Animation

The facilities available for Animation students include a computer suite with industry standard software, individual stop motion booths, HD and 3D film making equipment, audio recording facilities and mobile sound recording units

A student using the animation facilities

The facilities available for Animation students include a computer suite with industry standard software, individual stop motion booths, HD and 3D film making equipment, audio recording facilities and mobile sound recording units . A well equipped wood and metal workshops that can be accessed for model and set making. Students also have access to the Rapid Prototyping Suite with machines that can print a range of different materials and machines that are capable of multi axis CNC milling.

Awards: 4 winners and 6 nominations for the Royal Television Society Awards from 2009 until 2013.

An animation set 

An animation set 

An animation set 

Key equipment available

  • SLR Cameras and Lenses
  • High Performance PC’S
  • 2D scanning booths
  • Edit and Line Testing Suites,
  • HD video camcorders,
  • Phantom Omni Arm
  • Professional studio lighting and studio equipment

Contact Staff

Francis Neale | Senior Technician
+44 (0)1772 894341 | Victoria Building VB058
DesignTech@uclan.ac.uk

Sarah Parker | Technician
+44 (0)1772 893367 | Victoria Building VB058
DesignTech@uclan.ac.uk

Rick Healey | Technician
+44 (0)1772 892771| Victoria Building VB058
DesignTech@uclan.ac.uk

Chris Hodge | Technician
+44 (0)1772 893203| Victoria Building VB058
DesignTech@uclan.ac.uk

LIS Customer Support Team
LISCustomerSupport@uclan.ac.uk
+44 (0)1772 895355

 

LOCATION

Victoria Building, VB002, VB002A, VB002B, VB002C, VB003A, VB003B, VB003C ,VB015, VB021, VB022, VB023, VB024, VB056, VB056A, VB109 ,VB110, VB111

OPENING TIMES

Facilities are open from 9:30 to 12:30 and 13:30 – 16:30 Monday - Friday. Where possible and with prior arrangement technical staff will work flexibly during the working day to accommodate specific support requirements which do not fit into the specific time detailed above.

There is a prerequisite for students to attend a technical induction prior to permission being granted to use these resources.