Create special effects or animations using film, video, computers, or other electronic tools and media for use in products, such as computer games, movies, music videos, and commercials.
3D Animator (Three-Dimensional Animator), 3D Artist (Three-Dimensional Artist), Animation Producer, Animator, Artist, Digital Artist, Graphic Artist, Graphics Specialist, Illustrator, Media Producer, Motion Graphics Artist, Multimedia Artist, Multimedia Producer, Multimedia Specialist
Employment of Multimedia Artists and Animators is projected to grow 4 percent from 2018 to 2028, more slowly than average compared to all occupations.
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