Senior Instructor - Animation
Colin Giles has over 15 years professional experience in the animation industry, with extensive credits in both traditional and computer animation. Recently, Colin's animation was featured in the Emmy Award- winning television series Dan Vs and he was selected to speak on educating animators at SIGGRAPH 2013 "Birds of a Feather" program. A graduate of Capilano University's Commercial Animation program, Colin has since gained experience as a Character Animator, Lead Animator, Animation Director, and Designer.
Some highlights from Colin's career are television productions Robotboy, Mucha Lucha, Ren and Stimpy's Adult Cartoon Party, Jacob Two-Two, and Thomas and Friends, commercials for Cartoon Network, Ford, Starbucks, and the NBA, feature films Hero of the Rails, Happily N'ever After, The Haunted World of El Superbeasto, and multiple Disney Interactive titles.
Colin immensely enjoys the opportunity to contribute to the success of his graduates who work at prominent studios, including Sony Pictures Imageworks, Bardel, MPC, Nerdcorps, and Electronic Arts.
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