DUVR Elections

DUVR Elections

DUVR ELECTIONS! As the 2017-18 school year comes to an end, Drexel’s VR / AR club is excited to announce our open elections for board member positions! With the president role filled by a senior member and advisory roles to support new board members, we’re looking for...
Q&A with Unity VR/AR Evangelist Dan Miller

Q&A with Unity VR/AR Evangelist Dan Miller

Presentation and Q&A with Dan Miller! Thursday April 26 – 9 PM – 11 PM URBN Center – Room 239- Screening Room Join us at Room 239 – Screening room ,for a presentation followed by a Q&A session with Unity VR/AR evangelist Daniel Miller....
Art Director Jesse Rosenthal Screening & Discussion

Art Director Jesse Rosenthal Screening & Discussion

FILM SCREENING & DISCUSSION WITH ART DIRECTOR JESSE ROSENTHAL Thursday, April 12, 2018 – 7:00 PM-9:30 PM   Fresh off the success of Marvel’s Black Panther and the Academy Award-winning Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri, Art Director Jesse...
DUVR First Meeting of Spring Term!

DUVR First Meeting of Spring Term!

DUVR – First Meeting of Spring Term Thursday April 5th, 9 pm URBN Center – Room 2A11 DUVR is having its first meeting of Spring term! We’ll play some VR games, talk about the industry, and announce our BIG plans for the upcoming term, all are...
Q & A With Girish Balakrishnan

Q & A With Girish Balakrishnan

Live Q & A With Girish Balakrishnan Friday, April 6th, 12:30-1:30 URBN Center ANNEX Screening Room Join us for a live Q & A session with notable Drexel alumni Girish Balakrishnan. While currently the Lead Virtual Production Developer at MPC, working on...
Alumni Work on Ready Player One

Alumni Work on Ready Player One

Steven Spielberg’s 2018 Feature Film Ready Player One features the work of Drexel Alumni… Girish Balakrishnan (2013) — Lead Virtual Production TD: Digital Domain Melissa Cell (2012) — Technical Director: Digital Domain Will Muto (2012) — Pipeline Technical...
ACELab 2018 Episode 03: Stereo 360 Production Tools

ACELab 2018 Episode 03: Stereo 360 Production Tools

Click here to visit ACELab360 page for a complete listing of all episodes In this episode, Nick Jushchyshyn provides an overview of some of the cameras, sound and other gear used to produce our Stereo 360° shows. Vimeo Link: https://vimeo.com/acelab/acelab360-201803...
ACELab 2018 Episode 02: VUZE Cameras with Jim Malcom

ACELab 2018 Episode 02: VUZE Cameras with Jim Malcom

Click here to visit ACELab360 page for a complete listing of all episodes Humaneyes US Product Manager Jim Malcom visits the ACELab studio to talk about the VUZE and new VUZE+ Stereo360 video cameras. Show Notes… VUZECamera Website: https://vuze.camera/ Vimeo...
Short Film Online: Honu

Short Film Online: Honu

Honu is an animation about the vastness and beauty of space. This non-narrative short film attempts to convey the ethereal allure of the final frontier through composition, scale and color. Honu was developed by a team of six undergraduate animation students at Drexel...
ACELab 2018 Episode 01: CES2018

ACELab 2018 Episode 01: CES2018

Click here to visit ACELab360 page for a complete listing of all episodes In this first episode of 2018, the team looks back at developments in VR, AR and 360 Video over the past year and looks ahead with a recap of some of the most interesting announcements from...
ACELab360 2018 Teaser

ACELab360 2018 Teaser

Click here to visit ACELab360 page for a complete listing of all episodes Quick (30sec) 360Stereo Teaser intro to our planned 2018 season of ACELab-360. Was a busy day in the studio with a film production underway so a little interesting to see the activity. Vimeo...
Alumni Work on Pixar’s Coco

Alumni Work on Pixar’s Coco

Pixar’s 2017 animated feature film Coco features the work of Drexel Alumni: David Lally (2010) – Crowds...
Jason Katz Visit, Nov. 15

Jason Katz Visit, Nov. 15

Jason Katz Story Supervisor at Pixar Visits Drexel WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 15th • 10:30am (Doors open 10:15am) Drexel University – Lebow Building 3220 Market Street GHALL 031 (Lower Level) Please RSVP by completing this form: Bit.ly/CocoPhilly Join us at 10:30 on...
Free Software for High Schools and Students

Free Software for High Schools and Students

            One of the most frequent questions asked by high school students at our open house events is “what software should I learn?”. The answer to that begins with … “It’s not just about the...
Feather Systems in Houdini

Feather Systems in Houdini

Feather Tools | Tighe Rzankowski | Houdini Hive at SIGGRAPH 2017 A talk on procedural tools created in Houdini for generating feathers, creating wings and applying feathers to a...
Houdini Castle Defender VR

Houdini Castle Defender VR

Gabriel is a Game Intern at SideFX. He graduated from Drexel University with a B.S. in Digital Media and an interest in Houdini for game development. In his presentation, Gabriel talks about the Castle Defender VR project. He walks through the creation of the Houdini...
Drexel SIGGRAPH Meetup 2017

Drexel SIGGRAPH Meetup 2017

            Drexel SIGGRAPH Conference Gathering & Reception Thursday, August 3, 6pm-8pm Pacific Time Tom’s Urban at L.A. Live 1011 S Figueroa Street Los Angeles, CA 90015 Thanks to all who attended our Drexel SIGGRAPH Reception...
Alumni Work on Spiderman Homecoming

Alumni Work on Spiderman Homecoming

Marvel Studios feature film Spiderman Homecoming features the work of Drexel Alumni: Nat Shaw (2011)  — FX Artist Melissa Cell (2012) — Technical Director Simon Littlejohn (2012) — FX...