Over 20 years of extensive visual effects experience.


Proven creative influence, leadership, and problem-solving capabilities in all areas of production. 


Accrued an extensive knowledge and application of 2D and Stereoscopic Compositing, LookDev, Digital Matte Painting, complex Wire/Rig removal and Rotoscoping. 


An experienced on-set Visual Effects Supervisor having worked with a diverse assortment of

Directors and clients.


Adept at comprehensive script breakdowns, budgeting and scheduling of all VFX requirements.



VISUAL EFFECTS EXPERIENCE -


DIGITAL DOMAIN                                                                                       Venice, CA

Compositing Supervisor / DFX Supervisor                           2003 - 2005 / 2007 / Present


  1.   Currently entrenched in final months of VFX LookDev and shot completion on ‘Ender’s Game’.


  1.   Over a 10 month period at Digital Domain Vancouver, BC promoted

    from Compositing Supervisor to Digital Effects Supervisor on Bryan Singer’s

    ‘Jack the Giant Killer’.  Managing 3 teams of 30 Compositors.


  1.   Completed numerous complex 2D and Stereoscopic shots for ‘Thor’ and Transformers 3’.


  1.   Completed a series of complex shots for the “Death Of Beckett” sequence in ‘Pirates of

    The Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest’.

    Subsequently nominated for a VES award in the  category of Outstanding Compositing in

    a Motion Picture.


  1.   Sequence Lead on ‘I Robot’ included look development of the hero “Sonny” Robot,

    ancillary Robots and BG environments for 100+ shots between four major sequences.




FURIOUS FX                                                                                           Burbank, CA

Visual Effects Supervisor                                                                           2005 - 2010


  1.    Oversaw Production and Post-Production VFX Supervision for ‘Get the Gringo’,

     ‘No Ordinary Family’, ‘The Blind Side’ and ‘The Spirit’.

       

  1.    Responsibilities include supervising 2D and 3D artists, concept artwork, storyboards,     

      matte painting, texture painting, 2D and stereoscopic compositing, nuke pipeline setup and

      on-set VFX Supervision.




CINESITE DIGITAL FILM CENTER                                                     Hollywood, CA

Visual Effects Supervisor                                                                           1993 - 2003


  1.    Served as production Visual Effects Supervisor on numerous films for high profile Directors

     such as Tony Scott, Bryan Singer, John Woo, Brett Ratner, Stephen Sommers and Barry Levinson.


  1.    Assisted 1st & 2nd unit VFX Plate Photography for ‘X-Men’ in Toronto, Canada in 2000.


  1.    Promoted to Digital Effects Supervisor for ‘The Truman Show’ in 1997. 


  1.    Served as Lead Compositor at Cinesite, London for ‘Lost in Space’.


  1.    Supervised 2nd unit miniature and live action greenscreen elements for several sequences in

     ‘Armageddon’ as Composite Supervisor.


  1.    Promoted to Digital Paint Supervisor in 1994.  Supervised over 15 artists and worked on

      over 20 films.  Also responsible for assigned paint and compositing shots.





SYSTEM HARDWARE AND SOFTWARE KNOWLEDGE -


  1.    Expert Nuke, Shake, and After Effects compositor.


  1.    Skilled Traditional Graphic/Concept and Digital Artist.


  1.    Also Proficient with Flame, Combustion, Motion, Silhouette, PFTrack, and Final Cut Pro.



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