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, Technicolor
CG Generalist , Barnstorm VFX
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