OBJECTIVE: After Effects and Commotion Digital Compositing.
Rotoscope, clean up Artist.
Digital Dustbusting and Restoration.

 

SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS.
9 years experience- After Effects, Commotion, PhotoShop and Illustrator.
Commotion for Rotoscoping, Digital Dustbusting and Restoration.
Additional Software: Debabelizer, Cinema 4d XL.
Experienced in working with a wide variety of output formats D-1 video, Mini DV, Beta, 35mm motion picture film, (2k) Data Scans, High Definition Video (2k) for motion picture output.

 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE AND ACCOMPLISHMENTS.

 

Digital Compositor-After Effects and Commotion Screen Novelties
"Automatons"
Video Pilot
25 scenes.
Rigging removal, Green screen compositing, Tracking, Flicker removal, Overall scene to scene color correction and adjustment of composition. Final output to DVD.

 

Digital Compositor-After Effects and Commotion Screen Novelties
Nike "Minotaur of Atlanta"
Television Commercial
15 second spot, 8 scenes.
Visual effects Supervisor, Live Action and Stop Motion Director of Photography, 16mm motion picture film. Green Screen compositing, Rotoscoping, Rig removal, Stabilization, Digital Matte painting.
Color correction and Matching. 2k Data scans from 16mm. Output to Digi Beta for broadcast.
Featured article in the May 2004 issue of American Cinematographer Magazine.



Digital Compositor-After Effects and Commotion Digital Film Werks Inc.
"Catch That Kid"
Theatrical Feature
235 scenes.
Wire and rigging removal. Ext. climbing Sequence. Rotoscoping , Motion tracking, Green Screen Compositing Security Room scenes. At times up to 20 simulated tv screens each with various live action plates. Color correction of plates. Dustbusting live action scanns.

 

Digital Restoration -Commotion Pixel Magic.
"MICKEY MOUSE CARTOONS"
DVD Release
5 different Cartoons, circa 1936, various sections.
Working from Hi Def., Original negative film scanns. Using Commotion, I Dustbusted out, y.m.c. Color blotches, scratches and some cell dust. From deteriorating 35mm Technicolor elements.

 

Digital Compositor-After Effects and Commotion Pixel Magic.
"SCARY MOVIE 2"
Theatrical Feature
8 scenes.
Wire and rigging removal. Precomp backgrounds for Ghost replacement.
Rotscoping and Dustbusting. For wheelchair race.

 

Digital Rotoscope-Commotion Pixel Magic.
"WHATS THE WORST, THAT COULD HAPPEN?"
Theatrical Feature
25 scenes.
Rotscoping Martin Lawrence's cheeks and forehead, in his close ups, to soften and correct his, Bad complexion. Generate mattes in Commotion, for compositing on Cineon system, for motion picture output. Dustbusting and clean up of all shots.

 

Digital Compositor-After Effects and Commotion Pixel Magic.
"ROLLERBALL"
Remake Theatrical Feature
4 scenes.
Light and rigging removal, Dustbusting and clean up. Night vision sequence.

 

Digital Restoration -Commotion Pixel Magic.
"SNOW WHITE and the SEVEN DWARFS"
DVD Release
Disney's Classic Cartoon. Circa 1937, 50+ sections.
Working from Hi Def., Cinesite scanns for VHS release in middle nineties. Using Commotion, we Dustbusted out, incredible amounts cell dirt, cloning errors, at times having to repaint characters, because we couldn't spot out the dancing dust bunnies.

 

Digital Compositor-After Effects and Commotion Digital Film Werks Inc.
"EXIT WOUNDS"
Theatrical Feature
4 scenes.
Night exterior rooftop shot on parking lot set. Added Cityscape and Cloudy Night sky.
Luminance mattes, Rotoscope, Tracking and compositing.

 

Digital Compositor-After Effects and Commotion VCE Inc.
"HYUNDAI ATLANTIS."
Automobile Commercial
3 scenes.
Rotoscoping - Sky Replacement, Motion Stabilization, Element Tracking, Green Screen Compositing,

 

Digital Compositor-After Effects and Commotion Chiodo Bros. Productions.
"ULTIMATE SOLDIERS."
Action figure toy Commercial
35 scenes. For a 30 second and a60 second Commercials.
Rotoscoping wire and rig removal, Green Screen Compositing, Gunfire simulation, Bullet hits.
Changing product and book title removal.

 

3d Animation -After Effects, Cinema 4d XL. Promethean Films.
"PROMETHEAN FILMS."
1 scene. Home video Logo.
Design, constructed, animated and composited 3d logo for small video company.

 

Digital Compositor-After Effects Reel Efx.
"AMWAY."
6 scenes.
Responsible for aligning all action frames for 100 camera still simulation. Also align and generate
Green screen elements, pull mattes and generate alpha channels.

 

Digital Compositor-After Effects Metavision
"WILLOWBEND."
Graphics and titles created in PhotoShop and Illustrator. Animation and Composite After Effects.
Final Composite of multiple elements for output to D-1 video.

 

Digital Compositor-After Effects Metavision/NASA
"QUEST FOR LIFE."
10 scenes.
Responsible for generating, all live action Blue Screen, Mars Astronaut mattes. Using AfterEffects and the Ultimatte plug-in.
Matting, Rotoscoping and Tracking, Astronaut visor reflections.
Final Composite of multiple elements for output to H.D. Video/Motion Picture Film.

 

Digital Compositor-After Effects Chiodo Bros. Productions.
"THE CHRISTMAS PATH."
35 scenes.
Responsible for Co-ordination with Editorial on spotting visual effects, timecode for all elements and plates, creating D-5 submaster from HD Cam, working with Sony Hi Def Center to create Exabyte tapes.
Final Composite of multiple elements for output to H.D. Video/Motion Picture Film.

 

Digital Compositor-After Effects Chiodo Bros/Random House Productions. "THE CRAYON BOX"
(26 Episodes.)
Blue & Green Screen Composites After Effects w/Ultimatte plug-in. Graphics and titles created in Photoshop and Illustrator.
Final Composite of multiple elements for output to D-1 video.

 

Digital Compositor-After Effects. Dark Domain Productions.
"SKWIDS"
15 scenes.
Blue Screen Composites, After Effects w/Color difference matte plug-in. Rotoscoping and element tracking.
Final Composite of multiple elements for output to D-1 video.

 

OTHER RELATED SKILLS.

Model Maker, Miniature Photography, Stop Motion Animation, and Film Rotoscope


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