Tag: Method Studios
Mitchell Drain began his career in 1985 as a roto artist at Robert Abel and Associates. Subsequently, he worked on the Flame and Inferno systems. He has participated in projects such as JUDGE DREDD, INDEPENDENCE DAY, BLACK HAWK DOWN or MINORITY REPORT. In 2004, he joined Asylum and became VFX Supervisor and will handle films like MASTER AND COMMANDER, NATIONAL TREASURE: BOOK OF SECRETS, THE UNBORN or G-FORCE. In the following interview, he talks about his work for THIS MEANS WAR.
Sean Andrew Faden began his career in 1996 at Digital Domain where he worked on films such as THE FIFTH ELEMENT, TITANIC, FIGHT CLUB or RED PLANET. In 2004 he joined the team of Asylum Visual Effects and participate on films like CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY, THE CURIOUS CASE OF BENJAMIN BUTTON or DOMINO. In 2009, he joined Method Studios and oversee the visual effects of films such as LET ME IN, GULLIVER'S TRAVELS or CAPTAIN AMERICA: FIRST AVENGER. In the following interview, he talks about his work on THE GIRL WITH THE DRAGON TATTOO.
Geoffrey Hancock has been evolving for over 10 years in visual effects, he worked at Gajdecki Visual Effects, Rainmaker and CIS Vancouver, the latter of which is now Method Studios. Geoffrey has worked on films like I Robot, VANTAGE POINT or NIGHT AT THE MUSEUM. This is his third collaboration with Clint Eastwood, he oversaw the effects of CHANGELING and INVICTUS. Ollie Rankin worked at Weta for the first two LORD OF THE RINGS and then joined the teams of MPC and has worked on films such as KINGDOM OF HEAVEN, WATCHMEN or HARRY POTTER AND THE HALF-BLOOD PRINCE. For the occasion of INVICTUS, Ollie joined CIS Vancouver.
After telling us about his work on ABDUCTION, Greg Liegey is back on The Art of VFX to explain his work on TOWER HEIST.
Greg Liegey begins his career in Visual Effects in 1992 at Cinesite L.A. where he worked on such films as UNDER SIEGE 2, CONTACT or SPACE JAM. Then he worked as freelance at Sony Imageworks and ILM. In 2002 he joined the team of CIS Hollywood (now Method Studios) and work on films like MATRIX REVOLUTIONS and CONSTANTINE. As a VFX supervisor, he has worked on films like THE MUMMY: TOMB OF THE DRAGON EMPEROR, I AM LEGEND or FAST AND FURIOUS 4.