History

RECENT PROJECTS – 2009-2015

PROJECT X” – 4 MINUTE 3D STEREOSCOPIC FEATURE FILM TEASER, :30 COMMERCIAL & 1 MINUTE VIRTUAL REALITY – DREAMHUNTERS STUDIOS – MAY-NOVEMBER 2015
Sr. VFX Generalist / Sup & Editor – including environment extensions, modeling, textures, shaders, lighting, camera motion tracking, renders, effects, composites (Maya, Mental Ray, Boujou, After Effects, Premiere, Photoshop)
VFX Supervisor – 2 days blue-screen stereoscopic filming at Santa Clarita Studios

SKETCHERS GLOBAL PRODUCTS” — ANIMATED LOGOS – TANDEM DIGITAL – 2015
Sr. 3D VFX Generalist – Two 15 second animated logos (Maya, Mental Ray, After Effects, Photoshop)

EXEMPLIS CHAIR BUILDER” — INTRO VIDEO – TANDEM DIGITAL – 2015
Sr. 3D VFX Generalist – 2 minute animated video (Maya, Mental Ray, After Effects, Photoshop)

STAR TREK” – THEME RIDE VFX – BAD ROBOT – 2014
Sr. 3D VFX Generalist – Entire 3D Environments – including 3D models, animation, textures, shaders, particle dynamics (smoke, explosions, clouds, haze, debri), lighting, renders, motion tracking, composites (Maya, Mental Ray, Boujou, After Effects, Photoshop)

PERNICIOUS” – FEATURE FILM ANIMATED LOGO / INTRO TITLES, CREDITS / SUBTITLES / END CREDITS” – BENETONE HILLIN ENTERTAINMENT – 2014

AVA SNOW BATTLES DEATH” – WEB SERIES VFX – DIRECTOR ZACK DRISKO – 2014
Sr. 3D VFX Generalist – Background Matte Painting, Tracking, Animation, Lighting, Renders & Composites for pilot episode (Maya, Mental Ray, Boujou, After Effects, Photoshop)

CLAWS IN EFFECT” – KID’S ANIMATED FILM MOVIE POSTER – CATSEYE USA – 2014
Digital Illustration / Painting for movie poster / cover (Photoshop)

PERNICIOUS” – FEATURE FILM VFX – BENETONE HILLIN ENTERTAINMENT – 2014
Visual Effects for entire feature film – 125 VFX shots – including 3D models, animation, textures, shaders, lighting, renders, motion tracking, composites (Maya, Mental Ray, Boujou, After Effects, Photoshop)

MEN LESS THAN ANGELS” – BOOK COVER ILLUSTRATION / PAINTING – AUTHOR CHRISTOPHER PANTEL – 2014
Digital Illustration / Painting (Photoshop)

COZEN O’CONNOR” 3D LOGO FOR PRINT – 2013
3D Modeling, Shaders, Lighting, Renders (Maya, Photoshop)

NCIS: MIAMI” – DIGITAL FILM TREE, INC – 2013
Sr. 3D VFX Generalist – 3D Modeling, Textures, Shaders, Animation, Lighting, Dynamic Effects (Fire, Explosions, Smoke, Fog, Sparks), Renders on entire 3 shots for full CG Airplane Crash Sequence (Maya, Mental Ray, After Effects, Photoshop)

ZERO DAY” DOCUMENTARY – THIEVING FILMS LLC – 2013
Sr. 3D VFX Generalist – 3D Modeling, Textures, Shaders, Animation, Lighting, Renders & Composites for Photorealistic External / Internal Sony Hard-drive Segment – (Maya, Mental Ray, After Effects, Photoshop)

RIO I LOVE YOU” SHORT FILM STORYBOARDS – BOTTLECAP PRODUCTIONS – DIRECTOR CARLOS SALDANHA – 2013

DISNEY THEME PARK “SOARIN’” RIDE INTRO ANIMATION – SOAPBOX FILMS – 2013
Sr. 3D VFX Generalist – 3D Modeling, Animation, Textures, Shaders, Lighting, Dynamics (Clouds / Particles / FX), Renders & Composites for 3 minute Intro Animation (Maya, Mental Ray, After Effects, Photoshop)

BLOOD WATERS” SIZZLE REEL – 2013
Editor – 5 minute sizzle reel of new Reality TV show about illegal shark finning operations along the Pacific Coast (Adobe Premiere)

ADVANCED 3D VFX INSTRUCTOR – NEW YORK FILM ACADEMY – 2013
3D VFX Instructor of Effects Animation + Character Design & Setup Classes at NYFA

NORWAY’S NEXT TOP MODEL” COMMERCIAL STORYBOARDS – DIRECTOR RAY KAY – 2013

COWBOYS & ENGINES” INDI FILM – UNPUNISHED FILMS – 2013
Concept / Creature Illustrator / Designer of “Myrmidon” Death-Tank Characters

ATRACK” MUSIC VIDEO – EIKON – 2013
Sr. 3D VFX Generalist – VFX, Animation & Compositing of 5 minute music video (Maya, After Effects, Photoshop)

MICROSOFT OFFICE” COMMERCIALS – ABSOLUTE POST – 2013
Sr. 3D VFX Supervisor / Generalist – Lead for team of 5 VFX Artists – Photo-Camera Projections and Animations of live-action environments transitioning from one to another – including 3D Modeling, Textures, Shaders, 3D Camera Tracking, Animation, Lighting & Renders on majority of environments (Maya, Mental Ray, After Effects, Photoshop)

“YOUR FACE HERE” SOFTWARE PROTOTYPE – YOUR FACE HERE PRODUCTIONS – 2012
Sr. 3D VFX Generalist – including 3D Modeling, Textures, Shaders, Tracking, Animation, Rig & Bind, Lighting, Renders & Composites of 3D photo-real face replacement over 5 live action shots from “Rocky Horror Picture Show” and “Jerry Maguire” (Maya, Mental Ray, After Effects, Photoshop)
Sr. Software Prototype Developer – including Interface Design, Animation, Interactive Scripting & Programming for Macintosh App (Flash, Photoshop)

KAISER PERMANENTE ARCHITECTURAL 3D CAMPUS MAPS – A COMMON THREAD – 2012
Sr. 3D VFX Generalist – including Modeling, Textures, Shaders, Camera Animations, Lighting, Renders & Composites for 3D fly-throughs of Kaiser Campus (Maya, Mental Ray, After Effects, Photoshop)

SAMSUNG TIME-SQUARE PRODUCT ANIMATIONS – SUPERFAD – 2012
Sr. 3D VFX Generalist / Dynamics Artist – including Modeling, Rigging, Animation, Liquid & Cloth Dynamics for three :30 spots playing on giant Samsung jumbo-tron in Time-Square, NYC till 2014 (Maya, Maya Cloth, Real Flow)

“FREAK HOUSE” MUSIC VIDEO – REALITY ENTERTAINMENT – 2012
VFX Supervisor for :03:00 music video

“SORORITY PARTY MASSACRE” INDI FILM INTRO TITLES – DIRECTOR JUSTIN JONES – 2012
Sr. VFX Generalist – Motion Graphics & Editing for 5 minute intro title sequence (After Effects, Photoshop)

NFL HD NETWORK BUMPERS – CHARLIE COMPANY – 2012
Sr. 3D VFX Generalist / Supervisor – including Look Dev, 3D Modeling, Animation, Textures, Shaders, Lighting, FX & Render Passes for 10 photo projected :05 bumpers (Maya, Mental Ray, After Effects, Photoshop)

SYFY’s “MONSTER MAN” INTRO TITLES – CHARLIE COMPANY – 2012
Creature Designer / Illustrator & 3D Modeler for intro titles (Zbrush)

“CHASE SAPPHIRE” COMMERCIALS – SUPERFAD – 2011
Sr. 3D VFX Generalist / 3D Lead including Look Dev, 3D Modeling, Animation, Textures, Shaders, Lighting, FX & Render Passes on one :30 & one :60 commercial (Maya, Mental Ray, Photoshop, After Effects)

FIBER ONE” COMMERCIALS – KING AND COUNTRY – 2011
Sr. 3D VFX Generalist / 3D Lead including Modeling, Animation, Textures, Shaders, Lighting & Render Passes for 2 :30 commercials (Maya, Mental Ray, Photoshop)

TWISTED METAL” CINEMATICS – CREATE AGENCY – 2011
Sr. 3D VFX Generalist including Modeling, Animation, Rig, Textures, Shaders, Lighting, Render Passes & Particle FX on four car slow motion head on collision & other shots for Game Cinematic (Maya, Mental Ray, Photoshop)

CALIFORNIA LOTTERY” COMMERCIAL – SUPERFAD – 2011
Sr. 3D VFX Generalist / Lead Fur Artist on several photo-styled rabbits and sets for :30 full CG commercial (Maya, Mental Ray, Shave and a Haircut)

SAMSUNG FOCUS WINDOWS PHONE” COMMERCIAL – SUPERFAD – 2011
3D Lead / Sr. 3D VFX Generalist including Look Development, Hard Surface Modeling, Textures, Shaders, Rig, Animation, Lighting & Render Passes of photoreal Windows Phones for :30 commercial (Maya, Mental Ray, Photoshop)

“DISNEY JUNIOR” COMMERCIALS – CHARLIE COMPANY – 2010-2011
CG Supervisor / 3D Lead for small team of CG artists; Sr 3D VFX Generalist including Character / Hard-surface Animation, Uvs, Textures, Shaders, Lighting, 3D Motion Tracking, Render Passes and additional Compositing for 6 “photoreal” :30 commercials (Maya, Mental Ray, Photoshop, Boujou, After Effects)

“MACAFEE FOCUS” KEYNOTE PRESENTATION VIDEO – WHITE RABBIT – 2010
CG Supervisor / 3D Lead for small team of CG artists; Sr 3D VFX Generalist including 3D Motion Tracking 3D Modeling, Animation, Lighting, Rendering, & Compositing (Maya, Mental Ray, Photoshop, Boujou, After Effects)

THE HARTFORD” COMMERCIAL – KILT – 2010
3D Lead / Sr 3D VFX Generalist – 3D Modeling, Blendshapes, Rigging, Animation, Uvs, Textures, Shaders, Lighting, 3D Motion Tracking, Render Passes for 3D photoreal boots “transforming” into a 3D photoreal purse for :30 commercial (Maya, Mental Ray, Photoshop, Boujou)

NFL “GAME DAY” PROMO COMMERCIAL – HYDRAULX – 2010
3D Lead / Supervisor / Sr 3D VFX Generalist – Lead for team of 7 3D artists; 3D Generalist including: Design, Layout, Modeling, Textures, Shaders, Lighting, Renders on one :60 and four :30 second commercials (Maya, Mental Ray, Photoshop)

BABY BASH “FANTASY GIRL” MUSIC VIDEO – UPSTAIRS RECORDS INC / TREASURE ENTERTAINMENT – 2010
Sr 3D VFX Generalist / VFX Supervisor – 3D Motion Tracking, Animation, VFX, Green Screen / Keys, Compositing and Integration for entire 3:40 music video (Boujou, After Effects)

OLD NAVY COMMERCIAL – METHOD STUDIOS – 2010
Sr 3D VFX Generalist – Hard Surface Modeler, Animator, Textures, Shaders, 3D Motion Tracking, Lighting, Renders (Maya, Mental Ray, Boujou, Photoshop)

CORONA BEER COMMERCIAL – METHOD STUDIOS – 2010
Sr 3D VFX Generalist – Hard Surface Modeler, Animator, Textures, Shaders, 3D Motion Tracking, Lighting, Renders (Maya, Mental Ray, Photoshop)

BURGER KING BRUNCH MARCH” COMMERCIAL – METHOD STUDIOS – 2010
Sr 3D VFX Generalist – Hard Surface Modeler, Animator, Textures, Shaders, 3D Motion Tracking, Lighting, Renders (Maya, Mental Ray, Boujou, Photoshop)

BURGER KING BREAKFAST MARCH” COMMERCIAL – METHOD STUDIOS – 2010
Sr 3D VFX Generalist – Hard Surdace Modeler, Animator, Textures, Shaders, Motion Tracking, Lighting, Renders (Maya, Mental Ray, Boujou, Photoshop)

TIM BURTON’S “ALICE IN WONDERLAND” 3D STEREOSCOPIC FEATURE FILM – CAFE FX November 2009 – February 2010
Sr. 3D Stereoscopic VFX Artist / Generalist – Matte Painter, Environment Modeler, Texture Artist on Hatter’s Village flashback sequence; 3D Fur Grooming Artist on White Queen Horse. (Maya, Mental Ray, Lightwave, ZBrush, Deep Paint 3D, Shave and a Haircut, Photoshop)

PORSCHE PANAMERA INTERACTIVE 3D – FI / PORSCHE – 2009
Sr. 3D VFX Artist / Generalist – Animation, Modeling, Textures, Shaders, Rig & Bind, Lighting Dev on Panamera, 911, Boxter, Cayman & Cayenne cars, plus additional Environmental Art and Camera Animations. (Maya, Mental Ray, Photoshop)

“FINAL DESTINATION” 3D STEREOSCOPIC FEATURE FILM – PIC AGENCY – 2009
Sr. 3D VFX Artist / Generalist – Animation, Modeling, Textures, Shaders, Lighting and Renders for a few premonition shots.

TOYOTA COMMERCIAL – FUSION CIS – 2009
Shader/Texture Artist on photo-realistic fluid ocean

MUPPET BABIES COMMERCIAL – FUSION CIS – 2009
Shader/Texture Artist on fluid paint splatters

“DEVIL’S TRIGGER FINGER” 280 PAGE GRAPHIC NOVEL SERIES – 2009-2010
Penciling 280 pages and painting 69 pages for a 12 issue graphic novel series.

SENIOR 3D VFX ARTIST / GENERALIST – FURIOUS VFX – MAY 2009 – JUNE 2009:
“RACE TO WITCH MOUNTAIN” FEATURE FILM – DISNEY– 2008-09
Sr. 3D VFX Artist / Generalist – Lead Character / Non-Organic Modeling & Animation, Rig & Bind, Textures, Shaders, VFX Particles & Fluids, Lighting & Rendering (Maya, Mental Ray, Lightwave, ZBrush, Deep Paint 3D, Combustion, Boujou, After Effects, Photoshop) on several shots including:
ALL CG Seth / SUV Crash HERO sequence – main sequence used for film trailers, promotions & advertising
Among several other shots including those on reel

 

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