Roberto Blake grew up continuously creative and curious. At 13, his grandmother bought his family their first real computer and he fell in love with the idea that anything was accessible. That idea has stayed with him throughout his life and career.
Throughout his career as a motion designer and VFX artist, Jan Sladecko has collaborated with many studios, including MPC, Mainframe, and Golden Wolf, and worked alongside many other amazing artists.
Ana Dias filmed her first YouTube video in her student room at university, introducing herself to the YouTube community with a video that combined video, graphics, and music. She’d been playing with the idea of making videos for ages, but certainly didn’t expect that her open, honest approach would result in an invitation to join the New Age Creators.
Orin Willis first became interested in YouTube as a hobby. After choosing to focus his university studies on music production, he quickly found himself doing more with his hobby than with his actual studies. With a handful of other creators with similar sensibilities, he launched the New Age Creators.
André Beaupoil earned his first paycheck as a journalist when he was just 15 years old working as a summer intern at a computer magazine. The editor saw him working with a flight simulator and asked him to write about it. Thirty years later he is a seasoned journalist, freelance contributor, and adviser.
Virtual reality (VR) is a powerful new form of storytelling that’s making waves in the video industry. VR City is one company that is embracing this new medium in both documentary and commercial projects.