VFX PRIME - Arena Animation - Barasat



Arena VFX Prime is a comprehensive program that trains students end-to-end in all aspects of visual effects to make them job-ready VFX professional.

It gives a thorough grounding in all the fundamentals & techniques of VFX, Animation – 2D and 3D, typography, digital filmmaking, FX, Dynamics & simulation and also trains on the latest technologies and tools used in the Visual Effects industry.


  • Understand concepts of Design,Composition &  Visualization
  • Understand typography
  • Describe importance of various ustrations to be used for print media
  • Understanding the Fundamentals & Techniques of Cinematography and Photography
  • Explain the evolution and importance of animation
  • Discuss the various storytelling techniques and the basics of scriptwriting
  • Describe importance of anatomy in animation
  • Construct poses in different action
  • Use Image Editing tools and retouch images
  • Understand sound & video editing
  • Create storyboards and animatics
  • Describe the principles of animation and apply the same
  • Prepare 3d models using various modeling tools
  • Create and edit textures which are the most vital contributing factors to the aesthetics of the animation
  • Create dramatic studio lighting using the various lighting techniques in Maya
  • Apply rigging on various models
  • Create Walk Cycle
  • Create Crowd Simulation using Golaem
  • Use Arnold renderer for rendering
  • Visualize complex scenes before filming
  • Apply compositing techniques on videos
  • Understand wire removal and roto paint techniques
  • Apply color correction techniques to match the vfx output
  • Apply keying on green screen footages
  • Apply camera tracking on footages for vfx scenes
  • Describe the various compositing techniques on matte painting
  • Explain the concept of framing and 3D placement of matte painted layers to create depth in a scene
  • Explain matchmoving techniques

Job Profiles

Term 1

  • Graphic Designer

  • Illustrator

  • Storyboard Artist

  • Video Editor

Term 2

  • 3D Modeler

  • 3D Animator

  • Rigging Artist

  • Texturing Artist

  • Lighting Artist

  • Rendering Artist

Term 3

  • Compositor

  • Pre-Viz Artist

  • VFX Artist

  • Roto & Paint Artist

  • Matchmove Artist

  • Tracking Artist