Try somewhere near the scad buildings or
Kroger you should be good
Somewhere near Arnold Hall, Anderson Hall, Eckburg Hall, or Forsyth park would be ideal
What professors to take: https://www.ratemyprofessors.com/ or word of mouth
Join MOMELOVE (Sav) facebook group:https://www.facebook.com/groups/momelove/
Join MOMENTUM (Atl) facebook group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/scadmomentum/
More professors, classes, resources
Stronger community & MOMELove Student Club
Maxon one — Cinema 4D, Red Giant Plugins, Redshift Renderer, Cineversity
Office 365You get 1 TB of free online storage and the online versions of Office. Some schools also provide the Office desktop apps via an Install Office button on the home page.
Boris FX plugins
Software — school
Redshift render is available on PCs : room 109/ the shed
Octane renderer available
For Montgomery Hall school computers
Finder > All > Sav-mt-proj > CollaborativeSpace
For other SCAD computers
In Finder, hit
sav-mt-proj and connect
How to set up Collaborative space (only available via Montgomery Hall)
Using a SCAD computer at Montgomery, open a browser and access the School of Digital Media intranet (homepage)
Download Filezilla > Site Manager > New Site
Insert the following info:
Protocol: SFTPHost: sav-myfile.scad.eduuser: scad student userpassword: your password
Go to Site Manager > Select your site > new bookmark
Select a folder on your computer for the local directory
Specify a remote directory eg. /I-Drive/Savannah/Webspaces/Studentpages/web_pages
Do not rely on WiFi. Have your work ready on your iPad/laptop. Just in case.
Download the Career Fair Plus App.
With the App, research the companies. You will be surprised how many are looking for Motion Designers. Get to know what they do.
Look the part but wear comfy shoes.
Don't forget your business cards.
Bring mints. You'll be talking a lot.
Transfer your work files to the School I-Drive
Make sure you placed in a project folder with your scene and asset files. Putting individual Maya Binary files will not show up in the Render Farm Submit Job page.
Select your file to render
Specify render settings, Renderman for Maya, Maya version
Dashboard and view your render status
Your render will be uploaded to your I-Drive Render Farm folder
A successful student is one that developing friendship with everyone around, and assembling his dream team of artists and designers. Think of this dream team like a company, a league of extraordinary designers & artists, the Avengers, the Expendables or whatever you want to call it.
Successful (developing good friendship and collaboration with your peers to make great works)
Assemble your dream team and develop friendship
Things you should be aware
Lasercutting is free in SCAD (at Fahm & Gulfstream)
Project and time management / Getting things done