everybody!


VIEWConference has come back! The premiere international event in Italy on Computer Graphics, Digital Cinema, 3D Animation, Gaming, VFX, Web Design and Interactive Techniques, will take place in Turin from 15th to 19th October 2012, followed by the VIEWFest, the Computer Animation Festival (from 19th - 21th October).

Among the big international guests, there will be:

Habib Zargarpour (Creative Director for Microsoft Studios, who received two Oscar nominations and two BAFTA awards for his visual effects work on Twister and The Perfect Storm. His other projects include: 2 Star Trek films, Spawn, Star Wars Episode I, The Bourne Identity, Signs, Need for Speed Underground, 007 Bond Everything or Nothing, and Need for Speed Most Wanted. He’ll speak on “Virtual Production: Games vs Film”. His workshop “MelBotWars: Virtual Fighting Robots ” is a real-time virtual robot competition involving autonomous robots that fight each other using rigidBody dynamics in Maya. The contestants get to build their own robots and add intelligence to them using mel scripting. They need to learn many things in order to make sure their robot survives and they get to learn all about physics and the rigidBody dynamics in Maya to do it! There will be a tournament of MelBots against each other until a winner is selected. The rules for the MelBots can be found here: www.melbotwars.com. Prize for 1st place winner: Last standing Robot!), Daniele Angelozzi (3D Artist and Z-Brush Certified Instructor, whose workshop “Character design and Concept art” will teach you how to create organic and hard surface models using new features in ZBrush, then move the models into Photoshop where, using Wacom tablets participants will create concept art), David Revoy (a French freelance digital painter and art director, he is a very skilled CG artist, using open source drawing programs-Gimp, MyPaint, Alchemy-as well as Blender for his work. Active on Linux communities and 2D softwares development, he recently gets the honor to be the first awarded 2D artist with only FLOSS-Free/Libre Open-Source Software. He is also the Art Director of “Sintel”, the third open movie of the Blender Foundation and the author of Chaos&Evolutions; a Dvd tutorial about the FLOSS work flow. At VIEW Conference he will hold a presentation about the 4 main Free/Libre Open Sources software for creating 2D CG graphics: Gimp, Krita, Mypaint, Alchemy, with demo of features); Tom Wujec (Autodesk Fellow; we are proud to announce a Creative BOOTCAMP led by Tom Wujec with the participation of Glenn Entis, Eric Darnell, Rex Grignon, Vander Caballero, Marco Mazzaglia, Dan Attias, Gary Rydstrom and Mark Walsh), Habib Zargarpour (Creative Director for Microsoft Studios, Twister, The Perfect Storm, 2 Star Trek films, Spawn, Star Wars Episode I, The Bourne Identity, Signs, 007 Bond Everything or Nothing, ecc. His workshop MelBotWars: Virtual Fighting Robots is a real-time virtual robot competition involving autonomous robots that fight each other using rigidBody dynamics in Maya), Marco Genovesi (Prometheus, The Wolfman, Clash of the Titans, Robin Hood, Pirates of the Caribbean, Dark Shadows, Total Recall, On Stranger Tides, X-Men: First Class, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2), Paul Franklin (Inception, The Dark Knight Rises), Jason Smith (The Avengers), David Schaub (The Amazing Spider-Man), Eric Darnell (Director of the MADAGASCAR trilogy), Josh Holmes (Halo 4), Rex Grignon, head of animation at DreamWorks Animation, Mark Walsh, supervising animator at Pixar Animation Studios, Rob Bredow, CTO at Sony Pictures Imageworks, Gary Rydstrom (Sound Designer for Terminator 2, Mission Impossible, Jurassic Park, A Bugs life, Toy Story, Quiz Show, Titanic, Saving Private Ryan, Finding Nemo, War Horse and Brave), Dan Glass (VFX Supervisor for The Tree of Life, Batman Begins, Speed Racer, V for Vendetta, Matrix and Cloud Atlas), Dan Attias (Director of The Sopranos, The Wire, Deadwood, Lost, Six Feet Under, Homeland, Damages, Big Love, Dr. House, Alias, Heroes, True Blood, The Killing), Tristan Oliver (ParaNorman), Sirio Quintavalle (Sherlock Holmes II), Roberto Recchioni (Comic-book author, writer, editor and blogger) and many others!


We're waiting for all of you!!! ;)


For more information, please visit our website http://www.viewconference.it/ or contact us at info@viewconference.it (register online to access the conference, free entrance)


VIEW CONFERENCE | 15 - 19 October 2012

VIEWFest 19 - 21 October 2012



TEL. +39 011 6680948 - +39 011 19785575;

FAX +39 011 6501214 |



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