An interview with Aaron Holly.Death Fall | Rigging for Feature Animation 1/2
...Drawing on years of production experience in various studios, Aaron guides you through the tools & techniques to rig a character typical of major Feature Animation studios completely, from head to toe.
Every chapter is complete and thorough, making sure that no step or information is skipped or glossed over.You will gain a complete and thorough understanding of the underlying concepts & tools of Rigging for Feature Animation.
Rigging for Feature Animation provides complete and thorough training for anyone interested in learning these tools & techniques for the first time and is equally valuable to those looking to add to their arsenal of techniques. About Aaron HollyCharacter Technical Director
has over ten years of production experience in Videogames, Visual Effects and Feature Animation studios
has worked in a number of studios and pipelines over the years he
is able to bring a wide range of experience, insight and knowledge to his
tutorials.Aaron first began taking 2D animation classes while getting his Bachelors Degree at UCLA.He then continued his studies at the Academy of Art College where he earned an MFA in Computer Arts and later, while working in visual effects, returned to teach classes and Graduate Directed Studies sessions.
After a few years in the Videogame industry Aaron
made the leap into Visual Effects at Tippett Studio
.He then went on to work at Industrial Light + Magic, ESC Entertainment and DreamWorks Animation.He
has worked on various projects including The Haunting
, Hollow Man, Mummy Returns, Time Machine.Matrix: Reloaded, Shark Tale and he
recently completed work on Meet The Robinsons.Aaron is currently working on American Dog as a Character Technical Director.