The owner of ReelMatters is a Technical Director with over 15 years of production experience in various fields of the entertainment business.
During this period he has contributed to Productions for some of the most distinguished and internationally recognized studios and facilities including Walt Disney Pictures, Sony Pictures Imageworks, Universal Pictures, Weta Digital, C.O.R.E Feature Animation, Framestore CFC, Moving Picture Company, UPN, Atari, Seneca Colleges, Hasbro, DKP Studios, Artech Studios and FOX.
In 2001 he was awarded as one of the fifty most recognized Maya developers by French magazine: Pixelcreation. He has been named in various technical contributions published online for organizations such as VFX World, Autodesk Alias and Highend3D.
Covering various Production roles, such as Art Director, Lighting Supervisor, and lead Technical Director, he has led and supervised teams up to 40 people to succesful deadlines in various production types; from video games, to broadcast television and theatrically released feature films.
His expertise range from modeling and look development, to lighting, rendering, VFX and to pipeline implementation.
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