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Nataliia Gaida – Student Spotlight

Hi! I am Nataliia (you may call me Natalie :)). I lived in Ukraine before, and now I am back home to my small town in West Ukraine. I am a former illustrator and Fullbright scholar. This is my final quarter at SCAD, now I am a few weeks away from getting my MFA in […]

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Dejanna (DJ) Price – Student Spotlight

Dejanna (DJ) Price is a junior animation student with an interest in production management.

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Brendan Casey – Student Spotlight

My name is Brendan Casey, and I am a 3rd year Graduate Student pursuing my MFA in 3D Animation! I am from Fairfax, Virginia and I received my BFA in Digital Arts from Virginia Tech in 2018 before coming to SCAD. During my time here I have had the opportunity to be a part of […]

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Olivia Trotter – Spotlight Student

Tell us about yourself! Hi there! I am an animation senior with a minor in motion media. I’ll be graduating with a BFA in animation in spring of 2020 and a MFA in motion media design in spring of 2022. In my time here I’ve participated in the projection club and MOME love and am […]

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Michael Tanzillo – Life After SCAD

Tell us about yourself! Born in Chicago. Spent a long time in Columbus, Ohio. I went to undergrad at Ohio State where I got a degree in Art/Photography. Went to SCAD and received my MFA in Visual Effects in 2008. I am currently a Senior Lighting Artist at Blue Sky Studios and in the process […]

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Holly Partridge – Spotlight Student

Tell us about yourself! Hi! My name is Holly, and I am a senior animation student here at SCAD. I was born and raised in Ottawa, Illinois! I am a 3D character animator, with an interest in VFX creature animation as well. I am currently directing the senior capstone film, “Crafted,” and I am Head […]

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Mason Smigel

Tell us about yourself! My name is Mason Smigel, I’m a freshman starting my second quarter at SCAD. My main focus is on character modeling, rigging, and I have recently been experimenting with tool development in Python and Pymel. I’ve been lucky enough to work as a character modeler on the senior film Monkey Thief […]

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Cameron Brown

Tell us about yourself! Hello all! My name is Cameron Brown, producer, storyteller, and yes…resident gamer! I have lofty dreams of becoming the next great producer in the field of animation! I developed a passion for the animated picture at an early age, where I became fascinated in the medium’s pipeline and endless possibilities. I […]

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Peter Kerkvliet

Tell us about yourself! Hello, I am Peter Kerkvliet, and I am a Junior at SCAD. I was born and raised in Minnesota. I am specializing in 3D character animation and I aspire to work on feature films or games. I am currently an animation lead on SCAD Animation Studio’s first film “Bearly”. What area […]

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Zachary Ates

Tell us about yourself! My name is Zachary Ates and I am a senior studying 3D character animation! I’m not only just a character animator but a director, producer, illustrator, dog lover and head personal assistant to senior effects animator Troy Gustafson. I am a man of many talents and interests. Have always been one […]