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Yes you can make it in the Film Business!

Vectorworks have a great range of free training videos. They are a great place to start, but pick the entry level ones as they cater right through to advance users.

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What you can do to do your Vectorworks 3D models in Cinema 4D

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There is always so much to know, learn and explore and we all know evolving with the industry is key to a successful career. The more we help our own field we strenghten it for ourselves as well as others. One cannot complain that Costume or Art department are loosing ground and scope of work if as a whole, if we are restricting common skills and knowledge.

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Features the work of Production Designer Gavin Bocquet, Set Decorator Elli Griff, Art Director Mark Scruton, Concept Artist Dominic Lavery and Assistant Art Director David Doran.

A new film from Christopher Nolan on which several of our members where involved, including Toby Britton.

Pan shot at Leavesden Studios. features the work of Art Director Mark Scruton, Set Decorator Dominic Capon, Concept Artists Peter McKinstry & Dominic Lavery, Storyboard Artists David Allcock, Stephen Forrest Smith & Nick Pelham; Draughtsman Dan Swingler and Junior Draughtswoman Sophie Neill.

Awarding winning TV series designed by Sonja Klaus

Cinderella featuring the work of Supervising Art Director Leslie Tomkins, Art Directors Anthony Caron-Delion & Paul Laugier, Senior Draughtswoman Patricia Johnson & Draughtmen/women Lydia Fry, Hugh McClelland, Liz Loach & Darren Tubby, Graphics Amy Grewcock & Co-ordinator Heather Noble.

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