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Samson Michel
Samson Michel
Compositor / CG Generalist
Brussels, Belgique

Summary

EN : Compositor, CG Generalist, and matte-painter interested in geometry, animation, optical science, environments design and nature in general.
FR : Compositeur, Infographiste généraliste, et matte-painter avec un intérêt tout particulier pour l'animation, les sciences physiques, le surréalisme et la création d'environnements.

Skills

CompositingMatte Painting3D AnimationVideo EditingPhotographyShadingRenderingMotion GraphicsMappingDrawingSculptingFluid Simulation

Software proficiency

Blender
Blender
Nuke
Nuke
Photoshop
Photoshop
After Effects
After Effects
Illustrator
Illustrator
Final Cut Pro
Final Cut Pro
3ds Max
3ds Max
World Machine
World Machine

Experience

  • Compositor / CG generalist at BeDigital
    Brussels
    March 2018 - Present

    Compositing and 3D modeling/texturing for

    "Justice" by Alexander Dannenberg

    "Edmond" by Alexis Michalik

    "Brooklyn Museum mural project" by JR

    "Aïlo, une odysée en Laponie" by Guillaume Maidatchevsky

    "Aquilo que Arde" by Oliver Laxe

  • Compositor & Matte-Painter at L'autre Compagnie
    La hulpe
    June 2017 - Present

    Advanced keying, reconstruction, matte-painting, 3D projection, color grading and wire removal

    for

    "The man who killed Don Quixote" by Terry Gilliam

    "EVA" by Bernard Jacquot

    "Les bracelets rouges" by Nicolas Cuche

    "Liliane Susewind" by Joachim Masannek

    "15 min de guerre" by Fred Grivois

    "Vivre sans eux" by Jacques Maillot

  • Computer Graphics generalist at Metascreen
    Brussels, Belgium
    November 2015 - March 2016

    3D infographics for a corporate video explaining the demolition of BNP Fortis headquarters in central brussels.

  • 3D artist at Ulara
    Brussels
    May 2015 - February 2017

    Modeling, shading, rendering and fluid simulations on an interactive installation around the subject of fracking, memory, water and death.

  • Head of communication and graphic designer at CDDP Vosges
    Epinal, France
    January 2014 - July 2014

    Production of posters , as well as the program, flyers, and signage for the festival Regarde Voir ! (Image and film festival in Lorraine)

    Shooting, editing and 3D animation.

    Getting started with an OB for VosgesTV