Platt Students Participate in 48 Hour Film Project Challenge

Recently Platt students with a passion for Digital Video Production gathered together to accomplish the challenging task of creating a short film in only 48 hours. As the competition date approached, groups met in advance for several weeks to help … Continue reading

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Comic Con 2012” Superheroes, Zombies and Platt Alumni Oh My!

Several Platt Alumni involved in the creation of Marvel’s latest film release, The Avengers, include Alumni Kris Baldwin, Josh Swanson, Joshua Deason, Dylan Sanchez and Darren Horwege. In addition to the Avengers, Joshua Deason, Compositing Artist at Stereo D, has … Continue reading

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Digital-Tutors Awarded David Bittorf of Platt College San Diego as the Winner of the 2012 Computer Graphics and Visual Effects Instructor of the Year

Platt instructor David Bittorf has been teaching 3D Animation at Platt College San Diego Digital Media Design for over 6 years. Dave brings valuable knowledge to students with a passion for 3D Art and Animation. Teaching a wide range of … Continue reading

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Tron Legacy: The Artists Behind the Science

UPDATE! If you missed out on our Tron Legacy: The Artist Behind The Science Event, here is a quick rundown… Recently, Platt College had the privilege to traverse the grid with Digital Domain, the folks behind Disney’s VFX powerhouse movie, … Continue reading

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Comic Con 2011

It is that time of the year again where the whimsical arts and culture completely shine: Comic-Con International This is a week of celebration that is known the world over. With thousands of tickets sold out a year in advance, … Continue reading

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DC Universe: The Art and Design of Sony Online Entertainment

UPDATE: On March 15, 2011, Platt College San Diego students were given the exclusive opportunity to embark on another incredible journey. Last time the journey took them to the land of Tron: Legacy. This time, our students were immersed in … Continue reading

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DreamWorks visits Platt College San Diego

Dreamworks visits Platt College San Diego in February! Dreamworks representatives will inspire current students with a 30 minute demonstration on molding techniques and studio strategies. Following is a portfolio review session where current Platt College digital media designers will have … Continue reading

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SOE Workshop: The Free Realms Filter

Sony Online Entertainment will be hosting a unique workshop, detailing all the key elements to create a successful game and the brand that surrounds it. This one hour long workshop will be led by three Art Directors from the SOE … Continue reading

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The Legend of Zelda Art Exhibit

Platt College San Diego is proud to present the Legend of Zelda Art Exhibition in downtown San Diego! OFFICIAL WEBSITE Come and join us on November 18th (Friday), 2011as Platt College San Diego celebrates the 25th Anniversary of The Legend … Continue reading

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2011 U.S. Open Sand Castle Competition Winners!

With a turnout of approximately 400,000 spectators, the 31st annual U.S. Open Sandcastle Competition took place this past weekend in Imperial Beach, California. Among the 32 teams who competed at the Sunday event was our very own Platt College Sandcastle … Continue reading

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2nd Annual Portfolio Summit

Life of a design student is a never ending cycle of studying, researching and continuing to hone ones creative skill sets. A huge part of a Digital Media Designer’s journey is to receive important, industry information and feedback from those … Continue reading

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DreamWorks Visits Platt

Platt College San Diego is pleased to welcome the artists behind some of the most beloved 3D animation films such as How To Train Your Dragon, Megamind, and the upcoming feature film, Puss In Boots. This exclusive event will be … Continue reading

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