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LIVE WEBINAR: Creating Believable Character Animation in Maya

What is the webinar about?

The webinar focuses on creating believable character animations in Autodesk Maya. It will cover everything from basic techniques to advanced methods for bringing your characters to life. It is particularly aimed at delivering cinematic content that impresses the audience.  Nathan McConnel, Animation Supervisor at Framestore, he will provide a behind-the-scenes look at the development of creature and character animation for Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3

Framestore is the Bafta and Oscar-winning studio behind movies like Guardians of the Galaxy, Barbie, and Wonka.

Learn to:

  • Create Custom Workflows: How you can tailor workflows to meet your unique needs in character animation.

  • Stages in Character Performance: How to build up character performances through various production phases.

  • From Concept to Design: How to develop your initial concepts into functional designs.

  • Optimize References: Tips on how and when to effectively use references in your animation projects.

How do I participate?

This webinar has already taken place, but you can watch a recording.  

The webinar takes place on October 25, 2023, at 15:00 CEST and lasts for 45 minutes, plus a Q&A session. 

If you can’t attend at the specified time, a second session will be held on October 26, 2023, at 11:00 PDT | 14:00 EDT. You can register for either session and will receive a recording afterward.



Nathan McConnel
Animation Supervisor, Framestore

Nathan McConnel is an experienced 3D animator and expert in Autodesk Maya. With over 10 years of experience in the industry, he has worked on several prominent projects and is a respected voice in 3D animation.

He will share his expertise and provide a behind-the-scenes look at the development of creature and character animation for “Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3”.

His insights will be particularly valuable for those interested in understanding how industry-leading studios like Framestore use powerful animation workflows in Autodesk Maya to create impressive and believable characters.


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