What is your name and your current occupation?
I am Jubey Jose Working as an animator in Canada .
What are some of the crazier jobs you had before getting into animation?
I have done all sorts of job to get my daily bread. It starts from cleaning, catering, mentoring, printing, graphic designing and it is a long list. Fortunately I did not do those jobs for a long time. I got the job as an animator right after I completed my graduation.
What are some of your favourite projects youâ€™re proud to have been a part of?
Blue skyâ€™s Ice age: The Great Egg-Scapade. It was great learning curve. I had chance to animate those iconic characters, I never thought I could even touch . And I love most of the projects I worked on. Every projects in some way taught me something new.
How did you become interested in animation?
As a kid, I used to draw and paint. And my parents really appreciated my work and supported me.Â And I felt that I am really enjoying the world of colours, light, shadowsâ€¦ And it was that timeÂ movies like Jurassic park, Lion king got released. And those movies had a huge influence on me. And gradually I decided to pursue a career which I really enjoy. So I started to learn 2d animation and eventually 3d animation. And I really owe my family for supporting me.
Whatâ€™s a typical day like for you with regards to your job?
I spend first a half an hour to watch my work fromÂ earlier day. And I will take some notes which will help to take my shots into another level. And next thing I watch works from my colleagues and try to get more inspiration from them. Rest of my day depends on the types of projects I am working on. I might need to attend meetings with different people and get feed back from them on my works. But most of the day I spent animating the characters. Continue reading