CG Society spotlights Saddington Baynes' studio culture and our artists reveal top tips on getting your foot in the door – featured by the most respected and accessible global organization for digital artists.
When applying for a job, people often say it’s not what you know, it’s who you know. Well, we call BS on that.
In our industry, talent and creativity are obviously paramount. But that’s a little vague, isn’t it? What are employers in the VFX business really looking for? Production studio Saddington Baynes give us the breakdown on just what it takes to make it in CGI – from preferred career paths, to building a standout portfolio, and fit with office culture.
So! Here’s the inside track – how to work your way into a top digital artist post – brought to you by the people in the know at Saddington Baynes: ECD James Digby-Jones, Creative Director Andrew White and HR Manager Poppy Boden.