Posts tagged VFX
Ep. 150 - Jim Geduldick

Cinematographer and VFX artist Jim Geduldick joins us this week to discuss the passion of his craft, as we explore his origins in skateboarding and how that naturally evolved into his film career. We get a bit meta, digging deep into things which envelop most creatives such as time management, focus, purpose, and most importantly - how and why we do the things we do.

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Ep. 27 - Scott Ross

Our guest this week is Scott Ross. Scott grew up in the Bronx NYC, where he came from humble beginnings. He decided that being a musician didn't help pay the bills, and so Scott found himself a new venture in the business of making movies. He progressed his way up through the ranks and became the Executive CEO of George Lucas' company, Industrial Light and Magic, and then Senior Vice President of LucasArts Entertainment Company.

He later forged his own path in the industry by creating the world renowned visual effects house, Digital Domain, which had large impact on films such as Fight Club, The Curious Case of Benjamin Button, 2012, Transformers, Titanic, Apollo 13, among many other notable films.

Scott's career has seen many rewards and challenges, but through all these transitions, Scott has consistently based his choice in selecting the paths that would allow him to follow his dreams.

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Ep. 13 - Allan McKay

Allan McKay originated from Australia and is a phenomenal talent with over 18 years of experience in the VFX industry.  He brings a great level of understanding on how to maintain a flow of creativity and productivity.  Allan elaborates on his particular path, and how he deals with the madness of balancing life, health, and work.  He mentions his experience on films, such as Looper, Transformers: Dark Side of the Moon, Flight, and 2012.

Allan is a prime example of how important it is to be dynamic and positive within this industry.  At the end of the day, it's who you are as a person and the convictions that you hold, which can make or break you and your career.

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