Hyderabad, March 19 (IANS) Makuta VFX Tuesday announced that Raja Koduri, formerly director of graphics architecture at Apple Inc and chief technology officer (CTO) for Graphicsat AMD Inc, has been appointed as chief technical advisor to its board of directors.
“Raja is amongst the top architects in real-time computer graphics world today and we are very excited to have him advise our board. We anticipate that he will bring exciting technological advances for Makuta and help move the state of art in Indian VFX industry forward” Dasaradha Gude, chairman, board of directors, Makuta Inc, said in a statement.
“I look forward to helping Makuta realize its vision of enabling story tellers in India and the rest of the world bring to life their imagination within practical budgets, through creative use of technology,” said Raja Koduri.
Makuta Effects offers movie projects – from high-end particle and dynamics work to character animation, photorealistic lighting and rendering and intuitive compositing. It worked on “Eega”, the Telugu film which Monday won the national award for best visual effects.