A Case for Blend Shapes: How DNEG Animation Uses Them & Why We Think It’s the Best Way.


Felix Ferrand. Founder of Stim Studios

Join Felix Ferrand as he walks through how DNEG Animation uses blend shapes to achieve the style and acting necessary to make these characters so successful. Felix will end the presentation with a short tutorial that will walk through his workflow.


Felix Ferrand is a creative and technical director who focuses on character modeling and rigging. A founder of Stim Studios, he currently works with DNEG Animation on early projects that require character development, including Garfield. Ferrand is known for his character work on Despicable Me, Tom & Jerry, Venom, and the Secret Life of Pets 2.

  ||   _CG EVENT METAVERSE 2021, Animation, VFX