vfx roto/paint

roto/paint/jnr compositor | kara vandeleur

With a background as an Art Teacher, Kara's rotoscoping career spans over two decades. She started in 1996 at Weta Digital on Peter Jacksons first visual effects movie “The Frighteners” & has worked on every one of his films since.

In 2004 she shared a nomination for a VES award for Outstanding Compositing in Motion Picture for Lord of the Rings: Return of the King.

In 2005 she moved into Texture Painting and for the next ten years enjoyed painting on many big budget productions, at Weta Digital and Digital Domain.

More recently in 2013 Kara assumed fulltime services at OHUfx. As well as providing operational support, vfx onset assist services when required and texture painting, she continues to utlises all her skills as a Junior Compositor to service high end films mostly to offshore projects, as well as small budget independent films in New Zealand in an ongoing effort to support the local film industry.


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