Samuel John Joseph Walsh

Samuel John Joseph Walsh

animation generalist / creature fx


Creature FX Td

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 (2017)

Jupiter Ascending (2015)

Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation (2015)

Our Kind of Traitor (2016)

Anna Karenina (2012)

Cloud Atlas (2012)

Lead Previs

Finding Altamira (2016)

The Revenant (2016)

Visual Effects Supervisor

Provenance (2017)

Spectre (2015)

VFX Artist

Dom Hemingway (2014)

Environment Modeller

The Monuments Men (2014)

Everest (2015)

cg animator

Gambit (2020)


Voyage of Time: Life's Journey (2016)

CG Animator

The Ark (2007)

Cgi Supervisor

Left Kick (2012)

Pre-Vis / Generalist TD / Visual Effects Generalist

The Bastard Executioner (2015)

Creature FX Td

Mowgli (2018)

The Legend of Tarzan (2016)

Mirror Mirror (2012)

On Set VFX Supervision

The Vampire Diaries (2009)

Post-Vis Animator

Doctor Who (2006)

Under the Skin (2013)

CG Animation Supervisor

Jamón (2014)

CG Animation Supervisor

Ernesto (2013)

CG Supervisor

Il Conte (2012)

CG artist

The Terror

CG Animator

Bertie Crisp (2011)

Digital Effects

A Trick of the Light

Northerner with a passion for film. NFTS Alumni. Generalist focused on Animation endeavours.
Work History
  • June 2017 - Present

    CG Generalist


    Part of the core team chosen to help establish a foothold in the mid west for Framestore.
    Mainly tasked with - Modeling, Animation, Pre Vis and Creature FX related work.
  • March 2017 - June 2017

    CG artist


    Switched from Film to Commercials to work on an undisclosed TV project.
  • October 2015 - February 2017

    Creature FX TD


  • July 2015 - September 2015

    Generalist TD | Pre & Post Vis | Animation

    Milk Visual Effects

  • February 2015 - July 2015

    Generalist TD

    Double Negative

  • September 2011 - February 2015

    Generalist TD & Animator

    One Of Us

  • February 2016 - February 2016

    Previs Animator

    Millennium FX

  • April 2016 - November 2016

    visual effects supervisor

    White Horse Films

  • May 2013 - May 2013

    Generalist TD

    Recipe Advertising

    Pack shot asset creation for several new additions to the range, covering modelling, texturing and sculpting. Assisted the director with VFX requirements for the live action shoot.
  • February 2011 - February 2011

    Generalist TD & Animator

    BRAG Productions Limited

    Generated a swarm of ants for a key sequence, including modelling, rigging, animation and compositing.
  • July 2013 - July 2013

    Generalist TD


    Pack shot asset creation for a batch of European adverts with specific regional requirements. Altered designs to incorporate charity branding to the established branding.
  • October 2009 - January 2010

    Digital Animator

    Recipe Advertising Ltd

    Traditional and digital animation work on a number of regional commercials. Additionally supported the graphics team as an GFX artist.
  • August 2011 - August 2011

    Digital Animator & Compositor

    Recipe Advertising Ltd

    Created digital assets for a GFX based web campaign.
  • July 2005 - October 2005

    Director & Animator

    Lighthouse Media Centre

    Animation residency and workshop in partnership with Plotline. Directed and produced a short 2D animated film entitled 'The Good, The Bad and The DVD'.
    The Film was traditionally animated and digitally finished.
  • November 2015 - November 2015

    3D Modeler

    Recipe Advertising Ltd

    Created stylised vehicle assets for use in a TVC campaign.
  • November 2005 - July 2006

    2D Animator

    'Three Wheels to Paradise' dir Dave La Ferinas. Pilot episode for the BBC3 new talent programme.
  • iAnimate

    April 2018 - July 2018
  • MA in Digital Effects

    National Film and Television School

    January 2010 - January 2012
  • BA (Hons) in Animation

    The University of Wolverhampton

    September 2002 - May 2005
  • High School in GCSE & A-Levels

    Queens Park High School

    September 1995 - July 2002