College Student Seeking to Interview Professionals in the Field

Hello fellow animation enthusiasts!

I am currently a student at LoneStar Community College studying 3D Modeling and Animation with an overlapping interest in stop-motion animation. As part of my capstone portfolio class I need to reach out to a few working industry professionals and interview them about their experience in the field.

Reaching out this way may be unusual, but I was curious if there were any animators in this community who are in the industry and would have time for some questions about your experience?

I am specifically interested in connecting with an Animator, Character Artist, Set Designer, Environment Artist, or Concept Artist.

Appreciate anyone who might even be able to point me to some specific contacts!

Thank you

Views: 42

Reply to This

Replies to This Discussion

Hi! It's been a while since i've posted on this site! I'd be glad to answer some questions, I'm a professional stop motion animator, I've mostly worked in tv, on Tumble Leaf, and Ask the Storybots as an animator, i also interned at Laika some years ago, so i know a bit about features too! Happy to give you any insight i can, shoot me an email! ianbooneanimation@gmail.com

Thanks for reaching out, Ian! Nice to meet you. I'll send you and email with some of my questions :)

That's great you had some experience with Laika, too. All ears for some of your story. Watch for a message from carterstudios.online@gmail.com

great! i'll be on the lookout!

Reply to Discussion

RSS

MESSAGE BOARD CATEGORIES

STOPMO NEWBIES
basic stopmo discussion

ANIMATOR TALK
experienced animators looking to improve

CAMERA & STAGE
animation camera, lighting and moco rigs

ANIMATION TOOLS & EQUIPMENT
animation tool and rigging discussion

STOP MOTION & COMPUTERS
frame capture, editing, and post-production

STORY
script, storyboarding and storyreel discussion

SOUND
lip-sync, sound effects and music

YOUR STOPMO FILM PROJECT
discuss your stopmo film

ARMATURES
ball & socket and wire armature discussion

MACHINE SHOP
metalwork tool & talk

SCULPTING
sculpture information and advice

HAIR & COSTUME
materials, patterns and technique

CASTING
foam, silicone and resin

CLAY
clay puppet construction

GENERAL PUPPET MAKING
other puppet fabrication issues

STOP MOTION SETS
set design and construction information

MODEL DEPARTMENT
miniature prop discussion

MATTE PAINTINGS
glass matte paintings and backgrounds

GENERAL SPECIAL EFFECTS

STOP MOTION FILM DISCUSSION

FAVORITE STOP MOTION CHARACTERS

PRO ANIMATOR DISCUSSION

FILM FESTIVALS AND EVENTS

ANIMATION SCHOOLS

STOP MOTION BOOKS

STOP MOTION ON VIDEO

JOBS & PROJECTS
post here if you are looking for talent to hire

SWAP MEET
stop motion items for sale

CHAT BOARD
general discussion

SITE FEEDBACK
report bugs, comments and suggestions here

Latest Activity

Thomas Nicol posted a discussion

Krampusnacht Freeky Film Festival

Hey all! After years of attending/screening at/jurying for film festivals, I'm taking a crack at…See More
11 hours ago
Xiakeyra posted a video

pacman ANIMATION Play doh

pacman ANIMATION Play doh pacman animacion para niños animation clay kids for a kids CHILDREN BABY TOYS.
15 hours ago
Twin Tales posted a video

Scooby Doo meets Michael Myers (Parody)

Animated parody where Scooby Doo meets Michael Myers from Halloween. Voices by the always brilliant Benjamin Rudman. ( https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCNRmO...
Wednesday
Daniel Ruiz Lucero replied to Daniel Ruiz Lucero's discussion How did you guys pull this off?
"Hi Anthony!Thanks for replying! :)"
Tuesday

© 2019   Created by Anthony Scott.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service

.xg_widget_forum_index_index .xg_column.xg_span-7.xg_last {display:none;} .xg_widget_forum_topic_listForCategory .xg_column.xg_span-7.xg_last {display:none;} .xg_widget_forum_topic_show .xg_column.xg_span-7.xg_last {display:none;}