The Future of Animation
The future of animation is up for grabs. Speaking with Vancouver Film School’s (VFS) Colin Giles, who is head of the Animation department, it is clear the idea of animators being siloed into film or TV work and to focus on traditional animation, is coming to an end.
Animators need to be adaptable, but in doing so will find many industries are converging, and skills needed for visual effects can be used in video games and the Metaverse.
The Metaverse is linked to NFT art and Web3, but one thing is clear: animators will be in demand.
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