This was a cool chance to talk about the rollercoaster ride that has been my career to date as well as an opportunity to give some advice for those looking to enter the VFX industryRead More
I will be speaking as part of a Panel this weekend, Non-Human Characters Creating Creatures: Physical or Digital? Presented by the DGA AD/UPM VFX/Digital Technology Committee at The Directors Guild of America in Los Angeles.
I get to share the stage with none other than J. Alan Scott, Live Action Animatronic Effects Supervisor/Co-Owner, Legacy Effects (Bourne Legacy, Muppets, Snow White and the Huntsman) • Bill Westenhofer, Visual Effects Supervisor, Rhythm & Hues (Life of Pi, Golden Compass) • Tom Woodruff, Jr., Character Effects Designer, Creator & Performer, ADI (The Thing, Ender’s Game, Zookeeper, Alien and AVP Feature franchises). Moderator: Ian Hunter Co-Owner, New Deal Studios (Hugo, Cowboys and Aliens, Real Steel, Shutter Island, and The Dark Knight)
Photos from the event...!!!!!
One of the scariest, and proudest moments of my career, to be counted among some of my industry hero's who I now call friends....!!!!!!
The Panel from left to Right:
Alan Scott - Physical Creatures
Bill Westenhoffer - Digital Creatures
Tom Woodruff - Physical Creatures
Me - Digital Creatures