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Profile

 

Digital node-based compositor (Nuke) with 10 years of experience in the VFX industry. A versatile artist skilled in a wide range of compositing tasks, from 2D cleanup to complex CGI with live-action photorealistic integration. 


Motivated, adaptable, good team player, and responsible artist, who uses technical, artistic and interpersonal skills to solve problems and finish the work on time and with excellent quality.


General knowledge in animation, direction, production and edition.

 

 

A reliable worker.

 

 

With EU Work Permit.

 

 

Experience

 

2017 -2020             Digital Compositor. TRIXTER Media, Berlin.
                         
    Credits:

                             - Bio-Hackers

                             - Captain Marvel

                             - Die Känguru-Chroniken

                             - Bright Burn

                             - 8 Tage

                             - Rocca
                             - Black Panther
                             - Lost in Space
                             - Berlin Station
                             - Fear the Walking Dead

 

2017                    Digital Compositor. CHIMNEY GROUP.

                              Worked on "Kein Herz für Inder"
 

2016                    Digital Compositor. ARRI VFX.

                              Compositor for "Tschick" and "Unsere Zeit ist Jetzt"

 

2015 - 2016          Compositing Supervisor. Maligno VFX - Lemon films

                              Lead Compositor  for "Kilometro 31 Sin Retorno"

                            

2010 - 2014          Visual Effects Supervisor. Diez y Media VFX

                              Experience planning and executing shots for high-end TV commercials

                              and independent films as VFX and On-set Supervisor.

                              Also as director and producer.


2007 - 2010          Digital Compositor. Ollin Studio

                              For films like "The curious case of Benjamin Button" (VFX Oscar winner),

                              "Tron Legacy" (Full stereoscopic composed),

                              "Let me in" (as lead compositor), "The Last Airbender", and more.
 

2006 - 2018         Freelance artist.

 

 

 

Education


2001- 2006           University - National School of Plastic Arts UNAM

                             Design and Visual Communication


1984                     Born in Mexico City

 

 

 

Relevant Projects

2019                       Bio-Hackers - (Compositor)

2019                       Die Känguru-Chroniken - (Compositor)

2018                       Captain Marvel - (Compositor)

2018                       Bright Burn - (Compositor)

2018                       8 Tage - (Compositor)

2018                       Rocca - (Compositor)

2017                       Black Panther - (Compositor)
2017                       Lost in Space - tv Series - (Compositor)
2017                       Berlin Station - tv Series - (Compositor)
2017                       Fear the Walking Dead - t
v Series - (Compositor)
2017                       Kein Herz Für Inder - (Compositor)

2016                       Tschick - Fatih Akin (Compositor)

2016                       Kilometro 31 Sin Retorno - (Compositing Supervisor)

2014                       Schöne Seele - short film (VFX Supervisor)

2013                       Instructions not Included - (On-set and Comp Supervisor)

2012                       Post Tenebras Lux - (Senior Compositor)
2010                       Let me In - (Lead Compositor)
2010                       Tron: Legacy - (Senior Compositor)
2010                       The Last Airbender - (Compositor)
2010                       We Were Once a Fairytale - short film (Compositor)
2010                       Persons Unknown - tv Series - (Compositor)

2010                       Cutout Fest: audiovisual campaign - (Compositor)

2009                       Impregnación - short film (VFX Supervisor)

2009                       Pornografía - short film (VFX Supervisor)

2009                       Backyard & De la Infancia- (Compositor)
2009                       Y Nada Quedará sin Castigoshort film-  
(VFX Supervisor)  
2008                       The Curious Case of Benjamin Button - (Compositor)
2008                       The Spirit - (Compositor)

 

 

 

Director

 

2013 - 2015             Visuals for Psicomata - Video Art
2012                       La Caída - Video
2010                       La Cara Luminosa de Saturno - Short film
2006                       Sueño que Despertó - Short film

 

 

 

Nuke composting workshops leader

 

2011 & 2012             Lanterna independent university film festival, Mexico City
2010                        9zeros animation school, Barcelona

 

 

 

 

Languages


Spanish                    Native
English                     Professional working proficiency
German                    B1 proficiency

 

 

 

Interests


Nature, music, travel