Kansas City’s deep-rooted and storied animation history is alive and well thanks to creators like Carson Catlin, VMLY&R senior motion designer. We’re fortunate to be granted a peek inside his animation world where innovation thrives, and stories come to life. Join us on October 10 as Catlin discusses a few of his most compelling projects to date. As he walks us through his work, he’ll discuss challenges faced, hurdles overcome, and the skills required to achieve impressive results. Following this behind-the-scenes glimpse, Catlin will host a live demo, highlighting a few of his most trusted techniques in order to share his knowledge and help other animators realize new possibilities.
Bio: Inspired by Toy Story in 1995, Carson Catlin found a career path that mixed two of his favorite things - Cartoons & Computers. He began teaching himself 3d animation and some minor video editing. A few years later he landed his first job in the industry as a Promotions producer at a TV station in Evansville, IN. From there, he went to work for a few agencies, a post house or two and a brief stint at ESPN. Now he spends his working hours as the Motion Director at VMLY&R and evenings exploring motion design and 3D animation. Follow Carson on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/carsoncatlin/ and check out some of his work: https://vimeo.com/memakepretty.
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