My name is Westly Cruz (credited: West Rodri) and I am a CG artist. Coming from an IT background. Experienced with 3D software such as Cinema4d, Houdini, Blender and also highly skilled with the Adobe Suite.
Using my wide range of skills, I create digital content for the various social handles that Fremantles owns. I have done motion graphics, illustrations and 3d work all within relation to their digital content team.
Supervised the VFX shots needed for the production. Insuring green screens, plates and assets where captured correctly for the VFX team.
Legend of Croc Gold:
Gather daily camera loads and dump them on master drives. Keep proper backups and storage of all digital media. Look through the footage for mistakes, errors, or issues. Video log all footage to Discovery specifications and complete network deliverables.
Assist with any digital or technical documentation and sorting. Doing runs to deliver media and checking for consistency. Take notes and look for any mistakes that have occurred.
Created the visual effects for a western short. Shots included asset placements, tracking and animated title cards.
La Voz Kids 3:
Responsibilities included doing runs, building furniture, creating portraits and overall setting up.
Assisted the camera department with equipment changes and camera moves.
Created visual effects and compositing.
Created VFX for background computers and worked with art department to create sets for the characters.
Bone and Bloody:
I was responsible for making the creative effects for the music video. This consisted of created magical rocks, dramatized shatters and a floating man.
Helped with lens changes, camera cleaning and equipment moves.
I was the graphic designer for the art department. I created product labels, posters, and photographs that needed to be created for props. All original graphic work was designed and printed by me.
Assisted camera with lens changes, equipment upkeep, cable spotting and any intricate camera moves. I was also the visual effects artist. I removed wires , added environment and corrected mistakes.
Created visual effects assets for screen replacements.