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This is a template pic. It is not me at all. At all.

Mathew Thomas

Has 10 years of experience working on multiple aspects of big budget, high pressure, world class Live Action VFX, Cinematic VR and Animated projects. 

Specializing in Lighting and Compositing, using Katana, After Effects & Nuke, with additional technical, scripting, and artistic experience in VR 360 Compositing and Pipeline.

Self motivated, considered a closer, with experience leading teams but who can also either work in teams or independently to get even the most challenging of shots in front of the client, notes addressed, on time, and for final approval.


Oz, the Great and Powerful - Dark Forest Reel
This Imageworks produced Shot Build of Oz's Dark Forest Sequence uses and highlights some of the key shots of the sequence.  All of the final shots selected for the piece, as well as the shot build wireframe elements, were lit and rendered by me using Katana and Arnold.



Lighting, Compositing

2017 Hearthstone Animated Short

2017 Overwatch: Reinhardt Animated Short


Lighting, Compositing, and Stereo

2015 The Walk

2013 The Smurfs 2

2013 Oz the Great and Powerful 

2012 The Amazing Spider-Man

2011 Zookeeper

2011 Green Lantern

2010/I Alice in Wonderland 



2015-2016 Key 360 Projects with WEVR:
360 Episodic Series for Samsung - GONE
360 Music Video - Fort Minor's "Welcome"
360 Music Video - Run the Jewels' "Crown"
360 VR Experience - Sports Illustrated 2016 Swimsuit VR Experience
360 Cinematic Short starring Seth Green - Holidays: Christmas VR
360 Cinematic Short - Eye For an Eye: A Séance
360 YouTube - Dan & Phil USA Tour Stage Performance
360 Concert Video - David Choe's Mangchi's BTS and Concert Performance
360 Marketing Video - Carnival Cruises
360 Marketing Video - LinkedIN


Stereo Comp & Conversion Only

2012 Green Hornet

2009 G-Force

2007 Beowulf