In this talk, Adam Dewhirst will look at work from Double Negative on the film Hobbs and Shaw, and approach the question – how can you achieve the perfect balance of high quality for a rigid budget in a quick turnaround? He will talk about how this rare situation arises, and how best to tackle it.
The talk will cover methodology, tools, scheduling, management and communication as ways to expand your resources to achieve the almost impossible.
Adam is a Build Supervisor for Double Negative in London. He has over 15 years’ experience in VFX spanning games, film, TV, commercials and children’s television. Adam’s film career started at Framestore, before moving onto Cinesite, MPC, Mill Film, Passion Pictures and the BBC. His first film credit was for The Golden Compass, which went onto win both an Oscar and a BAFTA. His lead modeller credits include WWZ and Guardians of the Galaxy where his team were responsible for bringing Rocket the Raccoon to life. He has worked on notable films such as The Dark Knight, Clash of the Titans and John Carter of Mars.