Essay on My Dream of Being a 3D Animator

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Creativity is a phenomenon, in which an individual is able to bind imagination and reality into one, when applied to animation the boundaries of visual imagery are endless. An individual possesses the ability to create at the mind's will with the possibility of one day being able to affect millions globally. The film and gaming industries, now utilise the power of animation to its full effect, this is where I aim to belong, fulfilling my dream of being a 3D animator within either industries. Animation has always had a profound impact on my perception of the world. In childhood, I became engrossed in films such as Toy Story and Monsters Inc, I found myself examining everyday objects such as a kettle and wondering how that kettle could be …show more content…
Creativity is a phenomenon, in which an individual is able to bind imagination and reality into one, when applied to animation the boundaries of visual imagery are endless. An individual possesses the ability to create at the mind's will with the possibility of one day being able to affect millions globally. The film and gaming industries, now utilise the power of animation to its full effect, this is where I aim to belong, fulfilling my dream of being a 3D animator within either industries. Animation has always had a profound impact on my perception of the world. In childhood, I became engrossed in films such as Toy Story and Monsters Inc, I found myself examining everyday objects such as a kettle and wondering how that kettle could be visually personified and therefore unique. Gaming seemed to enhance my desire to explore the justification of such aspects; I played Kingdom Hearts which combined globally animated films and TV shows into its enchanting and complex storyline. I was truly captivated, it was not just the fact that the quality of 3D animation surpassed many games I had previously played yet because the 3D animation enabled the narrative to bring my imagination to life; connecting me with the characters in an emotive way.

Gaming naturally lead me towards 3D animation, I wanted to research and understand the basics of animation. Reading 'The Illusion of Life: Disney Animation' written by Frank Thomas and Ollie Johnston, famously two of Disney's "Nine Old Men" who
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