Tick Talent Showcase 2014

Matt Leonard (Head of Training) at spherevfx was pleased to have represented The University of South Wales at the Creative Skillset event ‘Tick Talent Showcase 2014’.


Creative Skillset hosted a day of masterclasses, demonstrations, talks and panels, for students, graduates and tutors of Ticked courses, exploring the latest developments in ‘digital’, with industry experts.

Masterclasses included:

  • Realise demo: Transitioning Softimage to Houdini
  • CelAction: Software Innovation in 2D Workflows
  • Chaos Group demo: V-Ray in VFX and Animation
  • The Foundry: Indie Filmmaker with Nuke & Modo
  • The evening keynote speeches where given by Alex Hope (Double Negative MD) and Sam Fell (Director of Flushed Away, The Tale of Despereaux, and ParaNorman)

    The event was a showcase of students work from all the major Media Accademies from across the UK. Alongside The University of South Wales where:

  • Bournemouth University
  • University of Hertfordshire
  • National Film and Television School
  • University of Teesside
  • University of the West of England