When Reina’s not playing games and collaborating with her friend, or building a super-computer with her dad, she’s dreaming of creating video games. After this high schooler learned how to start coding, she became curious about what goes into bringing her favorite games to life behind the scenes. In this episode of SHADOW, Reina heads to the Microsoft Turn10 Studios in Seattle, the company behind Forza Motorsport. There she spends the day job shadowing a female video game designer who shows her the ins and outs of video game development and UX design. Could this be Reina’s future? Tune in to find out.
Meet Jeremiah. He’s a homeschooler with a serious passion for drone racing. He’s so into it that he even started taking classes in aerial vehicle design and operation, which got him thinking: What sort of drone pilot jobs exist? So, today he’s exploring one avenue – drone filmmaking – with a real-life professional. Follow him as he spends the day job shadowing Corey from Motion State, an award-winning production company that specializes in capturing sky-high shots for film, TV, and car commercials. And watch what happens when Jeremiah is challenged to capture some epic aerial footage of his own. Will this aspiring drone operator get the job done? Find out on this episode of SHADOW.
Ever since ninth grade, aspiring film director Samantha has been using her voice and her vision to tell stories from behind the camera. She’s really into film production and wants to attend film school in the future. But today, the high schooler is in for a big surprise when she pays a visit to a professional set for the first time. There she meets with fellow female director Erica, who challenges the young filmmaker to choreograph and direct her own music video. Does Samantha have it takes? Find out on this episode of SHADOW. And…action! 🎬