Learn more about CG Spectrum's VFX courses in our live information session with Department Heads Daniel Hourigan (FX) and Sean Amlaner (Compositing)
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Start your career as a VFX Artist!
Join us for our live FX & Compositing Information Session with CG Spectrum Dept. Heads Daniel Hourigan (FX) and Sean Amlaner (Compositing), along with Yanchong Lai from our Student Admissions Team.
Learn more about everything covered in our VFX courses, the admissions process, career support services provided, success stories of former students, and what it's like to be part of the CG Spectrum Community.
If you have any questions about our school or online VFX courses, get in touch. We'll see you in class!
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- CG Spectrum is an online animation, VFX, digital painting, and game development school that brings the industry to you. Whether straight out of high school, changing careers, or upgrading skills, our goal is to help you build the job skills and confidence to pursue your dream career in film and games. Get more out of your education with world-class career training and mentorship from leading film and game industry experts.
Daniel Hourigan | CG Spectrum VFX Dept. Head - Daniel is a skilled Senior Houdini FX Artist with more than 15 years of experience working in 3D animation and VFX for film. Proficient in a range of professional VFX software including Houdini and Nuke, Daniel has been working as a Lead FX Artist at Method Studios on movies such as Terminator: Dark Fate, John Wick: Chapter 3 - Parabellum, and Aquaman. Other notable projects include Game of Thrones, The Wolverine and The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2.
Sean Amlaner | CG Spectrum Compositing Dept. Head - Sean has worked as a Compositing Supervisor, Senior Compositor, and Senior Artist Trainer for studios such as Technicolor VFX, Sony Pictures Imageworks, Walt Disney Animation Studios, Rhythm & Hues, and many others. During his career, he has had the opportunity to work on projects such as Star Trek: Picard, Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker and Avengers: Infinity War.
Yanchong Lai | CG Spectrum Course Advisor - Yan has experience working in post-production across several different roles (Production Coordinator, L&D Coordinator, and Talent Acquisition). She loves helping junior artists build a strong understanding of the production pipeline and where they fit within the industry. As one of CG Spectrum's Course Advisors, Yan can help with course and curriculum information, the application process, payment plan information, study options, and enrollment deadlines.