E_scape Hub

At Escape Studios, we believe that learning goes beyond the classroom. Our E_scape Hub is packed with essential online learning resources and opportunities for professional development, so you can continue learning from the comfort of your own home.

Online Events

Find out more about our courses and student life at Escape Studios by attending one of our live online events.

Online Taster Days
 

Get a hands-on feel for what it's like to study with us by joining one of our online practical sessions.

Register now - online

Live Short Course and Postgraduate Online Open Evening

Learn more about our range of courses that will help you get ahead in the industry.  

Wednesday 17th June - online

Live Undergraduate Online Open Day
 

Discover what it’s like to study with us and get all your questions answered at our Online Open Day.

Saturday 20th June - online

The VFX Festival Virtual Series

The VFX Festival hosted by Escape Studios, is a celebration of visual effects, animation, games and motion graphics.

The VFX Festival Virtual Series -
Inspiring Talk

'Launching the Sea Dragon: the relationship between FX and Compositing' by lead VFX Artists from Union VFX - for students under 18 years old, their parents and teachers.

Thursday 21st May - online

The VFX Festival Virtual Series -
Animating Total War

Lead Animator for Total War: Warhammer, Elliot Maren, will provide an overview of the animation techniques used in the award-winning series. 

Tuesday 26th May - online

The VFX Festival Virtual Series -
The next 10 years

It’s 2020; a good time to look forward to the next ten years with a group of experts from across digital media to identify and predict future trends in the screen industries.

Tuesday 16th June - online

The VFX Festival Virtual Series -
From TV to Feature

Jellyfish Pictures’ CG Supervisor Manuel Reyes will take attendees on the company’s journey in creating DreamWorks Animation’s How to Train Your Dragon: Homecoming.

Tuesday 14th July - online

The VFX Festival Virtual Series -
MPC on CG Characters

Marcus Dryden, Creative Director at MPC Advertising, will demonstrate how to bring stories to life with characters, creatures, cars, environments, and even food.

Thursday 24th July - online

Webinar Series

Pick up expert insights and master a new skill from the comfort of your own home.

2D vs. 3D Webinar Series: Episode 6

Jonathan McFall, our VFX tutor, will show new key techniques in hard-surface modelling in Zbrush.

Wednesday 27th May, 5:00-6:00 PM - online

2D vs. 3D Webinar Series: Episode 7

Our Compositing tutor, Allar Kaasik, will demonstrate morphing and how you can use this technique to create the 'invisible' VFX of clean-up.

Wednesday 3rd June, 5:00-5:30 PM - online

Careers

Check out our course Prospectus, download our Showreel Guide or take our Careers Quiz - we’ve got plenty of online content that will help you learn about the VFX, animation, games and motion graphics industries and how to start your creative career. 

Free Online Mini Courses

This summer we're offering live, online mini courses to help students, teachers, parents and the public learn something new. Available to all, for free

Sign-up below.  

Mobile Video Production

Start date: 1st June 2020

Duration: 1 week

Find out more and sign up here

Introduction to 3D Animation

Start date: 8th June 2020

Duration: 1 week

Find out more and sign up here

Introduction to Unreal Engine 4

Start date: 15th June 2020

Duration: 1 week

Find out more and sign up here

Introduction to VFX in Houdini

Start date: 22nd June 2020

Duration: 1 week

Find out more and sign up here

Video Resources

Check out our students' award-winning work, previous webinars hosted by our tutors and talks featuring guests from globally renown studios.