Thiruvananthapuram | The Aries Group has launched its state-of-the-art animation, VFX and 3D studio ‘Aries Epica Studios’ in Technopark here.
The studio set across 16000 sq.ft space and will deliver high quality 2D and 3D animation, visual effects and stereoscopic 3D content conversion. The studio complex also has a preview theatre, a press release said today.
The new space will also house Epica Academy ‘ the first of its kind 3D Stereoscopic Film Academy. Streaked with state-of-the-art hi-tech facilities along with motion capturing devices, the Academy has a vision of providing quality education in 3D stereoscopy, 2D and 3D animation, editing and DI, audio engineering and VFX.
‘The animation and VFX market worldwide is booming and there is a lot of work they are outsourcing from India. With the Epica Studio and Academy we aim to tap the talent from India and make them experts in Animatronics to meet the global expectations. We want Epica at Technopark to be a gateway for Indian talent to the world film industry and also future of international content creation,’ said Sohan Roy, CEO and founder Aries Group of Companies.
It was in 2014 that Epica Studio along with their technology partner Dimenco launched a revolutionary project ‘ the Glasses-free 3D TV at Gitex Dubai. This new auto stereoscopic 3D TV allows viewers to enjoy 3D content without wearing glasses, he added.
‘After ensuring our unique presence in post-production with Aries Vismayas Max and in the world of Cinema Screens with Aries SL Plex, now Epica is going to be another jewel in the crown of Aries and a Pride for Trivandrum,’ said Roy.