Graphics, Modeling, Rendering, Compositing, VFX, beer, and networking. If it involves 3 dimensions, we're down for it.  Group is for programmers, modellers, and animators of all kinds.  Whether 3D is just hobby, or your day job.  All industries welcome: games, VFX, architecture, medical, etc. Also please check out the NURDS blog: 3d-nurds.blogspot.com

Our meetups are a chance to talk to other 3D professionals over a drink or two.  We usually meet somewhere around the financial district for weekday happy hours.

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  • January 13 · 7:00 PM

    Graphics happy hour

    31 Active NURDs | 5.00

    Perforce have kindly agreed to sponsor this meetup (ie pay for our drinks :) ).  There we also be a few Perforce folks there to talk about their version control products... Learn more
  • November 20, 2014 · 7:00 PM

    Long Lost Treasures from Tournée of Animation

    5 Active NURDs | 1 Photo

    It is not directly 3D related (the films pre-date most 3D technology by some way, and certainly won't involve any CG) but this month we'll be attending an animation... Learn more
  • November 20, 2014 · 6:00 PM

    Graphics happy hour

    5 Active NURDs

    NOTE:  Moved to Park Merced so we can catch the Tournée of Animation event at Coppola Theatre. We will be heading to Park 77 out in Park Merced for a few drinks before... Learn more
  • October 21, 2014 · 7:00 PM

    Graphics happy hour

    20 Active NURDs

    NOTE: Change of venue - now at the Willows on 12th and Folsom We will be heading to Willows (on 12th and Folsom) for a happy hour where we can talk 3D over beer.  The... Learn more
  • September 23, 2014 · 7:00 PM

    Graphics happy hour

    7 Active NURDs | 3.00

    We will be heading to Beerhall (on Polk and Market) for a happy hour where we can talk 3D over beer.  The Beerhall is an excellent beer bar (who also have a good wine... Learn more
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  • Gareth Morgan founded NURDS - 3D and Beer in San Francisco

    on December 10

 
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