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Environment Design for Films and Games

Developing environments for the entertainment industry (Film/Games) is one of the cornerstones of the concept artist work.  Emphasis will be placed on “believability”, and some sort of grounding in familiarity. Additional topics include lighting, style, composition, and visual cues.

Students will learn to create quick thumbnails and develop a final piece that is suited for production needs.


Duration:36Hrs Across 6 Weeks

Schedule:6Hrs Class Every Saturday (Customization Available)

Award:Certificate of Participation

Software Taught:Adobe Photoshop

Grants Available:SSG, PSEA, UTAP

INSTRUCTORS

Mohd Zaki Bin Ragman

Topics Covered

  • Understanding Environment Design and use of perspective and composition.
  • Pipeline for Creating a Concept Environment
  • Creating One, two- and three-Point Perspective
  • Understanding and creating elements of an Environment
  • Creating and Texturing Rocks – Material Study (Different Examples can be Also
  • Shown Like Simple Props – Woods, Trees, concrete, rocks, and metal structure)
  • Designing a building using a 2-point perspective
  • How Environment affects the architecture of design.
  • Basic rules of composition silhouette practicing and understanding shape
  • The understanding color balance between warm and cold,
  • Creating Keyplates for Environment Production
  • Lighting in perspective and visual placement- Day & Night
  • Photo bashing Techniques for Environment Production

Learning Outcomes

  • Investigate and Explore different themes and styles for Environment Design
  • Create an imaginative, convincing, and believable Environment through spontaneous imagination and creativity with a sense of drama
  • Understand and use linear and empirical perspective
  • Learn characteristics of the composition

ADMISSION INFORMATION

UPCOMING INTAKES

Aug 2021
Nov 2021

Entry requirements

Age: 16 years old and above Recommended for Media Professionals and

Freelancers Open to both Singaporean & International Students (Including PR,

Student Pass, Work Permit, S Pass & E Pass)

Courses fess

Full Program Fees: SGD 2,354

Singaporean < 40Yrs & PR: SGD 1,814

Singaporeans > 40Yrs: SGD 554

SME Company-Sponsored: SGD 554

Grants Available

Self-sponsored students can use Skills Future Credit, PSEA, UTAP, and SEP. 75% attendance is mandatory to complete the program The student should submit and must pass the prescribed assessment (i.e. Practical Project) *For additional grant eligibility, please contact us.

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