Benjamin Scabell

Senior Digital Compositor / 17 yrs

Calw, Germany

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Digital Compositor

Tales from the Loop (2020)

Digital Compositor

Hellboy (2019)

Compositing Artist

Watchmen (2019)

Lead Digital Compositor

Ad Astra (2019)

Lead compositor

Ad Astra (2019)

Senior Compositor

Shazam! (2019)

Senior Compositor

Polar (2019)

Digital Compositor

Asura (2018)

Digital Compositor

Lost in Space (2018)

Digital Compositor

Tomb Raider (2018)

Digital Compositor

Assassin's Creed (2018)

Senior Compositor

Roma (2018)

Senior Compositor

Condor (2018)

Senior Compositor

How it ends (2018)

Compositor

Spider-Man: Homecoming (2017)

Digital Compositor

A Series of Unfortunate Events (2017)

Digital Compositor

I.T. (2016)

Digital Compositor

Star Trek Beyond (2016)

Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children (2016)

Digital Compositor / Lead Compositor

The Frankenstein Chronicles (2015)

Compositor

Terminator: Genisys (2015)

Lead Compositing Artist

My Worst Best Friend (2015)

Compositor

Insurgent (2015)

Compositor

In the Heart of the Sea (2015)

Compositor

The Cut (2015)

Stereo Compositor

The Seventh Dwarf (2015)

Compositing Artist

300: Rise of an Empire (2014)

Compositor

Captain America: The Winter Soldier (2014)

Digital Compositor

Rabbit Without Ears and Two-Eared Chick (2013)

Digital Compositor

White House Down (2013)

Digital Compositor

Star Trek Into Darkness (2013)

Compositor

Iron Man 3 (2013)

Digital Compositor

Ripper Street (2013)

senior compositor

Cloud Atlas (2012)

Compositing Artist

Wolfblood (2012)

Digital Compositor

Death of a Superhero (2012)

Stereo conversion artist

John Carter (2012)

Stereo compositing artist

Hugo (2011)

lead stereo conversion artist / supervis

Captain America: The First Avenger (2011)

Lead Stereoscopic Compositor

Green Lantern (2011)

lead stereo conversion artist / supervis

Green Lantern: Emerald Knights (2011)

Lead Stereoscopic Compositor

Priest (2011)

Visual Effects

Game of Thrones (2011)

Stereoscopic Compositor

The Green Hornet (2011)

Senior Compositor

Godless (2011)

Digital Compositor

The Walking Dead (2010)

Compositor

Ceasefire (2010)

Compositor

Jasper: Penguin Explorer (2009)

Senior Compositor

Hellboy (2004)

Compositor

Tau

Lead Compositor

Meine allerschlimmste Freundin

Senior Compositor

The empty man

Compositor

Die wilden Felder und der Krieger

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Work History
  • TBA

    February 2020 - February 2020
    Stuttgart, Germany
  • Senior Compositor

    Rodeo FX

    November 2019 - January 2020
    München, Germany
  • digital compositor

    Mackevision

    February 2019 - April 2019
    Stuttgart, Germany
  • digital compositor

    RISE | Visual Effects Studios

    September 2018 - February 2019
    Berlin, Germany

    Digital Compositing for Hellboy and Shazam

  • digital compositor

    Optix Digital

    August 2018 - September 2018
    Hamburg, Germany

    Compositing for various Commercials

  • Senior Compositor

    Mr. X

    January 2018 - August 2018
    Toronto, Canada
  • digital compositor

    Mr. X

    January 2017 - December 2017
  • digital compositor

    TRIXTER

    November 2016 - November 2016
    Munich

    Senior Compositor for a couple of trailer shots for a feature film project.

  • digital compositor

    Double Negative

    May 2016 - October 2016
    London

    Senior Compositor for Star Trek Beyond, Miss Peregrine's home for peculiar children, Assassin's Creed

  • Senior Compositor

    SSVFX

    August 2015 - April 2016
  • Forest Program Volunteer

    Madagascar Research and Conservation Institute (MRCI)

    June 2015 - July 2015
    Nosy Komba, Madagascar


    Volunteering for the MRCI. Identifying and researching the wildlife on Nosy Komba, including Lemurs, Reptiles, Amphibians.

    This was also my first trip with a DJI Phantom 3 Pro in the backpack. I shot video in 4K on various locations in Madagascar, La Reunión and Mauritius.

    http://binmadagascar.blogspot.com

  • Digital Compositor

    Double Negative

    December 2014 - May 2015


    Compositing for "The Divergent Series: Insurgent" and "Terminator Genisys"

  • Lead Compositor

    TRIXTER

    October 2014 - December 2014

    Lead Compositor for the german tv feature "Meine allerschlimmste Freundin".

  • Digital Compositor

    Double Negative

    February 2014 - August 2014
    London, United Kingdom


    Digital compositing for "In the Heart of the Sea"

  • Digital Compositor

    Mackevision

    January 2014 - February 2014


    digital compositing for "the cut" (Director: Fatih Akin)

  • Stereo Compositor

    Animationsfabrik GmbH

    January 2014 - January 2014


    Stereo compositing / stereo comp checks for "the 7th dwarf"

  • Stereo Compositing Lead

    Mackevision

    October 2013 - November 2013


    Stereo Compositing Lead artist for the 4K Stereo Commercial Production "Epson & Manchester United"

  • Digital Compositor

    TRIXTER

    September 2013 - October 2013

    Compositing for Captain America: The Winter Soldier

  • Stereo Comp Supervision / Senior Compositor

    Animationsfabrik GmbH

    June 2013 - August 2013


    Stereo comp supervision, senior comper for the animated feature "Keinohrhase und Zweiohrküken"

  • Digital Compositor

    ScanlineVFX

    May 2013 - June 2013
    München und Umgebung, Deutschland


    Compositing for
    300: Rise of an Empire
    White House Down (uncredited)

  • Digital Compositor

    Mackevision Hamburg

    March 2013 - March 2013


    Digital Compositing for the Mercedes Benz A-class 360° Fahrerlebnis spots

  • Senior Compositing Artist

    TRIXTER

    November 2012 - March 2013

    Digital Compositing for Iron Man 3

  • Digital Compositor

    Pixomondo

    September 2012 - November 2012


    Senior Compositor for a series of Image Films for Mercedes Benz
    Compositing for Star Trek - Into Darkness (uncredited)

  • Digital Compositor

    TRIXTER

    February 2012 - July 2012
    Munich


    compositing for:
    "Cloud Atlas" (director: Tom Tykwer)
    "Wolfblood" tv-series (look dev for the eye transformation and appearing of the veins)
    Pro7 "Starforce" commercials

  • Stereo conversion artist

    Cinesite

    October 2011 - January 2012
    London, United Kingdom


    stereo conversion for "John Carter" (director: Andrew Stanton)

  • Stereo Compositor

    Pixomondo

    August 2011 - September 2011
    Frankfurt Am Main Area, Germany


    stereo compositing for "Hugo" (director: Martin Scorsese)

  • Digital Compositor

    TRIXTER

    July 2011 - July 2011
    München und Umgebung, Deutschland


    compositing for "Death of a Superhero" (Director: Ian FitzGibbon)
    Roto Supervision

  • Digital Compositor

    Pixomondo

    May 2011 - June 2011
    Frankfurt Am Main, Germany


    compositing for the "BWT Wasserfilter" commercial

  • lead stereo conversion artist / supervisor

    TRIXTER

    January 2011 - May 2011

    stereoscopic conversions of:
    Priest in 3D
    Green Lantern
    Captain America

  • Digital Compositor

    Animationsfabrik GmbH

    December 2010 - December 2010


    compositing for
    Ferrero Kinder Überraschung "Pistengaudi" tv commercial
    Danone Actimel "High Speed" tv commercial
    Danone Actimel "CutDown & Tandem" tv commercial

  • stereo conversion artist

    TRIXTER

    November 2010 - December 2010

    stereoscopic conversion for "The Green Hornet in 3D"

  • Digital Compositor

    Animationsfabrik GmbH

    October 2010 - October 2010


    compositing for
    Ferrero Kinder Überraschung "Saustark" tv commercial

  • Digital Compositor

    Animationsfabrik GmbH

    August 2010 - August 2010


    compositing for
    Ferrero Kinder Überraschung Großstadthunde tv commercial
    Actimel Planet Actimel Acticodes tv commercial

  • Digital Compositor

    Südlich-t

    December 2008 - July 2010


    compositing artist at Südlich-t in Munich, compositing with combustion and fusion.
    Projects:
    "Waffenstillstand" (director: Lanzelot von Naso)
    drife logo amimation
    dcm logo animation
    galileo wissenspreis tv commercial (2009)
    fx direktbank robodog tv commercial (2009)
    siemens pure pos image film (2009)
    hexal omep tv commercial (2009)
    fx contrex tv commercial (2009)
    mcdonalds "ägypten" tv commercial (2009)
    moskovskaya tv commercial (2009)
    triumph sloggy tv commercial (2009)
    maxdome fasching tv commercial (2009)
    clearasil "writing off" tv commercial (2009)
    sony limit tv commercial (2009)
    horizont cinema commercial (2009)
    steico tvc - astronaut tv commercial (2009)
    mittermeier moskito tv commercial (2009)
    pro7 casino tv commercial (2009)
    oxfam tv commercial (2009)
    haribo "herz für kinder" tv commercial (2009)
    pro7 opdenhövel tv commercial (2009)
    friendscout24 tv commercial (2009)
    ard osterhase tv commercial (2010)
    stabilo easy ergonomic experts tv commercial (2010)
    uhu power glue spot (2010)

  • Digital Compositor

    Toons'n'Tales

    July 2008 - August 2008


    Compositing artist at Toons'n'Tales in Hamburg for the animated movie "Jasper - Journey to the end of the world".

  • visual effects artist

    Nils Eckhardt Animation

    May 2008 - May 2008


    visual effects for the animated short "Die wilden Felder und der Krieger"

  • Multimedia Producer

    tatamia solutions

    October 2005 - March 2008


    development and realisation of spots in different multimedia formats, directing and editing, compositing in after effects
    Projects:
    tatamia logo animation
    various Tatamia kmas product tv commercials
    Tatamia partyline tv commercials
    animated graphics for various service commercials

  • Editing assistant

    Optix Digital

    September 2004 - February 2005


    editing assistant for Optix Digital Pictures in Hamburg on AVID. Preselecting and sorting camera footage for the editors for countless projects on the weekends was mostly my task.

  • Compositing & Editing Praktikant

    Production Friends

    April 2004 - January 2005


    Praktikum at Production Friends in Hamburg, editing with AVID, Compositing with Combustion, camera assistance, assistant director
    Projects:
    bmw mini cooper "alien" viral tv commercial
    Production Friends logo animation
    Production Friends International logo animation
    Edesio "Ritmo Caliente" music video
    Hugo Boss F1 Shanghai image film
    Benjamin Wolff Showreel
    Spongebob Squarepants tv commercial
    Lutricia McNeal / edel records tv commercial
    arrested development tv commercial
    Mercedes Benz GST image film
    Mont Blanc image film
    HSH Nordbank image film
    Campari Mixx image film
    dpd "there" image film
    animated graphics for various image films

  • Compositing Artist (Praktikum)

    Public Toons / Ully Arndt Studios

    August 2003 - March 2004


    Praktikum at Public Toons (now Ully Arndt Studios) in Hamburg as a Compositor. Compositing in After Effects, writing X-Sheets.
    Projects:
    Monster Allergy tv commercial
    Ferdi Fuchs Miniwürstchen tv commercial

Education
  • SAE Institute Hamburg

    2002 - 2003