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navaneet
08-07-2009, 05:14 AM
hi 2 all,
i am a computer engineer and looking forward 2 change my career into game design.......
should i do a game design course in Canada or i should get some experience 1st in India and then go 2 Canada........i don't have an art background and also since i have just graduated i don't have any work experience yet but, does it really matter as i am changing my career?????? Also please kindly inform me if i should i go for vanarts or vfs or some similar schools and would i get a job there in Canada based on my demo reel itself or do i require some experience 2............plz help

Kanga
08-07-2009, 11:40 AM
Hi navaneet and welcome to cgtalk!
There is an awful lot to learn here and I hope your stay is an informative and fun one.

Here is a bit of reading to get you started.

http://www.poopinmymouth.com/tutorial/formal_art_training.html

and

http://www.poopinmymouth.com/tutorial/money_mouth.htm

BTW you should visit Ben's tutorial area there is a load of information and assistance for you. Also I put together a mini guide about free learning which you can also combine with formal training:

http://forums.cgsociety.org/showthread.php?p=5893161#post5893161

Have fun and may the force be with you!

Cheers

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