Charles Lai

Charles Lai

Senior Digital Compositor / 12 yrs

Vancouver, Canada

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Lead Compositor

Skyscraper (2018)

Compositing Supervisor

Black Panther (2018)

Digital Artist

Silence (2017)

Digital Artist

Deepwater Horizon (2016)

The Revenant (2016)

Digital Compositor

Final Destination 5 (2011)

Digital Compositor

Red Riding Hood (2011)

Digital Compositor

Beverly Hills Chihuahua 2 (2011)

Rotoscope Artist

Case 39 (2010)

Digital Compositor

Flicka 2 (2010)

Visual Effects Coordinator

Hot Tub Time Machine (2010)

Digital Compositor

Human Target (2010)

Digital Compositor

V (2009)

Digital Compositor / Visual Effects Assistant

Impact (2009)

Compositor / On-Set Visual Effects Coordinator

Dr. Dolittle: Million Dollar Mutts (2009)

Digital Compositor

Slap Shot 3: The Junior League (2008)

Compositor

Joy Ride 2: Dead Ahead (2008)

Digital Compositor / On-Set Visual Effects Coordinator

Dr. Dolittle: Tail to the Chief (2008)

Rotoscope Artist

Vantage Point (2008)

Digital Compositor

Fallen (2007)

Digital Compositor / On-Set Visual Effects Coordinator

The L Word (2004)

Senior Compositor

Jurassic World (2015)

Senior Compositor

Tomorrowland (2015)

Senior Compositor

X-Men: Days of Future Past (2014)

Senior Compositor

The Amazing Spider-Man 2 (2014)

VFX Crew

300: Rise of an Empire (2014)

Visual Effects

Into the Storm (2014)

Senior Compositor

Man of Steel (2013)

Senior Compositor

Iron Man 3 (2013)

Senior Compositor

Battleship (2012)

Senior Compositor

Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows (2011)

Compositor

TRON: Legacy (2010)

Compositor

Devil (2010)

Compositor

The Karate Kid (2010)

Compositor

Grown Ups (2010)

On-Set Visual Effects Coordinator

Charlie St. Cloud (2010)

Compositor / Night Shift Supervisor

The Hole (2009)

Paint / Rotoscope Artist

Blades of Glory (2007)

Work History
  • May 2014 - Present

    Senior Compositor

    Industrial Light & Magic

    Jurassic World (2015)
    Tomorrowland (2015)
  • October 2014 - December 2014

    Compositing Instructor

    The Art Institute of Vancouver

    Advanced Compositing Techniques (Comp III)
  • March 2014 - May 2014

    Senior Compositor

    Digital Domain

    X-Men: Days of Future Past [stereoscopic 3D] (2014)
  • September 2013 - February 2014

    Senior Compositor

    Sony Pictures Imageworks

    The Amazing Spider-Man 2 (2014)
  • October 2011 - July 2013

    Senior Compositor

    ScanlineVFX

    Into the Storm (2014)
    300: Rise of an Empire (2014)
    Iron Man 3 (2013)
    Man of Steel (2013)
    Battleship (2012)
  • July 2011 - August 2011

    Senior Compositor

    MPC

    Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows (2011)
  • January 2011 - June 2011

    Senior Compositor

    Prime Focus World

    Final Destination 5 [stereoscopic 3D] (2011)
  • December 2010 - December 2010

    Compositor

    Zoic Studios

    Red Riding Hood (2011)
  • May 2010 - November 2010

    Compositor

    Prime Focus World

    TRON: Legacy [stereosopic 3D] (2010)
  • November 2009 - April 2010

    Compositor

    Zoic Studios

    Devil (2010)
    The Karate Kid (2010)
    Grown Ups (2010)
    Human Target [season 1] (2010)
    V [season 1] (2009 - 2010)
  • July 2009 - October 2009

    Coordinator / Splinter & 2nd Unit VFX Supervisor

    Mr. X

    Charlie St. Cloud (2010)
    Hot Tub Time Machine (2010)
  • January 2009 - July 2009

    Compositor / Night Shift Supervisor

    GVFX

    The Hole [stereoscopic 3D] (2009)
    Flicka 2 (2010)
  • March 2008 - November 2008

    Coordinator / Splinter & 2nd Unit VFX Supervisor / Composito

    Impact Productions

    Impact [mini-series] (2009)
  • July 2008 - August 2008

    Compositor

    GVFX

    Slap Shot 3: The Junior League (2008)
  • July 2008 - July 2008

    On-Set Coordinator

    CIS Vancouver

    The L Word [season 6] (2009)
  • March 2007 - March 2008

    Compositor / Coordinator

    GVFX

    Dr. Dolittle: Million Dollar Mutts (2009)
    Dr. Dolittle: Tail to the Chief (2008)
    Joy Ride: Dead Ahead (2008)
    Fallen [mini-series] (2007)
  • November 2006 - January 2007

    Paint / Rotoscope Artist

    Rainmaker Entertainment

    Case 39 (2009)
    Vantage Point (2008)
    Blades of Glory (2007)
  • September 2006 - October 2006

    Bardel Entertainment Inc

Education
  • The Art Institute of Vancouver

    2005 - 2006