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VFX students hired to work on Transformers 5

Visual Effects Design and Production Course news / Make / Achieve / Industry News – Published 16th May 17

Three BA (Hons) Visual Effects Design and Production students have been hired to work at Lucasfilm’s VFX and animation studio this summer, Industrial Light and Magic (ILM).

The second year students, Leah Darrington, Kyle Mercer and Fin McRuvie, will work on Michael Bay’s Transformers 5. 

They will be based at ILM’s newest facility on Shaftesbury Avenue in London.

The VFX course at AUB maintains close links with industry, with students regularly securing work placements with some of the biggest VFX studios in the UK.

Leah has previously worked with Framestore on Marvel’s Oscar-nominated blockbuster, Doctor Strange. You can read more about this here.