The Duelity of Digital Design

Collaboration is a huge part of the VFS experience. But for two recent Digital Design graduates, Marcos ‘Boca’ Ceravolo and Ryan Uhrich, it defined their year. They came from diverse backgrounds — Ryan grew up in Edmonton and Boca hails from São Paulo, Brazil. When they each decided to come to Vancouver to hone their motion design skills and their paths crossed at VFS, they clicked right away. Ryan contributed to Boca’s Drop,…

Boca Goes South

A while back, we told you about soon-to-be-Digital-Design-graduate Boca (aka Marcos Ceravolo) was going to San Francisco as a finalist in the prestigious Adobe Design Achievement Awards. It was a big deal to be recognized, and while his Drop didn’t win, it was still a great experience – and a free trip. And it isn’t over yet. Boca sent a dispatch to the DD Blog tonight from San Diego, where he’s working for Adobe –…

Digital Design Talks : Coast to Coast

On Wednesday May 23, 2013 VFS Digital Design presented another in its series, Digital Design Talks, featuring current and past students, as well as key industry representatives of the Design field. The theme for Wednesday’s talk was Coast to Coast. The two guest speakers, who presented to students from all the current classes, were Arm Sattavorn and Marcos “Boca” Ceravolo. Arm is a current student in the program (Class 26) and Boca, who just hap…

“Duelity” featured in “Informotion: Animated Infographics”

…alaeoblog, Ticklebooth, FPSMagazine, Motionographer). It won a PopVox award in 2007, and in 2008 it won an Adobe Design Achievement Award, an Animex Award, and a Salazar Award. Now, an infographic video on Duelity by Ryan and Boca has been published in Informotion: Animated Infographics (Gestalten; Har/Psc edition), which is touted as “the first reference book on the fundamentals of animated information graphics.” “Each book contains a uniq…

Digital Design Talks: Originality

…illustration from the wall in Sound + Vision or the album cover that he proposed for Dirty Radio during our last Slam. He will be presenting on the topic of ‘Creating Original Work’. Capping off the event we have Boca (Marcos) Ceravolo, a graduate of the Digital Design program in 2007. He came to VFS from Sao Paulo, Brazil. After graduating, he went to work as a Motion Designer and Art Director at Thank You ® in Copenhagen, Denmark….