We’re excited to announce that Dylan Neil has joined the Academy teaching team as Visual Effects Lead.

Dylan has over 20 years’ experience in the VFX industry as a 3D artist and supervisor, with his expertise including CG animation production, app development, game design, online advertising, television and feature film production.

Dylan’s film credits include ‘Outlaw King’, ‘Lord of the Rings’, ‘King Kong’ and ‘I, Robot’, and he has also worked on commercials for major brands such as Toyota, Qantas and Telstra. He is also the author of his own YouTube channel offering online tutorials in 3D animation and visual effects.

Dylan joins Creative Lead Alex Weight and Technical Lead Daniel Flood as part of the Academy’s team of industry professionals teaching the Master of Animation and Visualisation, a one-year accelerated postgraduate degree designed to help students build niche technical and creative skills, and develop their professional practice through working on a series of high-end collaborative projects, in an immersive production studio environment.