WESSLEY SUMMERS

(561) 676 - 1621

Wessummers01@gmail.com

VIRTUAFX.COM

VR Compositor


BIO

Specialized Artist with Skills in Comp, VR, and 3D Animation.

6 Year veteran of Stereo (3D) Conversion on Feature FIlms.

CG Character & Environment Design and Animation.

Strong Organization & Communication Skills.

Creative Problem Solver.

SOFTWARE

Maya

Nuke

After Effects

Premiere

Photoshop

Mocha Pro

A-Frame

EXPERIENCE

Solar Panel System Designer & Motion Graphics Artist

Planet Solar Solutions

Riviera Beach, Fl — 2/2018 - 9/2018

Created Computer Animation and Motion Graphics for the Marketing Department.  I also designed Solar Panel Systems using Energy Usage Info and Helioscope.

Stereo Compositor, Gener8

Vancouver, BC — 12/2016 - 7/2017

Stereo (3D) Compositing using Nuke and Mocha Pro.

Worked on: “Kong: Skull Island” & “Wonder Woman”

Lead Stereo Compositor, Legend 3D

Toronto, ON — 10/2014 - 1/2016

Lead Stereo Compositor for Prep Comp. Trained and hired new artists. Hosted team meetings and managed hundreds of shots.  I Trained Artists how to make Cleanplates and Alphas, Created Training Documents using my techniques and

created custom Nodes and Gizmos for faster workflow.

Stereo Compositor, Legend 3D

Carlsbad, CA — 11/2012 - 10/2014

I was responsible for combining Cleanplates, Alphas, Source Footage, and Depth Maps into a Finished 3D Renders. I navigated very large and complex VFX scripts and convert them into 3D. I was extremely good at tracking and using the grid warp and spline warp to recreate distortions. I Created custom tool sets for faster Script Organization.

I excelled at Cleanplate Creation, Hair, Motion Blur and Special Effect Recreation.

Stereo Compositor, Digital Domain M.G.

Port St. Lucie, FL — 11/2010 - 9/2012

Learned the Art of Stereo Compositing as well as the production pipeline for 3D Movie Conversion. I Worked on a specialized team for Keying, Roto and Asset Recreation. Took More Computer Animation Courses after hours.


EDUCATION

Bachelor of Fine Arts in

Computer Animation

Digital Media Arts College

Boca Raton, FL

9/2006 - 9/2009

SKILLS

3D VR Compositing

Motion Graphics

Animation

Modeling

Rigging

Dynamics

Texturing

Lighting

Rendering

Photogrammetry

Tracking

Rotoscoping

Keying

Color Correction

Rig Removal