Teen Finds Success in Animation

Originally aired on KGW-TV – April 30, 2019

Samuel Shin has been animating since he was 7 and has goals to work for Pixar. The Oregon Virtual Academy student works 5-hours a day on his animation for Black Plasma Studios. However, school is still a priority for the 14-year old. With online learning he’s able to balance his work with classes, including math, science, and history while also taking classes including digital animation.


To learn more about Oregon Virtual Academy, visit https://orva.k12.com/

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