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More with less: The Great Big Ball Of Fire

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Sometimes I tell to my students how important it is when in a composition we are trying to make an effect: Maybe we will find some powerful plugins to save the day. That’s great, but someday thouse plugins or shortcuts maybe won’t be able to create a specific effect, and that is really important when we are working for ads …

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Postproduction instructor at L’Idem Barcelona

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Some months ago, additionally to my work as VFX compositor, I began to teach as postproduction instructor at L’Idem Barcelona, a new school offering media studies based in France. I will be teaching on two workshops over this course:  Creative edition with Adobe Premiere and a initiation to digital effects compositing with Nuke. More info at: http://www.lidembarcelona.com/

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Rudy The Cloud Boy

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Rudy The Cloud Boy is an upcoming cartoon produced by Tomavistas. The tv series shows the funny adventures of Rudy (an 8 years old boy) with strange inhabitants of the clouds. I was working as main compositor with Adobe After Effects making the trailer that you can see below.

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“Hit FM” – Promotion demo

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Some days ago, someone asked me about if I could make an advertisment to promote a radio channel on TV. I answered “Yes, of course, I’d worked for TV ads time ago. But… I don’t have anything like a promotion of a radio or a tv channel in my reel to show you!”. Then I had an idea: “Give me …

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Daddy, I Am A Zombie (Festival sequence) – Breakdown

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Some weeks ago I wrote some lines about my work on the film “Daddy, I Am A Zombie” of Digital Dreams Films. Now I want to show you a little breakdown as a composition’s resume from a sequence located in a small town’s festival. This time I was working with Nuke: Why? Nuke is more complex in a first look …

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Spain On Mars – Breakdown

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Small composition’s breakdown from a project of my own about the band 30 Seconds To Mars. I started with a poster design with Adobe Photoshop, but some months later I needed the same composition to make a video with After Effects. I added some effects like an animated atmosphere to give it some life. The buildings are one of the …

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Daddy, I’m A Zombie

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Last winter I was working on an animated film called “Daddy, I’m A Zombie” for Digital Dreams Films. I was making compositions with Nuke and atmospherical effects (like rain or mist) with Maya. The movie was nominated for the Goya Awards 2012 and won the Enfants Terribles Award at FICXixon. Trailer: Daddy I’m A Zombie: http://papasoyunazombi.com Digital Dreams Films: http://digitaldreams.es

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Wrinkles

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Last year I was working on Wrinkles (Arrugas in spanish) like a special effects compositor. I took care of atmospheric and aquatic effects in most sequences they needed. I used 3D and 2D techniques depending of the effect’s nature like clouds, vapor, snow, water, etc. The film won the Best Animated Film & Best Adapted Screenplay at Goya Awards 2012, …