Allan McKay is an award winning Visual Effects Supervisor and Technical Director in Hollywood - join Allan as he interviews many of the leading experts in Hollywood about their careers, pitfalls and what they took to succeed, while also gaining a lot of core knowledge to help build your career, money and success and skills to make the biggest impact in your career AND in your life!
275 -- KeenTools Founder Roman Belov
In this Podcast, Allan McKay interviews Roman Belov, the Founder of KeenTools, about the origins and development of this software, its current usage and its potential, as well as the future of cloud based innovations.
274 -- Mike Janda and Tom Ross -- The Business of Design
In this Podcast, Allan McKay speaks to Mike Janda and Tom Ross about their Podcast Biz Buds; as well as working remotely, the most important skills for artists, successful branding, niching and how COVID-19 has affected the industry -- for the better!
273 -- When Clients Refuse to Pay
In this Podcast, Allan McKay dives into a few key subjects of how to get paid by your client, what to do when they refuse to pay, and most importantly -- how to protect yourself ahead of time.
272 -- VES Handbook Round Table
In this Podcast, Allan McKay interviews a panel of leading VFX Supervisors who have contributed their expertise to the 3rd Edition of The VES Handbook, along with the Co-Editor and the Chair of the VES Society Jeff Okun about the current and future state of the industry.
271 -- Quixel Megascans
In this Podcast, Allan McKay interviews Teddy Bergsman, the CEO of Quixel Megascans, about the history of the company, its tools and acquisition by Epic Games; as well as the impact and the future of machine learning.
270 -- Crafty Apes -- Aldo Ruggiero and Matt Akey
In this Podcast, Allan McKay speaks with Executive Producer Matt Akey and VFX Supervisor Aldo Ruggiero at Crafty Apes about the future of the VFX industry post the novel coronavirus, the new technological demands, artistic trends and innovations.
Great stuff to listen to while rotoscoping ;)
But seriously, if you’re thinking about going working in the VFX industry, or even better, going freelance in the industry: listen to the man, the Schwartz is definitly with him.
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