Becoming an animation artist is not as difficult as it once was! No longer do animators need to hand draw every frame with great artistic skill. These days, anyone–even those with little to no experience–are able to start learning how to animate with only a computer and a little time.
One of the key tools to know in the industry is Autodesk Maya, an industry standard for 3D modelling and animation. In this video, InFocus Film School instructor Miguel Rodriguez teaches the fundamentals of animating a bouncing ball in Maya.
Become an animation pro with the 3D Animation Program! Learn from industry professionals that have worked on some of Hollywood’s biggest films and earn your diploma in just 12 months. Talk to an admissions advisor today to learn more.
InFocus Film School is located on the traditional, ancestral, and unceded territory of the Coast Salish peoples, the Sḵwx̱wú7mesh (Squamish), Stó:lō and Səl̓ílwətaʔ/Selilwitulh (Tsleil-Waututh) and xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam) Nations.