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Summer 2016 Intern - Wei Jin

An internship is very important for anyone wants to work in the creative field. However, the sluggish economy doesn't help college students looking for internships. After many unanswered emails and applications to other companies, I remembered a good friend of mine had a good internship in the previous year which lead to employment at Epic Software Group. So I decided to contact him to see if I could get an internship. To my surprise, I found out they are taking internships every summer! …

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The Epic Creative Co-Op – An Alternative to Traditional Office Space

THE WOODLANDS, Texas,  June 27, 2016 – four years ago, Vic Cherubini, President of the epic software group set out to build a new kind of work environment – a place specifically designed for creators.  Unlike traditional office buildings which can be sterile and uninspiring, he envisioned a structure different from the rest.  The building would be designed around the use of upcycled items including 11 cargo containers, and other environmentally friendly materials. …

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Ashley Arrizola - My Internship at epic software group…

December 26, 2013 – I found out about epic software while doing research to do an internship for my education while attending my senior year at college to further my experience as an artist. Looking at their website, I was very intrigued with all of their past projects, as well as their wide variety of work and decided to apply there. As I began my internship I was greatly welcomed into their group and was tested for my level of detail for a variety of art techniques. I assisted in many types…

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How to Photograph A Large Group of People - The AVPG Shoot

August 23, 2013 – Group photography can be one of the simplest types of photography to shoot, but creating a great group shot can be quite challenging. Photos of groups get taken every second across the world, by amateurs and professionals alike; it’s a very popular type of photography. People love to be in group photos, and they love to see the results afterwards and share them with their friends and family However, the photographer’s job isn’t as easy as you would think…

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Capturing Realistic Human Movement

  August 19, 2013 – When animating 3D models, some actions that are required for animated characters to do can be difficult to create certain actions. When we want to give a character a more natural feel or lifelike characteristics we use real people to act out movements that records it into 3D. This technique is known as Motion Capture.Motion capture is the process of capturing realistic movements for animated characters that can be used for many types of productions such as Industrial,…

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