Jeff Olm

Jeff Olm

Los Angeles, CA

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Inferno Artist

Bad Company (2018)

Compositor

Instinct (2018)

Colorist

Guardians of the Galaxy (2014)

Editor and Flame Premium Artist

Reign (2013)

Colorist

Turbo (2013)

Stereo Lustre Colorist and FX Compositor

Aliens: Colonial Marines (2013)

Digital Colorist

Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted (2012)

Digital Colorist

Rise of the Guardians (2012)

Stereo Lustre Colorist and FX Compositor

Puss in Boots (2011)

Digital Colorist

Kung Fu Panda 2 (2011)

Stereo Lustre Colorist and FX Compositor

Megamind: Ultimate Showdown (2010)

Stereo Lustre Colorist and FX Compositor

How to Train Your Dragon: Flight of the Night Fury (2010)

Digital Colorist

Megamind (2010)

Colorist

Merry Madagascar (2009)

Colorist

Monsters vs Aliens Mutant Pumpkins From Outer Space (2009)

Digital Colorist

Monsters vs Aliens (2009)

Flame Artist

The Day the Earth Stood Still (2008)

3D Colorist

Journey to the Center of the Earth (2008)

Smoke Editor/ Flame Artist

War (2007)

Visual Effects

Live Free or Die Hard (2007)

Digital Opticals

Zodiac (2007)

Compositor

The Invisible (2007)

Digital Compositor

Stay Alive (2006)

Flame Artist

The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe (2005)

Inferno Artist

Freezerburn (2005)

Flame Artist

Zathura: A Space Adventure (2005)

Inferno Artist

The Fog (2005)

Flame Artist

The Prize Winner of Defiance, Ohio (2005)

Inferno Artist

Flightplan (2005)

Flame Artist

Bewitched (2005)

Inferno Artist

Ice Princess (2005)

Interactive Compositor

Zathura (2005)

Inferno Artist

Ocean's Twelve (2004)

Inferno Artist

Friday Night Lights (2004)

Digital Artist

Shark Tale (2004)

Inferno Artist

Spider-Man 2 (2004)

Inferno Artist

Highwaymen (2004)

Inferno Artist

Torque (2004)

Additional Compositing

Seabiscuit (2003)

High Speed Compositing Artist

Darkness Falls (2003)

Inferno Artist

Ghost Ship (2002)

Inferno Artist

I Spy (2002)

Flame Artist Look Developement sequence

Reign of Fire (2002)

Inferno Artist

Minority Report (2002)

Inferno Artist

Spider-Man (2002)

Inferno Artist

Black Hawk Down (2002)

High Speed Compositor

Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (2001)

Inferno Artist

America's Sweethearts (2001)

Inferno Artist

Cast Away (2000)

Inferno Artist

Gone In Sixty Seconds (2000)

Inferno Artist

Inspector Gadget (1999)

Compositor

My Favorite Martian (1999)

Compositor

Bicentennial Man (1999)

Compositor

Stigmata (1999)

Inferno Artist

Mighty Joe Young (1998)

Digital Compositor

Six Days Seven Nights (1998)

Inferno Artist

Armageddon (1998)

Inferno Artist

Titanic (1997)

Digital Compositor

Red Corner (1997)

Inferno Artist

The Fifth Element (1997)

High Speed Compositing Artist

What Lies Beneath

Inferno Artist

LiamBoy and the Bad Apple

Work History
  • Director

    Perfect Pictures

    January 2012 - Present

    Directing, shooting, and editing multiple multimedia projects to create awareness of the challenges American Veterans. To try to help the veterans and their families face the reality of returning home as a civilian that now needs all of our help and support.

  • Principal Partner, Director, and Creative Director

    Dream No More Productions

    August 2013 - December 2015

    Dream No More Productions specializes in Advanced Visual Effects and Technology. As Creative Director I design and produce stunning visual effects with holographic pepper ghost illusion elements. Taking your Project, Production or Brand and utilizing the magic of Advance VFX film technology with the combination of sound, animation, and CGI we bring your vision to life in a way that is beyond your imagination.
    Specialties
    Advance VFX Film Technology
    Holograms/Holography
    Holographic Illusion
    Pepper Ghost
    Animation
    CGI
    3-D
    Sound Design
    Production

  • Colorist

    Technicolor

    March 2014 - July 2015

    Feature Film Colorist utilizing Autodesk Flame Premium Lustre.
    Marvel "Guardians of the Galaxy"
    New Regency "The Revenant"
    Marvel "Avengers 2 Age of Ultron"

  • Editor and Flame Premium Artist

    NBC Universal Studios Digital Services

    October 2013 - May 2014

    Motion Picture Editor and Colorist,

  • Stereo Lustre Colorist and FX Compositor

    DreamWorks Animation

    March 2008 - July 2013

    Stereo Lustre Colorist and FX Compositor
    How to Train Your Dragon 2
    Turbo
    The Guardians
    Madagascar 3
    Puss in Boots
    Kung Fu Panda 2
    Megamind
    Shrek 4
    How to Train Your Dragon
    Monster vs. Aliens

  • Colorist

    Journey to the Center of the Earth 3D

    July 2007 - February 2008

    Colorist 3D Stereoscopic Film

  • Stereo Workflow Consultant

    Technicolor Creative Bridge

    2008 - 2008

    Designed stereo workflow for stereo Red camera rigs with dailies, syncing and post-production using Assimilate Scratch

  • Lustre Colorist

    Autodesk

    January 2003 - February 2007

    Product introduction to Hollywood Colorists and Film Labs. 2003
    As freelancer for Autodesk has trained colorists in use of a software color correction systems.
    Defined workflow and pipelines for Complete Post Technicolor Creative Services trailer division. Jeff continues to train colorists and help facilities develop streamline DI workflows for trailers and features.

  • Professor

    FXPHD

    2007 - 2007

    Provided foundations and taught Scratch 101 to worldwide network of Assimilate Scratch Colorists.

  • Flame Artist

    CBS Digital

    2007 - 2007

    Provided On Set Colorist services and dailies with Technicolor Creative Bridge mobile unit "MDLT" Assimilate Scratch for the "Bronx is Burning" for ESPN and completed final VFX with crowd replacement and stadium set extensions.

  • Inferno Artist

    Riot Games

    2007 - 2007

    Flame Artist for VFX on "Live Free Die Hard" and commercials.

  • Colorist

    HTV

    2007 - 2007

    Lustre Colorist

  • Smoke Editor/ Flame Artist

    Red Car

    2007 - 2007

    Editor "Muse of War"
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nxEhKXZzePc

  • Inferno Artist

    A52

    2006 - 2007

    Acura, BMW, Honda commercials VFX and color.

  • Inferno Artist

    Freelance

    1994 - 2007

    Creative artist solutions for major Hollywood films.

  • Colorist, VFX consultant, and Look design

    Creative Bridge Inc.

    October 2005 - June 2006

    On set color correction using Scratch, Speed Grade, Gamma Density and Lustre.
    Digital Intermediate and Look design for feature films, cinematics, commercials, and music videos.
    VFX design and execution using Shake, Flame, and Inferno.
    45 feature films, 100's of music videos, commercials and broadcast TV shows.

  • Inferno Artist

    CIS Hollywood

    2006 - 2006

    Oceans 12, Ice Princess, Jar Head, color and look development.

  • Inferno Artist Sports Promos

    Fox Sports Net

    2006 - 2006

    NHL Hockey and NFL Football show opens and graphics.

  • Flame Artist

    Entity FX

    2005 - 2006

    Visual FX compositor using for television show "Smallville" and other TV shows.

  • Inferno Artist

    Asylum Visual Effects

    2005 - 2006

    - Senior Inferno Artist, for Ridley Scott’s Black Hawk Down (2001)
    - Added tracer fire, bullet hits, helicopters, rig removal, and enhanced the practical effects
    - Senior Inferno Artist for Bad Company (2002) and Minority Report (2002) under VFX Nathan McGuinness

  • Flame Compositor

    CBS Digital

    2005 - 2006

    Colorist, and Flame artist innovated onset look development and location based color correction utilizing Assimilate Scratch for (8) Episode ESPN mini-series, Bronx is Burning (2007)

  • Cinematics Look Development, Colorist and Compositor

    Sony Computer Entertainment America

    2005 - 2005

    Lead Look Development artist on the first Play Station video game
    "The Lair" Worked on look development of cinematics and game introductions.

  • Inferno and Lustre Artist

    Discreet

    2003 - 2004

    Introduced Autodesk Lustre and software color correction to the world in 1993. Taught an inspired many Inferno, Flame, and Lustre artists. :)

  • Compositor

    DreamWorks Animation

    2003 - 2004

    Sharktale with Shake.

  • Inferno Artist

    Sony Pictures Imageworks

    2000 - 2004

    Sony Pictures Imageworks
    - Trailer Colorist for Charlie’s Angels (2000) and Charlie’s Angels: Full Throttle (2003), clients McG and Russell Carpenter
    - Trailer Colorist for Spider-Man (2001) and Spider-Man 2 (2004), clients Sam Raimi, John Dykstra ,and Don Burgess
    - Senior Inferno Artist utilizing Discreet’s Inferno and Sony’s Bonsai software
    for the following films:
    - Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone (2001) VFX Supervisor Rob Legato
    - Spider-Man (2001) VFX Supervisor John Dykstra
    - Cast Away (2001) VFX Supervisor Ken Ralston.
    - What Lies Beneath (2000) VFX Supervisor Rob Legato

  • Inferno Artist

    Cinesite

    2002 - 2003

    VFX for "The Hitchhiker"

  • Inferno Artist

    Sony Pictures Imageworks

    1999 - 2003

    Composited VFX shots on the feature films Castaway, Harry Potter, Spiderman, I Spy, America's Sweethearts, The Chronicles of Narnia, Zathura, and Bewitched.

  • Inferno Artist

    Photon VFX

    2002 - 2002

    Composited shots on the feature film Ghost Ship.

  • Inferno Artist

    Asylum Visual Effects

    2002 - 2002

    Look Development for
    "Blackhawk Down" and "Minority Report"

  • Flame Artist Look Developement sequence lead "Reign of Fire"

    The Secret Lab

    2002 - 2002

    - Sequence Lead Compositor/Inferno Artist, for Reign of Fire (2002)
    - Utilized Inferno and Shake for design and look of Archangels skydive sequence
    - Collaborated with director Rob Bowman and VFX Supervisor Rich Hoover

  • Inferno Artist

    Dream Quest Images

    1998 - 2001

    Inferno Artist for Feature Film VFX on Mighty Joe Young, Armageddon. Inspector Gadget, Stigmatta, and Gone In 60 Seconds.

  • Inferno Artist

    Digital Domain

    1996 - 1998

    Composited FX on The Fifth Element and member of Titanic crew winner of Best Visual Effects Oscar.

  • Editor

    Planet Blue

    1993 - 1994

    Editor for NBC's "Friday Night Video's" and VFX for commercials.

  • Editor

    The Post Group

    1987 - 1992

    Online editor for Warner Brothers, Universal, Ambling Animation, Propaganda Films and many other clients.

  • Technical Operations Supervisor

    The Post Group at the Disney MGM Studios

    1987 - 1991

    Built and started the The Post Group at the Disney MGM Studios. As Technical Operations Supervisor.
    Managed and hired assistant editor staff.
    Built Post-Production facility from the ground up.
    Made cables during start up phase progressed to doing final editing, color correction and conform on network TV shows.

Education
  • University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh

    1982 - 1986
  • Fox Valley Lutheran

    1981 - 1981