We’re amidst the first lockdown when Jama joins us from his home studio to dive into a VR-sculpting demo. With his computers overheating in the background, he treats us on an insight on how he builds characters in Oculus Medium and later in Blender to add magnificent textures and push the final image to the next level.

Originally from Tajikistan, Jama Jurabaev is a professional concept artist, illustrator and a matte painter currently working for movie and game industry in London, UK. His clients included the likes of Audi, Samsung, Lexus and Mercedes but he is also no stranger to Hollywood where he’s worked on movies like Guardians of the Galaxy, Beauty and the Beast and Ready Player One.