Service Offered

Graphic & Motion Design

Flat 4, 61-62 Leinster Square - London, England - W2 4PS - United Kingdom

A London based VFX Studio Manager, Motion GFX Designer and 2D Generalist experienced in both managing VFX teams and working under VFX Supervisors as part of a very successful team.

Adept at working to strict deadlines and briefs, whether it be working towards a promo/commercial, feature film or long-form broadcast delivery. Broadcast Magazine Hotshot of the Year 2012, vastly experienced in working directly with high profile clients both in a post-production environment and on set.

Confident and flexible when working through workflow issues from pre-production through to delivery. Effective collaboration with engineers and clients to create and facilitate bespoke workflows and solutions to provide an individualised and professional service.
ExperienceVFX Studio Manager

ENVY Post Production, London April 2013 - February 2014

Managing VFX team comprising CG Artists, Designers, Compositors, Roto artists. (Team of between 4 & 9).
Responsible for preparing VFX/Design bids.
Point person and primary contact for clients throughout production.
VFX work for various TV projects.
Department hiring.
Look development.
Attending dailies, walk-throughs and production meetings in studio, or virtually as required.

Head of VFX Support

ENVY Post Production, London Dec 2010 - April 2013
Managing team of 6 VFX assistants, supporting 5 Flame suites, 3 Baselights and numerous other VFX artists.
Determining technical approaches and workflow for each VFX heavy job individually.
On-set VFX supervision.
Department hiring. Assisting with bidding and project scheduling.
VFX work for various TV and film projects.

VFX Assistant

ENVY Post Production, London Nov 2007 - Dec 2010
Quality control on all department work.
Assisting Flame/Baselight suites with tape lay-offs.
Preparing files for Flame suites.
Prepping jobs in Flame suites. Data/tape conforms.
Roto/clean-up work for Flame jobs.
Preparing/editing matte paintings for Flame jobs.
VT/duplication work for tape and tapeless projects.
EducationUniversity of Lincoln
Media Production, BA Hons, 2006
Completed modules in Film, TV, Radio, Design and Digital Media.
Final year specialisation: Digital Media
SpecialityMotion Graphics Design
2D Visual Effects
Matte Painting
Hardware ProficiencyMac based/preferred

Can use Mac, PC or Linux systems as required.
Software ProficiencyAdobe Photoshop
Adobe After Effects
Adobe Illustrator
Cinema 4D
Mocha Pro
Final Cut Pro

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