VFX Prime

Career course in Animation

Arena Animation' AAIP-VFX is an intensive Career course in Animation and VFX that will train you in all aspects of visual effects. The course helps you create special effects for films, TV shows, ads, games, digital media, etc. You can learn 3D modeling, digital sculpting, character animation, rotoscopy, and more.
By 2017, the worth of the Indian Animation & VFX industry is expected to be Rs. 7340 crores *. Hollywood, Bollywood, TV shows, ads - each of these use visual effects to produce high-quality output. From car blasts in a live-action film to leaves blowing in an animated movie, all the effects are designed and created by special effects artists. You can be one of these highly-paid, in-demand, talented artists!

Golaem Crowd: The battle scenes in the movie '300' were created using crowd simulation, as was the animal army in 'The Chronicles of Narnia'. Instead of creating crowd scenes manually, you can now create large crowds within minutes. With Arena, you learn & experience the latest tool used in Hollywood to create crowd simulations.

Create different types of characters to show a crowd in a stadium, in a battle zone, in a race or competition, etc. Basically, wherever you need to show a number of people or characters together in a scene, you can use this software to create them quickly and beautifully.

Pixar RenderMan: From the snowflakes and castles in the film 'Frozen' to the detailed character design of 'Monsters University', all are the result of Pixar RenderMan. A product of Pixar, the world's top animation studio, RenderMan has been specially created by filmmakers to render VFX. It has advanced features to create dazzling visual effects for animation or films. And Arena has the exclusive rights in India to teach this fantastic new tool to our students, giving you the edge to get ahead in your career.


Sem 1

Concepts of Graphics and Illustrations-
Typography Design-
Digital IllustrationsAdobe Illustrator CC/ Inkscape
Concepts of Cinematography & Photography
Concepts of 2D Digital Animation
Art of Storytelling & Script Writing
Anatomy Study-
Character Design
Digital PaintingAdobe Photoshop Extended CC/ Pixlr
Audio - Video EditingAdobe Audition CC/ Audacity/ Adobe Premier Pro CC/ VSDC Video Editor/ OpenShot
Storyboarding and AnimaticsAdobe Premier Pro CC/ VSDC Video Editor/ OpenShot
Application of 2D Animation PrinciplesAdobe Animate CC
Design PortfolioProject

Sem 2

3d Basics -Modeling to AnimationMAYA Unlimited
3D ModelingMAYA Unlimited
Texturing, Lighting & renderingMAYA Unlimited
RiggingMAYA Unlimited
Character AnimationMAYA Unlimited
FX, Dynamics & SimulationMAYA Unlimited
Crowd SimulationGolaem Crowd
Working with Arnold RendererArnold Renderer for Maya
Production Planning -2Shotgun
Portfolio Demo ReelProject


Pre - VisualizationMaya
Introduction to NukeNuke
Rotoscopy using Silhouette & NukeSilhouette & Nuke
Wire RemovalNuke
Colour CorrectionNuke
Green/ Blue screenNuke
Matchmoving & Camera trackingNukeX
Matte PaintingNuke & Photoshop
Matchmoving in MochaMocha
Production Planning 3Shotgun
Portfolio Demo ReelProject

Career options after AAIP – VFX
  • Illustrator
  • GraphicArtist
  • Layout Designer
  • Design Specialist
  • Audio Editor
  • Storyboard Artist
  • Video Editor
  • Flash Animator
  • 3D Animator
  • Rigger
  • Character Animator
  • 3D Compositor
  • Visualizer
  • VFX Artist
Dynamics artist, lighting artist, 3D matte painter, match-moving artist, 3D tracking artist, roto artist, and pre-comp artist are some more interesting job profiles in the animation and multimedia industry.
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