MICHAEL JOSEPH VIERA

email: mjviera@gmail.com
phone: 818-277-5089
 
OBJECTIVE: To create high end moving images with the skills I have l acquired throughout my career.

 

EXPERIENCE:

FILMS

Sony Pictures Entertainment – Nuke Compositor
Fury – 2014

Hammerhead Productions – Nuke Compositor
The Kitchen Sink –2014
As Above. So Below – 2014

Animal Logic – Nuke Compositor
The Great Gatsby – 2013

Blue Sky Studios – Nuke Compositor
Epic – 2012
Ice Age: Continental Drift – 2012

Identity FX – Sr. Stereo Nuke Compositor
Conan the Barbarian – 2012

Gradient Effects – Sr. Stereo Nuke Compositor
Conan the Barbarian – 2012

Sony Imageworks – Stereo Nuke Compositor TD
The Green Lantern – 2011

Stereo D – Stereo Nuke Compositor
Captain America – 201
Thor – 2011
Green Hornet – 2010
Gulliver’s Travels – 2010
Jackass 3D – 2010

EPISODICS

Shade VFX – Nuke Compositor
undisclosed – 2014

Zoic – Nuke Compositor
True Blood – 2013
Intelligence – 2013

Fusion CI – Nuke Compositor
Primeval New World – 2012

COMMERCIALS

King & Country – Nuke Compositor
Sears – 2013
Honda – 2013
Ford – 2013

Logan – Nuke Compositor
Northrop Grumman – 2013
Skylanders E3 – 10k delivery – 2013
Skylanders Cinema – 2013
Kellog’s To Go – 2013
Toshiba Kira – 4K delivery – 2013
Google Audi – 2013
Target – 2012
BoarderLands 2 (Director’s Cut) – 2012
Nike Oblivion – 2012
Xbox – 2012
Cricket – 2012
Microsoft – 2012

Big Block – Nuke Compositor
GMC – 2013

TRAILERS

Imaginary Forces – Nuke Compositor
Dracula Untold – 2013

Toybox Entertainment – Nuke Compositor
Alvin and the Chipmunks: Chipwrecked – 2011
Arthur Christmas – 2011

 

• Live action and Animation Compositing
• CG, FX, & Matte painting integration
• Practical element integration
• Relighting CG element using P mattes
• Camera projections
• Look development
• Ocula Vertical alignment & Color matching

• Multi‐Pass layer compositing
• Green/Blue screen & tracker removal
• Camera tracking & 2d tracking
• Split screen/ plate stitching
• Wire/Rig/crew removal
• Nuke Particles
• Clean plates and set extension

 

EDUCATION:

Bachelor of Science, Media Arts and Animation

The Art Institute of Philadelphia

Graduation: December, 2003

Bachelor of Science, Visual Effects and Motions Graphics

The Art Institute of Philadelphia

Graduation: March, 2010

© 2014 Mike Viera | Website by Glenn Weikert Design