January 13: Gavin Morrissey & Roman Ivashnev at Critical Mass

We’re starting the New Year right with our friends at Critical Mass. Gavin Morrissey and Roman Ivashnev will break down their latest Nissan project, which stars Mickey Rourke, Carl Weathers, and Raymond Cruz (Tuco from Breaking Bad). They’ll show us how they built a production pipeline connecting Vue to Cinema 4D. They will also show some camera mapping techniques …

November 4: Chris Schmidt & Nick Campbell at Tribeca Flashpoint

We have a new venue for our next meetup. Join us in the “Matrix” room at Tribeca Flashpoint in the Loop. Chris and Nick will be showing off Topcoat, the newest Greyscalegorilla plugin. And we’ll have another surprise for you too. Space is limited, so be sure to pick up a free ticket See you there! When: Wednesday November …

Half Rez 4: September 9 at Lincoln Hall

Thanks to the amazing Chicago motion graphics community, we’ve had a problem. Since our first Half Rez in in 2012, we keep finding bigger venues each year, and you keep filling them up. So we’ve made our biggest leap yet this year, and we’re excited to announce that Half Rez 4 will happen Wednesday September …