Ross Burgess

Immersive Animation

How does animating on Immersive Technology differ from that of traditional forms and what are the challenges. Ross Burgess talks about his experience as the Animation Director for Framestores first ‘Dark Ride’.

Ross Burgess is head of animation at Framestore IA, with more than 15 years experience at the forefront of Film and Television production.

Throughout a glittering career with ILM, Dreamworks, MPC and Framestore, Ross has overseen a wealth of different creatures and characters from some of Hollywood’s biggest releases. He was a key member of the Academy and Bafta Award winning animation team for The Jungle Book and The Golden Compass.

As head of animation for Framestore’s new IA department, Ross is specialising on new media, TV, commercials, VR & experiential animation.