Yinglei has an impressive list of television and feature film credits showcasing her talents as a modeler, texture, lighter, rigger, and digital matte painter. She looks forward to bringing her professional methodologies as a workflow and pipeline developer and visual storyteller to her instruction here at Gnomon.


Gotham (Modeling/Texturing)
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. (Modeling/Texturing)
Minority Report (CG Generalist)
The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1 (CG Generalist)
CSI Las Vegas (Matte Painter)

Work Experience

CG Generalist, CoSA VFX
Technical Apprentice, Whiskeytree, Inc.
Lead Artist, HOAX Films


University of California, Los Angeles, MFA in the UCLA Animation Workshop, 2010 – 2013
Communication University of China, BA in Television, 2004 - 2008

Awards & Recognition

Spotlight Award, UCLA, 2013