Founding member of the local section. As first chair, my mandate is to put into place the foundation to kick start our honorary organisation. I lead, organize and coordinate the board's annual agenda. I represent local member's interests. I act as spokesperson and liaison with the Visual Effects Society Executive Committee and other external associations and organisations.
Responsible for developing, designing and scoping short film projects for clients Sid Lee, Jimmy Lee, LG2 and others. Longer feature work involved live-action supervision, creature replacement/insertion, digital pyrotechny, booby trap insertion. Projects included : The Howling: Reborn.
• Collaborate closely with the Producers, Directors, DoP, Head-of-story and Production Designers on creative, technical, budgetary and schedule needs.
• Analyse and Breakdown scripts
• Design Shots Creatively and Technically
• Supervise visual effects both on-set and in-s
Wrote, directed and edited short film with digital enhancements. Nature Morte.
Official selection – Int'l Fest of Cinema and Technology 2007
Official selection – Puerto Rico International Short Film Festival 2007
Official selection – RES Fest: Quebec Gold 2006
Official selection – Festival International du Cinéma en Abitibi-Témiscamingue 2006
Responsible for establishing pipeline on maiden projects, and helping to build one of the largest digital effects studios in Canada at the time.
In charge of script breakdown, shot design with storyboard artist, live-action direction, supervision of practical and puppet effects, look development of CG creatures, rigging and animation, lighting and compositing.
Projects included: Catwoman, Exorcist: the beginning, Flight of the Phoenix, Dinosaur Planet, Before we ruled the earth, What Killed the Mega Beasts, The Real Eve, Walking with Prehistoric Beasts