Dome

Dome

Dome Project Assignments: Examples and Resources At Drexel, the Fulldome Projection project is typically assigned to Freshmen students, or students new to the Immersive Media Minor during the VRIM 110 Digital Imaging for VR/AR Media. Working through the assignment,...
Animation Festival 2020

Animation Festival 2020

June 12, 2020 – 1PM Eastern Daylight Time YouTube Stream: https://youtu.be/S0OWkKSaYFA Join us on Friday, June 12 at 1pm Eastern Time (Philadelphia) for screenings of this year’s Animation & VFX capstone projects! Animation Festival 2020 Countdown!...
Digital Media Showcase 2020

Digital Media Showcase 2020

Digital Media’s 20th Graduating Class! May 31, Noon Eastern Daylight Time See the showcase video on YouTube: https://youtu.be/3ofLz8o2vYg The second portion of the expo is here:  https://youtu.be/iekHye1YNyg It’s 2020 and Drexel’s Digital Media...
MEDIA, ARTS & DESIGN | AI CONFERENCE 2020

MEDIA, ARTS & DESIGN | AI CONFERENCE 2020

MEDIA, ARTS & DESIGN | AI CONFERENCE 2020 June 19, 2020 – 8AM Eastern Daylight Time Click Here To Register The Media, Arts & Design | AI 2020 conference is organised by the Center for Applied Game Studies @ Donau-Universität Krems, the Department of...
Media Arts and Design Blockchain Conference 2020

Media Arts and Design Blockchain Conference 2020

Welcome! May 2-3 2020 @ Drexel University – 100% Online Click Here To Register Drexel University’s Department of Digital Media, supported by the Education Arcade @ MIT, the LIVE LAB @ Texas A&M, the Department for Arts and Cultural Sciences @...
Alumni Work on Rise of Skywalker

Alumni Work on Rise of Skywalker

Feature film “Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker” features the work of Drexel Alumni… Will Muto (Class of 2009) – Pipeline Technical Director: Industrial Light &...
Drexel Students Take Honors in Thrill Design Competition

Drexel Students Take Honors in Thrill Design Competition

Congratulations to Drexel Students Malcolm Bornmann, Amanda Schiavone, Kevin Carbone, Quincy Cuthbertson, and Panote Nuchprayoon. Together, they represented Drexel’s Theme Park Engineering and Design club at the 2019 Ryerson Invitational Thrill Design...
Alumni Work on Frozen 2

Alumni Work on Frozen 2

Disney’s 2019 animated feature film Frozen II features work by Drexel Alumni: Amol Sathe (2009) — Lighting Supervisor Joyce Le Tong (2010) — Effects Animator...
VR Use in Making The Mandalorian

VR Use in Making The Mandalorian

How ‘The Mandalorian’ uses Epic’s Unreal Engine Disney+ is here, and one of its first big exclusive shows is Star Wars spinoff The Mandalorian. The series follows a mysterious bounty hunter as he takes on secretive job following the fall of the Empire. But outside of...
Alumni Work on The Mandalorian

Alumni Work on The Mandalorian

The Disney+ Streaming series The Mandalorian features the work of Drexel Alumni: Will Muto (Class of 2009) – Pipeline Technical Director: Industrial Light &...
Alumni Work on Terminator Dark Fate

Alumni Work on Terminator Dark Fate

2019 Feature Film Terminator – Dark Fate features the work of Drexel Alumni… James Spadafora (2012) — Pipeline Technical Director: ILM...
The Best College Video Game in America at Drexel

The Best College Video Game in America at Drexel

In the spring term of 2018, a group of Drexel University students created a video game for a group project. Exactly a year later, that same game won the E3 College Game Competition, one of the biggest game contest for college-level game designers. And if all of that...
CHOP AR

CHOP AR

The CHOP-AR “OPTIMISM” app was developed by students at Drexel University in partnership with the Children’s Hospital of Philadephia (CHOP). Patients at CHOP invented their own imaginary characters and worlds for them to live in. Using a variety of...
Alumni Work on Disney’s Lion King

Alumni Work on Disney’s Lion King

Disney’s 2019 feature film The Lion King features the work of Drexel Alumni… Girish Balakrishnan (2013) — Virtual Production Supervisor: MPC...
SIGGRAPH 2019 Meetup in LA

SIGGRAPH 2019 Meetup in LA

            Drexel SIGGRAPH Conference Gathering & Reception Wednesday, July 31, 6pm-8pm Pacific Time Tom’s Urban at L.A. Live 1011 S Figueroa Street Los Angeles, CA 90015 Join us in LA at Tom’s Urban in the to meet up...
Alumni work on Dark Phoenix

Alumni work on Dark Phoenix

2019 feature film X-Men: Dark Phoenix features work by Drexel Alumni: Ian Hartman (2017) — Visual Effects Artist : MPC...
Animation Festival 2019

Animation Festival 2019

Saturday, June 15 Noon – 2pm Westphal Annex Screening Room 3401 Filbert Street Philadelphia, PA 19104 Join us for the 2019 Animation Festival at the Westphal College of Media Art & Design’s Annex Screening Room on June 15, from noon to 2pm! This...
Digital Media Showcase 2019

Digital Media Showcase 2019

IMMERSIVE VIDEO IS ONLINE! Thank you to everyone who attended the 2019 Digital Media Showcase event. To see it again, watch the immersive, 360° video recording of the event posted on YouTube: Sunday, June 2 Showcase 2pm-4pm Expo 4pm-6pm International House Ibrahim...
Video-Game Engines Help Create VFX on Movie Sets in Real Time

Video-Game Engines Help Create VFX on Movie Sets in Real Time

Over the past few years, ILM has been developing a suite of virtual production tools that embraces a range of real-time technologies. Dubbed Stagecraft, these tools encompass the entire production process, from early set design with the help of VR headsets to visual...