Christian brings his extensive experience in digital artistry in television and special venue projects to his instruction at Gnomon. This Emmy-nominated VFX artist has also authored The HDRI Handbook 2.0, created the universal HDR lighting pipeline Smart IBL, and is a pioneer in realtime virtual set creation through photogrammetry.

Credits

Space Shuttle Atlantis Exhibit (Lead VFX Artist)
Teen Wolf (VFX Artist)
Pair Of Kings (On-Set Realtime Artist)
Firefly (Digital Modeler)
Star Trek: Enterprise (Digital Artist)

Work Experience

VFX Artist - Muse VFX
VFX Artist - Eden FX
VFX Artist - ID Media

Education

HTWK Leipzig, Diploma Engineer in Multimedia Technology, 1996 – 2003

Awards & Recognition

VES Award: Outstanding VFX in a Special Venue Project, 2013
Emmy Nomination: Outstanding VFX in a Miniseries, Movie or Special, 2006
VES Nomination: Outstanding VFX in a Miniseries, Movie or Special, 2005
Contribution to Emmy Award: Outstanding VFX in a Series, 2004 & 2003
Speaker at SIGGRAPH in LA (2007) and Tokyo (2009)