Escape Studios Unreal Connectors Training 

Welcome to the London Connectors program: maximising your Virtual Production (VP) potential in the heart of the global film and VFX industry.  

Escape Studios has been running career changing Unreal Engine courses for years as we were the first Unreal Engine Authorised Training Centre in the UK. In summer 2021 we ran the acclaimed 'Summer of Unreal' project for Epic Games. Additionally ScreenSkills, the screen agency for the UK’s media industries, ask us to run Unreal courses for VFX artists and film makers to accelerate in the UK film industry and increase it’s competitiveness.

Now Epic Games have asked us to run the Epic Connectors program

Escape Studios are running an intense training regime for all media professionals who want to dive deep into Unreal Engine, by exploring their own ideas with expert tuition from Escape Studios and an unparalleled curriculum designed by Epic themselves. 

Course details

  • Location: Online
  • Start date: 27th June 2022
  • Mode of study: Full time (Monday - Friday: 8am to 5pm)
  • Fees: £3,995
Unreal Connectors

Why study the London Connectors program?

Being based in London at the heart of one of the biggest media centres in the world, we are launching the London Connector program and working with some of the most dynamic and forward thinking companies in Virtual Production who are feeding in to our teaching resources to ensure you get contemporary and practical knowledge of how to apply Unreal Engine to the world of VP.
On our doorstep at Escape Studios are our industry partners such as Framestore, DNEG and Indistrial Light and Magic, also a range of new VP studio spaces and vendors such as Lux Machina, Halon, Dimension Studios and Bild, who are looking for new talent to fuel their VP projects. We also have links to the smaller studios whose innovation and inventiveness is seeing a wider adoption of real-time tools, like Blue-Zoo, the Third Floor, and LexHag.

So, if you are looking for a way to give your creativity a deep exposure to Unreal Engine, join us at the London Connector - wherever in the world you are based. 

Module breakdown

You will be taught by Unreal Engine Authorized Instructors on virtual machines (virtual workstations in the Cloud with dedicated GPU), alongside our technical assistants to support you with your projects. Lessons will also be recorded and you can access them at any time.

  • Week 1 - Pitch and storyboards
  • Week 2 - Environment layout and blocking mocap
  • Week 3 - Shot production
  • Week 4 - Lighting and shot rnhancement
  • Week 5 - Post production and render

Escape Studios is a UK Unreal Engine Authorized Training Center

We have partnered with Epic Games, the creator of Fortnite, Unreal Engine and Gears of War and more. With this partnership, we were the first Unreal Engine ATC in the UK to create a series of training courses in Unreal Engine for professionals to help you up your game.

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