The Foundry will be transmitting live from downtown San Francisco on Thursday May 21 at 7pm PDT (4am SAST) a recording will also be posted.
Paul Ghezzo, CG supervisor at CoSA VFX Paul's work spans from Arch-viz to commercial productions, episodic TV and feature films. Recent titles include Ironman 3, Captain America - The Winter Soldier, 300 Rise of an Empire, Alexander & the Terrible, Horrible, No Good Very Bad Day, Marvel Agents of Shield, CSI, & Gotham.
Luca Ciccone, 3D design engineer
Luca Ciccone is a 3D Design Engineer at Wolverine World Wide working within the Advanced Concepts group in Lexington, MA. Bridging the gap from design to manufacturing utilizing 3D, he has 12 years of footwear experience within innovation, engineering, and technical development and has worked at past companies such as New Balance and Puma. He's expanding the use of MODO to virtually sample footwear for all Wolverine brands to save time in the product development cycle and to bring products closer to market.
Alex Patanjo, CG Supervisor
Play Studios, CG Supervisor at Playstudios, Alex has developed a real time 3D pipeline for the "myVegas" app produced by Playstudios. At Playstudios he's worked on project such as Caddy SHAQ and Glee Musketeers. Alex has 25 years experience in technical production and development for innovative VFX and design projects for film, television, commercial and games. He also worked as an VFX animator at DreamWorks Animation and Technical Director at Industrial Light and Magic. A few projects Alex worked on include Rise of the Guardians, Sherman and Peabody, Madagascar 1,2,3 and Pirates of the Caribbean 2.
There is also a panel of The Foundry experts on hand to answer any questions: