Joe Raasch

Joe Raasch

Senior Digital Compositor / 19 yrs

Toronto, Canada

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Compositing Artist

Little Boy (2015)

Lead Compositor

Subconscious Password (2014)

Digital Compositor

The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones (2013)

Visual Effects Supervisor

Exit Humanity (2011)

Compositor

Splice (2010)

Digital Compositor

Firehouse Dog (2007)

Lead Compositor

Silent Hill (2006)

2D Compositor

Lucky Number Slevin (2006)

Digital Compositor

Saw II (2005)

Compositor

Resident Evil: Apocalypse (2004)

Additional Compositing

Ryan (2004)

Digital Compositor

Spy Kids 3-D: Game Over (2003)

Digital Rotoscope / Paint Artist

The Santa Clause 2 (2002)

Digital Compositor

Rough Air: Danger on Flight 534 (2002)

Senior Compositor

Most Dangerous Game (2020)

Senior Compositor

Locke and Key

Lead compositor

Into the Badlands (2015)

Compositor

Penny Dreadful (2014)

Compositor

Vikings (2012)

Compositor

Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn (2012)

Compositor

Camelot (2011)

Compositor

Dolphin Tale (2011)

Compositor

The Tudors (2007)

Work History
  • Compositor

    Take 5 Productions

    October 2012 - Present

    -works closely with Visual Effects Supervisors, Producers and the Compositing Supervisor, designing, developing and producing digital composites for use in feature films.
    -determines the best approach to solve compositing challenges and develop the final overall look of the shot.
    -performs tasks such as tracking, matte extraction, colour correction, paint fixes, roto and assembly of live action and 3D elements.

  • Visual Effects Program Coordinator/Teacher

    Seneca College

    January 2002 - Present

    As the coordinator of the VFX program at Canada’s largest college, Seneca College, I am responsible for curriculum development and implementation, management of teaching staff, and production of training materials.

    My role as program coordinator has also provided me with experience liaising between Seneca College and industry contacts. I chair advisory committee meetings where industry representatives provide feedback on our graduates and curriculum.

  • Senior Compositor

    Arc Productions

    July 2012 - September 2012

    -works closely with Visual Effects Supervisors, Producers and the Compositing Supervisor, designing, developing and producing digital composites for use in feature films.
    -determines the best approach to solve compositing challenges and develop the final overall look of the shot.
    -performs tasks such as tracking, matte extraction, colour correction, paint fixes, roto and assembly of live action and 3D elements.

  • Senior Compositor

    Arc Productions

    November 2011 - May 2012
  • Senior Compositor

    Starz Animation

    September 2010 - August 2011
  • Compositor

    C.O.R.E. Digital Pictures

    December 2003 - March 2010
  • Digital Compositor

    Hybride

    January 2003 - June 2003
  • Digital Compositor

    GVFX

    2002 - 2002
  • Digital Compositor

    The Post Group

    2001 - 2001
Education
  • Sheridan College

    1996 - 2000