Dynamic and passionate Visual Effects Artist and Team Leader experienced with network television and studio feature film schedules. Past work has included feature films such as "Guardians of the Galaxy" and "Prometheus" as well as consistent television work on shows like "Gotham" and "Marvel's Agents of Shield". Currently studying Entertainment Business at the Los Angeles Film School.
Strong graphic and visual sense
Experienced in both Nuke and Mocha
Works well under pressure
Exceptional attention to detail
Excellent interpersonal skills
Proficient in Adobe CS5
Mac OS X proficient
Efficient in Microsoft Office
Strong believer in the effectiveness of teamwork.
04/2012 to 01/2015
Visual Effects CompositorCosa VFX – North Hollywood, CA
Incorporated a variety of visual effects tools and skills to create beautiful and realistic effects shots for many award winning episodic television shows and feature films.
Coordinated with CG artists, producers, and supervisors to determine proper strategies for producing the best possible quality and workflows.
Assisted other artists with Imagineer's Mocha software as well as the Foundry's Nuke software.
12/2010 to 04/2012
Mocha Supervisor and International InstructorIdentity FX – North Hollywood, CA
Effectively managed and trained a team of over 40 visual effects students in Jinan, China. Helped students become skilled, confident, and efficient paint and rotoscoping artists in less than 30 days, despite language barriers.
Coordinated with supervisors in Los Angeles as well as Jinan, China to help develop training tools and manuals for visual effects students.
Acted as Rotoscoping supervisor. Provided quality control for all incoming Nuke and Mocha rotoscope projects.
08/2008 to 12/2010
International Team Leader and Stereoscopic Conversion ArtistIn-Three Inc. – Westlake Village, CA
Oversaw all phases of 2D to 3D conversion from rotoscoping to depth creation.
Successfully trained over 250 visual effects students in Mumbai, India. Instructed and guided three different teams during a period of four months. Supervised artists and offered proper feedback to ensure successful results.
Bachelor of Science: Entertainment Business The Los Angeles Film School - Hollywood, CA
Courses: Film and Video Production Brooks Institute of Photography - Ventura, CA
Recent Television Projects Include
Gotham (2014-Current)- 20 Episodes Marvel's Agents of Shield (2013-Current)- 50+ Episodes Person of Interest (2011-Current)- 50+ Episodes Revolution (2012-2014)- 20 Episodes Fringe (2008-2013)- 15 Episodes
Recent Feature Film Projects Include
Guardians of the Galaxy (2014) Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day (2014) Very Good Girls (2014) Saving Mr. Banks (2013) Texas Chainsaw 3D (2013) Prometheus (2012)