Grimm Episode Dyin’ on a Prayer (Episode 404) on NBC

March 4, 2015 in Production, Slide

Grimm

I am pleased to share my latest work on the NBC series Grimm. This episode will feature shots that I created liquid simulations for with Refuge VFX. Keep your eyes peeled for crying walls and a flooding dungeon to see my work.

Autodesk 3ds max Master award

June 13, 2012 in Production, Publications, Training

I am honored to be named Autodesk Master!! Thanks so much to everyone that voted. This is such an amazing award to win. What makes it so special is that you must be nominated by your peers the vote in by the CG community. Thanks again to everyone, I really appreciate your support!

Please check out the Meet the Masters page to see all the Autodesk Masters this year and my Q&A with Autodesk.
http://area.autodesk.com/3dec2011

Spiderman 3

September 15, 2011 in Production

I worked with the teams at CafeFX and cebas to produce particle destruction animations and lighting solutions for Spiderman 3. In the interior shots of the crane going through the office building, I worked on creating a clean and flicker free global illumination solution to match the background plates and action in Maya. In the destruction scenes where the crane is crashing through the building, glass, and concrete, I designed workflows to allow the software to produce the needed effects as well as created production setups to achieve the final result.


Nim’s Island

September 14, 2011 in Production

It was a great pleasure to work with the CafeFX team on Nim’s Island. I worked closely with Michael Sean Foley, the CG Supervisor on the film, to create a flicker free global illumination simulation for the CG characters in the film. I also help to create shaders to achieve the proper displacement and overall look of the CG lizard character. Lastly, I was instrumental in creating the render pass pipeline to give the compositing team the most flexibility after rendering the character passes.


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Treasure Quest

September 15, 2010 in Production

I finished up 4 episodes for the Discovery Channel on a show called Treasure Quest. Here are some images and a trailer with some of my shots from the production.


Shots I worked on are at 1:17, 1:54, 4:24, 4:44, 5:05.