I'm motivated to do well as a 2D artist. I’m passionate about games because of the creativeness, storytelling and how they are able to bring people together. I would like to start a career within the VFX industry within a role that I can gain confidence and exposure to build upon my current skills.
GET TO KNOW CHRISTOPHER
WHAT IS YOUR DREAM JOB TO START YOUR CAREER WITH?
My dream job to start my career would be: Junior Compositor. I feel as if this role would allow me to refine my knowledge and grow as a 2D artist.
DESCRIBE YOURSELF IN FIVE WORDS OR LESS.
Organised , Friendly, Reliable, Knowledgeable and Versatile.
WHAT MAKES YOU UNIQUE?
My ability to seek out new learning opportunities.
WHERE DO YOU SEE YOURSELF IN 5 YEARS?
In 5 years time, I see myself as a 2D lead or even a senior compositor at any VFX company. I also see myself having worked on several movies and TV shows.
TELL US AN ACHIEVEMENT YOU ARE PROUD OF.
I'm most proud of the short movie Draw which I worked on as a 2D lead. So far, the movie received 4 stars at the British International Amateur Film Festival and recently won the highest commendation at the London Seasonal Short Film.
WOULD YOU RATHER BE A WIZARD, JEDI OR SUPERHERO? AND WHY?
I would be a wizard because I would have my own grimoire and also the ability to continue learning and developing new spells.
WHICH MOVIE INSPIRED YOU THE MOST TO CHOOSE THIS CAREER PATH?
Batman Begins inspired me to become a VFX artist. In the period it was made the technical skills applied benefited the concept and the story. The movie had seamless transitions between filmed footage and composited 2D and 3D elements which in the end produced a photorealistic film.
WHY DO YOU DESERVE A GREATER SHARE OF SPACE IN
THE YEAR BOOK?
I deserve a greater share of the yearbook because I want to highlight my growth and share the memories I have while being at Escape.