David Stripinis is a 3D Generalist with twenty-two years of experience in game and movie production, with a focus in animation, VFX, motion capture, performance capture, visual storytelling, and matchmoving. He was instrumental in producing major motion pictures such as Avatar, Iron Man 2 and Man of Steel. David has demonstrated leadership in his role as VFX Supervisor and Lead Motion Capture Generator.


Star Wars: Rogue Squadron II – Rogue Leader (video game) (Animator)
The Polar Express (lead motion capture integrator)
Open Season (lead technical animator)
Avatar (lead virtual stage operator)
Iron Man 2 (visual effects)
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2 (visual effects)
Man of Steel (post-visualization/layout/paint and roto/matchmove supervisor)

Work Experience

VFX Supervisor, Executable
Post Visualization & Camera Supervisor, Double Negative
Lead Real-time Stage Operator, Lightstorm Entertainment
Senior Technical Animator, Sony Pictures Imageworks
Director of Animation, Factor 5, LLC