Department of Animation
Kishore Kumar is a senior faculty and mentor at SH School of Communication and the HOD for Animation.
He has more than 20 years of experience in various fields such as 2D Traditional Animation, 2D Digital Animation,
Cartoon Animation Film Making, Financial Management and Administration.
He holds a degree of Professional Program in Traditional 2D Animation from Toonz Animation India Pvt. Ltd, Technopark - Trivandrum, Diploma in Computer Studies, Diploma in Computer Hardware and Multimedia Course from Arena Multimedia.
Before entering academics, he worked as a 2D Animation Trainer at Toonz Animation Pvt Ltd, Technical 2D Executive at Ants Animation, Bangalore and was in the production field at Tirunelveli based 2D animation production unit.
Area of Expertise
- Specialisation in 2D Animation
- Animation: Concept Development and Script
- Storyboarding & Layout
- Character Design and illustration
- Creative, innovative and learned skills
Varsha H Narayan
Ms. Varsha H Narayan, is a faculty of Animation at SH School of Communication. She has more than 7.5 years of experience in teaching. She has completed her post-graduation in Visual Communication from Bharathiar University.
Area of Expertise
- Art History
- Animation History
- 3D Rigging
Mr. Abin Jose, is an adaptive integrated 3D concept artist, talented illustrator and a creative problem solver. He had graduated from ICAT Film School Chennai ( B A (Hon.) Animation Film making, under University of Wales, UK and works across Animation, game art and digital platforms bringing ideas to life visually. He is able to articulate thoughts and present creative ideas in a clear and concise manner. A former production team member and a professional freelance 3D artist, he has more than 13 years of experience in Animation, VFX and in art field. He has worked in many animation educational zones including Reliance Aims (Art/3D Department, Chennai), Dreamzone (animator, interior designer, art department/Fashion illustration), Arena Animation (Academic Head), Kites softwares (3D Animator), ASAP (Additional Skill Acquisition Program, under Media and Education Council of India) as an examiner and at DDUGKY (Central Government program).
Area of Expertise
- 3D Film making (Specilized in Conceptual Art works)
- 2D Film making (Cell Animation , 2D Digital)
- Visual effects (Motion Graphics ,Digital Matte Painting, Compositing)
- Raster Graphics( Digital Concept arts, Characters/BG )
- Fashion Illustration
- Stopmotion Film Making
- Miniature set Designing
- Film - (Concept, Story Development , script, storyboard)
Anoop K B
Anoop KB is a faculty member and a CG supervisor at SH School of Communication. He has more than 11 years of experience in the field of Animation & VFX
and has also worked in the film industry. He has worked in movies Ordinary, Scene Onnu Nammude Veedu, Puthiya Theerangal, Vaadhyar,
Sringaravelan, Janapriyan, Memories, Run Baby Run, Mayamohini, Life of Josutty, 7th Day, Drishyam etc. He has also been a part of
the advertisements of Kairali T.M.T, Emerging Kerala, Saras, Happy Time Pappadam and Manorama. Logo plays, Full-House Logo Play,
New Generation Cinema Logo Play etc are other areas of his experience.
He has worked as an animator with Digitoonz Pvt Ltd(2D Animator), Magmyth VFX studio Pvt Ltd (3d modeler/ CG supervisor) and also has freelance experience in (interior/exterior) 3D visualization.
He has worked as a 3D faculty(interior design, 2D Animation) at Image Creative Education, Kottayam and Palarivattom and was the faculty head there. He was also a trainer at N.S.D.C(National Skill Development Corporation).
He holds his Professional Diploma in Animation and VFX in E-media technology from Keltron (Government of Kerala undertaking).
He graduated B.voc sales and marketing and also Diploma and Advanced Diploma in sales and marketing from Tiss university Mumbai.
Now he is pursuing M.sc visual communication and MBA in marketing.
Area of Expertise
- 3D Visualisation for interior & exterior design
- 3D character modelling / BG modelling
- VFX Compositing
- 2D animation
Abhilash G is a faculty member and a VFX compositar at SH School of Communication. He has more than 10 years of experience in the field of Animation & VFX and has also worked in the film industry.
He has worked in movies Avenjers, Bahubeli Dangal, Addu,Ezra, Pulimurugan etc. He has also been a part of many advertisements and his other areas of experience.
He has worked as creative director in Magical touch creations, VFX compositor in Ultrarice 3D, VFX Copositor in Keyfream Animations etc
He has worked as a 3D faculty at Arena animation Palarivattom, assistant professor of Animation and VFX in Mes college Marampally He graduate B.sc Multimedia and Postgraduate in Visual Communication
Francis Xavier is a faculty member and a VFX compositor at the SH School of Communication. He has more than 10 years of experience in the field of Animation
& VFX and has also worked in the film & advertising industry. He has worked in movies & international advertising industry garrard, Bio oil, Samsung, etc.
He has also been a part of many advertisements and his other areas of experience.
He has worked as a creative director in Deokib creations, Suvan technologies ( Bangalore ) VFX compositor in Kerala literacy mission ( Govt Kerala ), etc
He has worked as a Graphic & vfx faculty at image animation Palarivattom, assistant professor of Animation and VFX at Mes college Marampally. He graduated Postgraduate in Visual Communication