Now mentored by creative VFX studio MPC Advertising

About this course

There’s a strong focus on creating a heavyweight technical showreel, so you’ll have everything you need to impress studios and compete for coveted, entry-level compositing jobs, such as a rotoscoping and prep artist. 

This course is perfect if you want to take your skills to a more technical level, whether you’re an aspiring compositing professional, a professional filmmaker looking to enhance your projects, or a student or graduate preparing for the job market. It will also suit 3D visual effects (VFX) artists wanting to boost their skills or move into 2D, plus students from a creative or technical background, keen to change career and get into VFX.

What to expect

If you're joining us on the 18th August, you'll benefit from:

  • A tour of MPC's central London studios on your first day!
  • A feedback session with a Comp Artist from MPC Advertising.

MPC Advertising is a creative studio that crafts spectacular visual experiences in any space, on any screen. Renowned for adding visual wonder and creative expertise to the advertising, film and entertainment industries, the team’s broad range of skill-sets provide a multitude of creative solutions, including concept design, pre-vis, shoot supervision, 2D compositing, 3D/CG effects, animation, motion design, software development, VR/AR projects, digital & experiential production, colour grading for advertising and any combination of these services.

Some recent projects include brand campaigns for clients such as John Lewis, Channel 4, Kohl’s, Samsung, PlayStation, Coca-Cola, and Dell.

You'll graduate with an Escape Studios Certificate of Achievement, a well-respected qualification within the industry, demonstrating you've studied an industry-based course and have the practical, hands-on skills studios are looking for.

Why Escape Studios?  

Escape Studios have been part of Pearson College London since 2013. Though we sprang into life in 2002, to solve the industry’s lack of educated, studio-ready VFX talent. Since then, over 4,000 people have graduated from Escape, going on to forge successful careers spanning across the whole VFX spectrum.

You’ll find Escapee Alumni behind many Oscar and Bafta nominated films, 100s of award-winning films and television shows and 1,000s of award-winning commercials. Our secret? Our intensive and fiercely vocational approach and a professional studio experience that trains VFX professionals to the latest industry standards.

Course summary

    Escape Studios West
    18 August 2017
    2 October 2017
    8 January 2018
    Full time
    18 weeks

Mentored by

Meet your tutor

Allar Kaasik
Compositing Tutor

Davi Stein
Head of 2D