DAAS - Digital Arts and Animation Lab

The new Digital Arts and Animation Lab (DAAS) is centrally located in Blacksburg's downtown area. This facility provides students with the high-end tools used throughout industry in the production of digital film, web, and animation content. The lab contains 16 Mac Pro workstations with large 23-inch monitors and loaded with professional industry applications, like Final Cut Pro and Maya. The facility also has an additional small render farm of six 12-core Mac Pros and a state-of-the-art ABS Rapid Prototyper, used for outputting virtual models into Three-Dimensional forms for research and educational purposes.