Sophoria Academy

Study at home, learn from the best!


Sophoria Academy is the next generation online VFX academy built to inspire and create the future of visual effects artists. During this difficult time during the Covid-19 epidemic, the World is spending more time learning and improving their skills from the safety of their homes.

We are determined to continue educating our students and provide essential training to those young aspiring artists itching to get a kick-start in ther VFX careers.

Find out more information by visiting our academy profile page.

Benefits of studying at Sophoria Academy

A Social Community

When you join the academy, you will join other students from all over the World. Share your work in the forums and meet new friends!

Invite your friends

Using our affiliate program, you can now share courses and get discounts on others. Invite and refer a friend to benefit!

Track your progress

Follow your path to learn each and every skill. Track your progress and come back at any time, we make this easy for you.

Learn at your own Pace

If you are joining a course or a mentorship, sit back and relax. Study at your own pace and network with others.

Download course files

Our courses have all the working files set up and in an easy to understand format. Your instructor has prepared everything for you already!

Mentorship opportunities

Some of our courses offer mentorship features. Be sure to get a course with mentorship so you can have direct feedback from your instructors.

Why choose SOPHORIA Academy?

Industry Mentors

Learn from the best mentors that are working in the industry.

Flexi Study

Take your time to understand the content and assignments.

Industry Ready

Graduate with confidence that you are highly skilled.

Payment Plans

Pay at once, or in monthly installments conveniently.


Join the forums to connect to fellow students.

Custom feedback

Custom feedback from your mentor, just for you!

Featured Course of the week

"Dragon Animation Masterclass"

One of the most incredible and highly anticipated courses out there! Join Jonathan Symmonds who was the Lead Animator on the Game of Thrones, as he takes you though a 12 Week, action packed course where you will learn everything there is to learn about animating a Dragon! For more information click the button!

Become an Affiliate

Earn extra income by referring our courses to fellow artists!

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Meet some of our Mentors

Some of our Mentors have been in the industry for longer than some you have been alive! Our mentors are hand picked by the founders of Sophoria Academy as we only want to give you the absolute best learning experience. If you would like to apply as a mentor, click HERE

Jonathan Symmonds

Animation Supervisor

Frederic Durand

Lighting Technical Director

Jayson King

VFX Specialist

Ready to improve your skillset?

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