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The VFX Process Behind 'Battleborn'

Ashley Lyons  (VFX Artist, Gearbox Software)

Location: Room 2006, West Hall

Date: Wednesday, March 20

Time: 11:30 am - 12:00 pm

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Topic: Visual Arts

Format: Session

Vault Recording: Video

Audience Level: All

In this lecture, Ashley will discuss how cartoonish and 2D visual effects were integrated into the 3D environment of 'Battleborn'. The talk will explain the creative process from concept to implementation, how each effect complimented the personality of its character, and the process behind it all.


Attendees should leave with a better understanding of how 2D elements should reside in a 3D space and a different idea of how to approach creating visual effects.

Intended Audience

The intended audience for the panel are those interested in visual effects and the visual effects process.