John Olofinskiy
John Olofinskiy
3D Generalist. Lighting Artist at Mill Film
Sydney, Australia

Hello!

I am a 3D Generalist mainly focusing on Hard-Surface Modeling, Texturing, Look Development and Lighting for VFX.

Continually mastering my craft, my main objective is to grow as an artist, as a person and one day take a lead role within the industry I am so passionate about. Huge Star Wars fan. Love to play piano and taking pictures in my spare time.

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Skills

3D ModelingUV MappingTexturingLook DevelopmentGroomingLightingVideo EditingCompositingData Wrangling

Software proficiency

Maya
Maya
ZBrush
ZBrush
Mari
Mari
Substance Painter
Substance Painter
Katana
Katana
Redshift
Redshift
RenderMan
RenderMan
Nuke
Nuke
Photoshop
Photoshop
Houdini
Houdini

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Productions

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    • Movie
      Dora and The Lost City of Gold
    • Year
      2019
    • Role
      Lighting Artist
    • Company
      Mill Film
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    • Movie
      Wonder Woman: 1984
    • Year
      2020
    • Role
      3D Modeler
    • Company
      Forgotten Pictures
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    • Movie
      100% Wolf
    • Year
      2019
    • Role
      3D Generalist
    • Company
      Flying Bark Productions
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    • Movie
      Top Gun: Maverick
    • Year
      2020
    • Role
      3D Modeler
    • Company
      Forgotten Pictures
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    • Video Game
      Call of Duty: Black Ops IV
    • Year
      2018
    • Role
      Render Wrangler
    • Company
      Plastic Wax

Experience

  • Lighting Artist at Mill Film
    Sydney, Australia
    February 2019 - Present

    As a lighting artist I am responsible for setting up lighting for CG environment, HDRi calibration, light extraction, rendering and basic compositing.

  • 3D Generalist at Flying Bark Production
    Sydney, Australia
    October 2018 - February 2019

    Contribute as a 3D Generalist in areas including Modeling, Texturing, Surfacing, Lighting& Compositing. Develop shaders, textures, and UVs for characters and environments. Work in close partnership with the lighting team and pipeline team. Help support the lighting lead with TD task, render wrangling and Katana lighting.

  • Asset Artist / Texture painter at Creative Engine J.O.E.
    Sydney, Australia
    September 2018 - October 2018

    Developing various cinematic assets for video production.

  • Render Wrangler (Short Contract) at Plastic Wax
    Sydney, Australia
    August 2018 - September 2018

    Ensure the render jobs are properly prioritized in the queue while monitoring the render farm health and status. Monitor render quality and quantity, communicate any issues, and report on the farm’s performance and efficiency to production. Work closely with the lighting and compositing artists ensuring the renders are consistent. Engage with the production team, lighting lead & compositing supervisor and IT.

  • Modeler at Forgotten Pictures LLC
    United States
    April 2018 - August 2018

    As a part of a team, I was responsible for modeling of a large scale hero asset as well as for UVs layout and UDIMs organization.

  • Camera Operator / Video Editor at Recbox Video Production
    Brisbane, Australia
    August 2015 - March 2018

    Video production for Real Estate commercials including camera setup and operating, video editing, sound mixing, colour grading, drone and gimbal operating.