Supervisor Flame Artist
Supervisor Digital Compositor
/ 13 yrs
Los Angeles, CA
Born and raised in the Berkshires of Massachusetts, Nicholas Daniels is an industrious Visual Effects Professional with a solid background in visual imagery in an array of digital mediums. Since entering the craft in 2007, his work has been featured in an extensive portfolio of Film, Television, Commercial, Virtual Reality, Architecture, Archaeology, Installations, and Interactive Media. He is an advocate for efficient methodology to enable strong emphasis on visual fidelity meeting storytelling.
Today his works focus on fast-paced and high-end visual effects in all media formats, with emphasis in Supervision and Look Development to ensure team synergy with well thought-out processes and methodology to meet and exceed studio & client expectations. Nicholas’ experience across 2D and 3D VFX workflows make him a particularly dynamic asset to productions of any size, with the ability to cross-examine methodology and execution, whether on set or in post - his involvement ensures a well executed experience for the team.
Nicholas is an Alumni of Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and Full Sail University, with emphasis in the field of Electronic Media, Film & Digital Animation, and Computer Science. His studies have set personal groundwork for deeper understanding the effects of cognition by visual representation through digital media. Further explorations have been in developing a strong portfolio that creates visual imagery of imaginary and realistic settings to provide impact that best compliments storytelling and entertainment.
Full Sail University
2009 - 2011
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
2008 - 2009