FX ANIMATION Barcelona 3D School

Introduction

FX ANIMATION Barcelona 3D School is one of Europe’s top schools specialising in the different areas of 3D and Compositing, endorsed by the most important software companies worldwide: LightWave 3D Group, Autodesk, Next Limit, Sidefx, Solid Angle, Pixologic and The Foundry.

It stands out for:

  • High teaching levels
  • Laptop computer and education licence per master’s degree student
  • Own teaching method to provide the student with high levels of technical expertise
  • Study in small groups of 10 people maximum. Personalised treatment
  • Post-course technical advice
  • Students of multiple nationalities
  • Employment offers for students at internal level

If you wish to study with us and discover Barcelona, currently one of the most cosmopolitan and progressive cities, we offer the Programs to allow you to specialise in one of today’s fastest-growing professional sectors: Visual Effects, 3D Character Animation, Video Games, Archi-Viz, 3D for Photography and CGI for advertising.

Programs FXANIMATION

Open to students, graduates and professionals wishing to specialise in 3D and/or compositing. We prepare the students to enable them to enter the professional field or retrain them.

  • Face-to-face lessons in Barcelona.
  • Students of masters of 6 months duration or longer benefit from a laptop computer and the licences.
  • 10 students maximum per class.
  • 3 hours daily 4 days a week, Monday to Thursday.
  • Taught in English
  • Lessons are held in a 100% practical manner, with ongoing exercises.

Title issued by Private Master FXAnimation:

To obtain it the student must have a university degree equivalent to a bachelor or diploma. Otherwise, the student will obtain a certificate of accreditation issued by FXAnimation. The real value of this training is the Demorrel work and final project that students created during their training, which will allow access to employment.

With the objective of enabling the students to enter the working world directly, they will complete their demo reel during the Masters, with the class exercises performed under the tutorship of their teacher.

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A pass requires a dissertation to be submitted (individual lessons are available for this purpose outside scheduled class hours), to be undertaken once the Masters is completed and the real demo has been approved. For the accomplishment of the project, the school includes in-class or online personalised tutorials.

All students who have passed will benefit from post-course technical assistance and may access all internship and employment offers.Laptop included in more than 6 months Masters.

This school offers programs in:
  • English
  • Spanish

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Programs

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Master

3D Master VFX And Postproduction

Campus Full time 13 months Open Enrollment Spain Barcelona

Master focused on creating visual effects ES100% practical and learn all the production process, from modeling, texturing, shading / lighting, animation and rendering to postproduction and final shaped. [+]

Next call: October 3, 2016 October 2016 - REGISTRATION OPEN Duration: 13 months + 3 months of final project. Places: 12 Headquarters: Barcelona Description and purpose Master focused on creating visual effects ES100% practical and learn all the production process, from modeling, texturing, shading / lighting, animation and rendering to postproduction and final shaped. The ultimate goal is the integration of students work as a professional coach in VFX. Requirements  Computer knowledge at user level, medium / advanced. Be 21 years or have made a career in FX ANIMATION. The Master starts from scratch Previous training is required specified It is oriented and will have priority enrollment: Professionals with demonstrable work experience who want to switch careers or recycled. Those who come from previous training in technical or artistic areas of higher vocational training, university degrees, postgraduate, masters, unregulated private training equivalent including: - Film and Media - Degree of interactive digital content - Graphic Design - Multimedia degree. - Drawing - 2D / 3D Animation - Audiovisual - training cycle Superior 3D games and interactive environments grade. - Fine Arts - Programming - Computers - U other areas of the industry - Engineering Career prospects professional technician postproduction, digital compositing and VFX for film, advertising, TV and video games. Our students have worked to finish his training, in films such as Hercules, the origin of the legend. This training is supported by leading professionals internationally as Rob Powers (Avatar, Tintin ...) and Felix Balbas (Avatar, The Lord of the Rings, Harry Potter ...) among others. Dip into employment Training is completely practical and the students start from the first day to work as if they were in a real working environment, diving into the technical, creative processes and software latest used today by artists 3D Graphics industry VFX . In this Master students can perform a project Training in Hollywood (Space Command, feature film saga created by one of the writers of the Star Trek series, Marc Zeecre) [-]

Master de especialización en Dirección de Fotografía para Cine

Campus Full time 1 year Open Enrollment Spain Barcelona

Enseñamos cine y ponemos la tecnología a su servicio sin perder su esencia más pura: EL ARTE DE CONTAR HISTORIAS. [+]

Inicio el 3 de Octubre 2016 ¡Incluye portatil de última generación! Prácticas: Fotografías en 35 mm con luz natural Con cámara HD Sony EX1 XDCam Con cámara Canon EOS 5D III Mark Con cámara RED ONE Dirección de Fotografía y Operador de cámara en cortometrajes de alumnos de Dirección Cinematográfica Te ofrecemos un curso único en Barcelona, en el que realizarás una práctica propia en cada uno de los distintos formatos de cine digital en alta definición: HD-XdCam, Red One, Canon EOS 5D Mark III. Si buscas una formación completa práctica y teórica en el mundo de la Dirección de Fotografía, este curso te dotará de las herramientas técnicas y narrativas necesarias para llegar a ser un gran Director/a de Fotografía. Dirigido a personas sin experiencia, técnicos que quieran mejorar en su dominio de la imagen y ampliar conocimientos, y realizadores que deseen comprender y asimilar la técnica. [-]

Master In Design And Character Animation

Campus Full time 16 months Open Enrollment Spain Barcelona

The goal is to train students as character animators. They dominate not only the principles and techniques of animation but develop their talent for their creations expression necessary to convey emotions. [+]

Next call: October 3 October 2016 - REGISTRATION OPEN Duration: 13 months + 3 months of final project. Places: 10 Headquarters: Barcelona Description and purpose The goal is to train students as character animators. They dominate not only the principles and techniques of animation but develop their talent for their creations expression necessary to convey emotions. In this Master, you are working to deepen the (Maya) software and professional animation techniques. It is aimed at anyone who wants to specialize in animation. Requirements  Computer knowledge at user level, medium / advanced. Be 21 years or have made a career in FX ANIMATION. -The Master start from scratch No prior training is required specified It is oriented and will have priority enrollment: - Professionals with demonstrable work experience who want to switch careers or recycled. - All people who come from previous training in technical or artistic areas of higher vocational training, university degrees, postgraduate, masters, unregulated private training equivalent including: - Film and Media - Degree of interactive digital content - Drawing - Degree Multimedia. - Audiovisual - training cycle of higher level 3D games and interactive environments. - Fine Arts - 2D / 3D Animation - Computers - Programming - Engineering - Graphic Design - U other areas of the sector Career prospects Professional technical in character animation for film, advertising and video games. Professional technical in character design for animated films and video games. This training is recognized by leading industry professionals internationally as Edu Martin (Pixar) among others. Dip into employment Training is completely practical and the students start from the first day to work as if they were in a real working environment, diving into the technical, creative processes and software latest used today by artists 3D Graphics animation industry . Our students have worked to finish his training, projects like Bubble Bip (Triacom, Super3) and the series "DreamWorks Dragons" (Dreamworks) [-]

Master Of Specialization In Design And Art 3d Games

Campus Full time 13 months Open Enrollment Spain Barcelona

The goal is for students to advance their knowledge specializing in 3D video game art. It will work on modeling, texturing and animating creatures, advanced animation, facial animation and Oculus. [+]

Next call: October 2016 - REGISTRATION OPEN Duration: 10 months + 3 months of final project. Sleeps: 10-12 Headquarters: Barcelona Description and purpose The goal is for students to advance their knowledge specializing in 3D video game art. It will work on modeling, texturing and animating creatures, advanced animation, facial animation and Oculus. Students will complete a final project and as part of other training classes 3D will participate in a workshop production. It is aimed at both experienced 3D professionals and students in the sector to have a solid knowledge in 3D. Requirements  3D demonstrable knowledge and experience in the sector. It is recommended to have an interview with the teacher and the presentation of demo reel. Seminars and master classes - Training on a real production project: 4 hours a day outside school hours. Career prospects High-level specialized in video game design and 3D art, interactive applications, modeling of characters, environments and props, character animator, technical texturing. Dip into employment This training is recognized by the leading industry producers at international level and Kerad Moonbite Games, among others. [-]

Masters In Design And Art 3d Games

Campus Full time 16 months October 2016 Spain Barcelona

The aim is to teach students to control the entire creative and technical process to generate a 3D game from creating environments, to character design, modeling, sculpting, rigging, texturing, animation, visual effects exportable, creating tools for production, creating extreme detail and optimization of all the material for use in the 3D graphics engine in real time using the latest techniques in the industry as low poly modeling, rigging by geometry, normal mapping, LOD (level of detail), light mapping and shading. [+]

Next call: October 2016 - REGISTRATION OPEN Duration: 13 months + 3 months Final Project Places: 10 Headquarters: Barcelona Description and purpose The aim is to teach students to control the entire creative and technical process to generate a 3D game from creating environments, to character design, modeling, sculpting, rigging, texturing, animation, visual effects exportable, creating tools for production, creating extreme detail and optimization of all the material for use in the 3D graphics engine in real time using the latest techniques in the industry as low poly modeling, rigging by geometry, normal mapping, LOD (level of detail), light mapping and shading. It is aimed at anyone who wants to work in the field of 3D Video: people who come from the world of 3D programming, 3D animation or traditional, the audiovisual sector. Requirements  Computer knowledge at user level, medium / advanced. Be 21 years or have made a career in FX ANIMATION. - The Master you start from scratch - a pre-specified training required It is oriented and will have priority enrollment: - Professionals with demonstrable work experience who want to switch careers or recycled. - All people who come from previous training in technical or artistic areas of higher vocational training, university degrees, postgraduate, masters, unregulated private training equivalent including: - Graphic Design - Degree of interactive digital content - Drawing - Multimedia degree. - Audiovisual - training cycle of higher level 3D games and interactive environments. - Fine Arts - 2D / 3D Animation - Computers - Programming - Engineering - U other areas of the sector Career prospects Technical professional 3D design and art for video games, interactive applications, modeling of characters, environments and props, character animator, texturizer. Designer and concept art. Dip into employment Training is completely practical and the students start from the first day to work as if in a real working environment. Immersing himself in the technical, creative processes and latest softwares used today by artists Graphics 3D video game industry. Our students have worked to finish his training as Zoombeer projects (Moonbite) or Golden Manager (Kerad Games) [-]

Master Specialization In 3D For VFX Houdini

Campus Full time 10 months July 2017 Spain Barcelona

This Master is aimed at professionals with 3D experience, students of Master 3D VFX and postproduction for similar formations or students who want to master the most advanced technologies to create high-level visual effects tools. [+]

Next call: January 2017 - OPEN ENROLLMENT Duration: 10 months + 3 months of final project. Places: 12 Headquarters: Barcelona Description and purpose To train students in advanced unobtainable with other software VFX. This training (endorsed by SideFX) is estructuradasegún demand of the most prestigious visual effects studios in the world and is designed to create visual effects tools with Houdini, the standard software industry VFX and complemented with Real Flow simulation fluids and Python script language essential in pipelines senior post. Geometry and travel tools, particle effects and dynamics will be developed; fire, smoke, fluids ... The ultimate goal is the integration of students work as VFX specialist. This Master is aimed at professionals with 3D experience, students of Master 3D VFX and postproduction for similar formations or students who want to master the most advanced technologies to create high-level visual effects tools. In this Master students can perform a project Training in Hollywood (Space Command, feature film saga created by one of the writers of the Star Trek series, Marc Zeecre) Requirements  Demonstrable knowledge of 3D and postproduction. Interview with Professor. Monitoring and masterclasses Seminar Arnold Render. Training in actual production. Career prospects Senior technical specialist in VFX for film, advertising and TV.Nuestros students have worked to finish his training, in films like Guardians of the Galaxy (MPC) and currently in The Jungle Book (Disney) This training is supported by the most outstanding professionals internationally and Pablo Gimenez (Captain America, Iron Man 2, Skyfall ...) among others. [-]

Master Superior Design And Art 3d Games

Campus Full time 28 months October 2016 Spain Barcelona

Teach students to control the entire creative and technical process to generate a 3D game from scratch working environments, character design, modeling, sculpting, texturing, rigging, animation, visual effects exportable, creating tools for production, creation detail end and optimization of all the material for use in the 3D graphics engine to the advanced modeling and animation (creatures) facial animation and Oculus. [+]

Next call: October 2016 - REGISTRATION OPEN Duration: 2 academic years + 4 months Final Project Sleeps: 10-12 Headquarters: Barcelona Description and purpose Teach students to control the entire creative and technical process to generate a 3D game from scratch working environments, character design, modeling, sculpting, texturing, rigging, animation, visual effects exportable, creating tools for production, creation detail end and optimization of all the material for use in the 3D graphics engine to the advanced modeling and animation (creatures) facial animation and Oculus. It is aimed at anyone who wants to work in the field of 3D video games, people who come from the world of 3D programming, traditional and 3D animation, audiovisual, multimedia or computer. Requirements  Computer user level and knowledge of the Windows environment. Be 21 years or have made a career in FX ANIMATION. The Master starts from scratch; no previous training is required. It is oriented and will have priority enrollment professionals with demonstrable work experience, people who come from previous training in technical or artistic areas of higher vocational training, university degrees, postgraduate, masters or equivalent unregulated private training. Career prospects - 3D Artist for entertainment areas as film, advertising and television - Technical 3D technical areas such as automotive design, product design, set design, archeology, etc. Dip into employment Training is completely practical and the students start from the first day to work as if they were in a real working environment, diving into the technical, creative processes and software latest used today by artists 3D Graphics industry VFX . [-]

Specialization Master 3D Character Animation

Campus Full time 10 months October 2016 Spain Barcelona

The goal is for students to advance in their knowledge of animals and encouraging 3D animation and advanced rigs make animations with professional quality. [+]

Next call: October 2016 - REGISTRATION OPEN Duration: 10 months + 3 months of final project. Places: 10 Headquarters: Barcelona Description and purpose The goal is for students to advance in their knowledge of animals and encouraging 3D animation and advanced rigs make animations with professional quality. You will learn to make actings such as fights, flights, character interaction, etc. The final draft of the Master is to produce an animated short. Requirements  Demonstrable knowledge and experience in 3D character animation. They should know the principles of animation, lipsync-body mechanics, acting and modeling and basic rig. Recomineda is an interview with the teacher. Seminars and master classes Training on a real production project: 4 hours a day outside school hours. Career prospects Senior specialized technical in character animation for film, advertising and video games. Dip into employment Training is completely practical and the students start from the first day to work as if they were in a real working environment, diving into the technical, creative processes and software latest used today by artists 3D Graphics animation industry . Our students have worked to finish his training, projects like Bubble Bip (Triacom, Super3) and the series "DreamWorks Dragons" (Dreamworks) [-]

Top Master In 3D Character Animation

Campus Full time 28 months October 2016 Spain Barcelona

The goal is for students to learn from scratch to master biped character animation, animals and creatures, learning from the principles of animation to animation and rigging end. [+]

Next call: October 2016 - REGISTRATION OPEN Duration: 2 academic years + 4 months Final Project Sleeps: 10-12 Headquarters: Barcelona Description and purpose The goal is for students to learn from scratch to master biped character animation, animals and creatures, learning from the principles of animation to animation and rigging end. It is addressed to people who want to train as animators and character designers and professionals with experience 3D. Requirements  Computer user level and knowledge of the Windows environment. Be 21 years or have made a career in FX ANIMATION. The Master starts from scratch; no previous training is required. It is oriented and will have priority enrollment professionals with demonstrable work experience, people who come from previous training in technical or artistic areas of higher vocational training, university degrees, postgraduate, masters or equivalent unregulated private training. Seminars and master classes Training on a real production project: 4 hours a day outside school hours. Career prospects Senior specialized technical in character animation for film, advertising and video games. Character designer, modeler, concept art. Dip into employment Our students have worked to finish his training, projects like Bubble Bip (Triacom, Super3) and the series "DreamWorks Dragons" (Dreamworks) [-]

Top Master In Vfx

Campus Full time 28 months October 2016 Spain Barcelona

The goal is for students to learn from scratch to dominate the entire production process for 3D VFX and postproduction up to the advanced level with the most popular softwares and techniques at national and international level. [+]

Next call: October 3 October 2016 - REGISTRATION OPEN Duration: 2 academic years + 4 months Final Project Places: 12 Headquarters: Barcelona Description and purpose The goal is for students to learn from scratch to dominate the entire production process for 3D VFX and postproduction up to the advanced level with the most popular softwares and techniques at national and international level. The ultimate goal is the integration of students work as a specialist in VFX and postproduction. It is addressed to people who want to make the VFX their profession as well as audiovisual professionals who want recycled or redirect their career, students of 3D cinema, multimedia, communication and audiovisual who want to specialize in VFX or add value to his job. Total hours FX: approximate times are calculated based on the student's dedication required to follow the course and the fulfillment of the project deliverables and reels. It does not include the hours of mandatory seminars. Requirements  Computer user level and knowledge of the Windows environment. Be 21 years or have made a career in FX ANIMATION. The Master starts from scratch; no previous training is required. It is oriented and will have priority enrollment professionals with demonstrable work experience, people who come from previous training in technical or artistic areas of higher vocational training, university degrees, postgraduate, masters or equivalent unregulated private training. Monitoring and masterclasses Audiovisual language seminar. Practice shooting. HDRI uptake. Arnold Render Career prospects Professional technician postproduction and digital compositing and high-level specialist in VFX for film, advertising and TV.Nuestros students have worked to finish his training, in films such as Hercules, the origin of the legend, Guardians of the Galaxy (MPC) and currently in The Jungle Book (Disney). This training is supported by leading professionals internationally as Rob Powers (Avatar, Tintin ...) Felix Balbas (Avatar, The Lord of the Rings, Harry Potter ...) and Pablo Gimenez (Captain America, Iron Man 2, Skyfall …) among others. Dip into employment In this Master students can perform a project Training in Hollywood (Space Command, feature film saga created by one of the writers of the Star Trek series, Marc Zeecre) [-]

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Demo reel. Trabajos de los alumnos de FX ANIMATION

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FX ANIMATION Barcelona 3D School
Rambla de Catalunya 53-55 4ºH

Barcelona, 08007 ES