vfx compositing

vfx compositing | frank rueter

Frank started his vfx carreer as a 3D artist at a company called “Upstart! Film Production” in Wiesbaden, Germany in 1997 and moved into compositing using Shake in 1999. Since then he has worked at high end film companies Digital Domain and Weta Digial on projects such as “Lord of the Rings: Return of the King”, “King Kong”, “Flags of Our Fathers” and “Rise of the Planet of the Apes” amongst others.

He has worked as a lead compositor, vfx supervisor, technical director and consultant in Germany, USA, Australia and New Zealand.

Since moving to Wellington in 2003, New Zealand has been home for Frank.
In 2010, he started OHUfx where he continues to travel if a project requires while offering a remote compositing service, amongst other services, to limit overheads for all.

OHUfx is Frank and Kara's vision to create a collaborative of like minded artists with complimentary skills sets providing professional services, whilst nurturing a healthy environment for independent filmmakers and artists to best facilitate the creative process.


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