All Chapter Events

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Tue, 10/11/2011

Wemo Media and the Los Angeles Chapter of ACM SIGGRAPH invite you to a special behind the scenes look at "The Blu", a new on-line social media experience in collaboration with Hollywood and Academia. This is an RSVP event.

Tue, 09/09/2014

A discussion on the state of visual effects industry currently, and a look to the future.

Tue, 02/08/2011

An overview of stereo post-production including capture, stereo compositing, stereo editing and stereo conversion.

Sun, 10/17/2010

** NOTE DATE CHANGE **
** You Must RSVP To Attend **
The animation director and visual effects supervisor of the film show and tell all about the challenges in bringing the inhabitants of Underland to life.

Sun, 10/17/2010

Screening of Tim Burton's ALICE IN WONDERLAND.

Sun, 10/17/2010

SUNDAY IN THE PARK WITH ALICE:
The talented technicians behind Tim Burton's ALICE IN WONDERLAND

Sat, 12/04/2010

A Saturday joint event with the Visual Effects Society (VES) for a screening of Disney's "Tangled". This event is only open to current LA ACM SIGGRAPH Chapter members plus one guest per member.

Tue, 12/14/2010

The R&D team will discuss the pipeline and elements created for Disney’s retelling of the Rapunzel story.

Tue, 11/12/2013

The digital artists from the original 'Jurassic Park' will participate in a panel discussion on the seminal animation they created and how they changed the visual effects industry. A screening of the documentary on Steve "Spaz" Williams, titled 'The Wizard of Awe' will preceed the discussion.

Tue, 12/10/2013

The location of this event has changed to Otis. Do NOT go to Sony. Use the link below for directions to Otis. No reservations are required.

The way productions are run is changing, and the way the pipelines are built is changing rapidly. Smaller studios, telecommuting artists, and remote studios are the new normal. What skills does a pipeline td need to keep ahead of the curve? Our panel will speak about what you need to know to get ahead and build a better pipeline.

Tue, 04/20/2010

Date Changed - Third Tuesday in April Park in the Van Ness structure: $ 5.00
Moving processor intensive tasks to the GPU: Rendering & Pre-computation

Tue, 12/08/2009

A panel discusses the evolving workflows having a profound effect on the work of all 3D animators as well as 2D departments who now do the "finish work" like never before using Flame, Combustion, Toxik, and Nuke.

Wed, 12/10/2008

Walt Disney Animation Studios presents the making of Bolt.

Tue, 05/13/2014

Exciting development in the games industry.

Fri, 01/21/2011

Twenty-eight years ago when the Los Angeles SIGGRAPH Chapter was formed, the first presentation was on TRON. Join the artists at Digital Domain as they discuss the new installment in the story of code writer Flynn. Also, present will be visual effects artists from the 1982 TRON.

Tron Legacy