The Gnomon Workshop offers the most comprehensive set of Digital Production tutorials anywhere. The broad scope of the tutorials contained in this section range from foundational understanding of the software tools all the way to the professional application of these tools and concepts used by artists working in the film and game industries.
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The Gnomon Workshop offers professional training on most of the software applications used in today's digital pipelines. There are foundational titles to introduce users to the software and tools, as well as advanced production titles that discuss application tools and processes vital to the production of digital assets and media.
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Carlos walks you through the step-by-step design of a dynamic creature. Watch along as he draws with a wax based pencil. He leads you through the creative design process from start to finish and demonstrates how to bring your creature drawing to life by sharing his drawing and rendering techniques.
Duration: 120 minutes
Format: SD 640x480
Carlos Huante was born in East L.A. He attended night classes in life drawing at Art Center College of Design in Pasadena. He first worked in the animation world at Filmation. Later Carlos worked as a character designer on the Ghostbusters animated series. His professional career in animation lasted for many years before he moved fulltime into working in the film industry. He's worked for Rick Baker, Rob Bottin, Steven Spielberg, Ron Howard, Guillermo Del Torro the Chiodo Bros and too many more to mention - on such films as Men in Black I and II, Mighty Joe Young, Hellboy, War of the Worlds, Spiderwick and Alice in Wonderland just name a few. Today Carlos has 25 years of experience under his belt and works for ILM at Lucas Digital and is part of the creature development team.
“With a never ending creative imagination and the awesome artistic hand skills to match, you will be inspired to create creatures of your own design as you watch Carlos do what he does best.”
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Gnomon specializes in computer graphics education for careers in the entertainment industry.