3DS LONDON is monthly conference for users of 3DStudio Max conference, which takes place at the first Wednesday of every month. It is a meet-up group for digital artists working in the architectural, animation and advertising industry - and it is completely free. Many experienced Max users, leaders in their fields, attend, including artists who have written articles for periodicals such as 3D World magazine. In June the Autodesk team from America came, offering a sneak preview of 3DS MAX 2016.
Events like this can be incredibly helpful for both freelancers and students; they help to establish a community of artists working in digital media and they create opportunities to network, find out about job opportunities, and keep abreast of the latest industry trends and developments.
The next meeting takes place tomorrow, Wednesday 2nd July. The venue is Truckles, in
To find out more, visit the 3DS London blog here.
For more practical advice on careers in digital media, read about what our graduates had to say at the recent Graduate Panel. Check out this post on how to set up an small business. Also learn about your first client project, read out our post on Portfolio Careers, and read this piece on Survival as a Freelancer. Study the nuts and bolts of freelance life by reading our guide to invoicing clients, and our guide to freelancers and taxes. For more on careers in general, check out our guide to animation careers here, and also take a look at this map of digital studios - a great place to start your search for work in the business. Finally see our article on the jobs page at awn.com )