Creative Industries Centre

CGI & Visual Effects

CGI & Visual Effects

Name Dylan Shaw
Studied Advanced Diploma of Screen and Media (specialising in CGI and Visual Effects)
Faculty CGI and Visual Effects
Career Profile Roto/Paint Artist at Rising Sun Pictures

Dylan Shaw developed a passion for visual effects during high school and chose TAFE SA for the great range of topics to study in CGI and visual effects.

“I gained a vast knowledge of the industry and different software applications which I then applied to the real world and got myself a job within the industry. I gained interpersonal skills as well as team collaboration and communication skills.”

After graduating Dylan headed to Vancouver, Canada and found employment within two weeks at Waterproof Studios working as a Junior Compositor and then Gener8 as a Rotoscope Artisit.

Now at Rising Sun Pictures Dylan has worked on big name film such as Godzilla, Maleficent, Jupiter Ascending, Pan, Tarzan and Gods of Egypt.

Looking to the future Dylan sees himself continuing to work in the film industry and further his skillset and knowledge

“I would like to see myself in a leadership role mentoring new people within the industry.”