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Our Technology Partners

Apple is one of Digital Media Academy’s core technology partners. Apple focuses on designing and manufacturing consumer electronics and software products. The company’s best-known hardware products include the iPhone, the Mac line of personal computers, the iPod line of portable media players, and the iPad. Apple’s software products include the Mac OS X operating system, Apple Music, the iWork suite of multimedia and creativity software, and Final Cut Studio, a suite of professional audio- and film-industry software products.

Adobe revolutionizes how the world engages with ideas and information. For 25 years, the company’s award-winning software and technologies have redefined business, entertainment, and personal communications by setting new standards for producing and delivering content that engages people virtually anywhere at anytime. From rich images to print, video, video and film to dynamic digital content for a variety of media, the impact of Adobe solutions is evident across industries and felt by anyone who creates, views, and interacts with information. With a reputation for excellence and a portfolio of many of the most respected and recognized software brands, Adobe is one of the world’s largest and most diversified software companies.

Canon U.S.A., Inc. is a leading provider of consumer, business-to-business, and industrial digital imaging solutions. With approximately $45.6 billion in global revenue, its parent company, Canon Inc. (NYSE:CAJ), ranks third overall in U.S. patents registered in 2011† and is one of Fortune Magazine’s World’s Most Admired Companies in 2012. Canon U.S.A. is committed to the highest levels of customer satisfaction and loyalty, providing 100 percent U.S.-based consumer service and support for all of the products it distributes. Canon U.S.A. is dedicated to its Kyosei philosophy of social and environmental responsibility.

Autodesk has developed a broad portfolio of digital prototyping solutions to help users visualize, simulate, and analyze real-world performance throughout the design process. A pioneer in CAD (computer assisted design) software, the company also provides digital media creation and management software across all media and entertainment disciplines, from film and television visual effects, color grading, and editing to animation, game development, and design visualization.

Unity allows game developers, creative visualization professionals, and students alike to deliver the best 3D web content, as well as games for Android, Apple iPhone and iPad, PC/Mac, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, and Wii. Scaling from casual games to full-scale MMOs, Unity sets a new standard for social professional software, and is used by AAA-teams, hobbyists, and everyone in between.

Toon Boom Animation Inc.’s award-winning software is the global standard for 2D animation and storyboarding. Toon Boom solutions provide everyone from enthusiasts to professionals with the artistic freedom to create in any style and efficiently publish anywhere. Customers include Bento Box Entertainment, Disney Television Animation, DreamWorks Animation, Fox Television Animation, Mercury Filmworks, Nelvana and The SPA Studios. For more information, visit: toonboom.com.

Red Giant makes tools, films and training to enrich the community of filmmakers and motion designers. We make those products available for everyone else, helping artists create the perfect look that matches their story. Red Giant develops tools that make the filmmaking process faster, more secure, more accurate and just more fun. For over 10 years, Red Giant has built software for motion design, color correction, visual effects and photography that is used for everything from major motion pictures to worldwide television programming to web production. To learn more, and to join the Red Giant community, please visit us at redgiant.com.

Mac Station is an Apple authorized reseller serving the Greater Vancouver community. Their journey began 17+ years ago in Maple Ridge, with the idea of providing complete sales, service, and support for Apple solutions. Mac Station is the exclusive computer systems provider for the Digital Media Academy at the University of British Columbia.

Seagate is the worldwide leader in hard disk drives and storage solutions.

3D Hubs is the world’s largest network of local 3D printing services. Thanks to its local nature, 3D Hubs is the fastest and most affordable 3D printing solution. Offering the largest choice of cutting edge materials, for designers and engineers that do prototyping and small series production. Today, the network consists of over 30,000 3D printing locations.

Codevolve is a San Francisco-based education technology company focused on building amazing tools for learning to code. Students from all around the world have used Codevolve’s tools to do better in programming courses and get helpful feedback on their programming projects. Codevolve powers our Online’s Integrated Development Environment, allowing students to code in the cloud as they learn, without the need to set up complicated coding environments at home.