Pan Vafeiadis

Digital Compositor - 3D Generalist - Certified NUKE Trainer

Business inquiries: info@rockvfx.co.uk

NUKE Training inquiries: info@vfxpan.com

VFX skills

  • Mono / Stereo / Deep composites

  • Live action / CG integration

  • Keying, roto/paint, clean-plates

  • Camera tracking / match-move

  • Matte Painting / Set extensions



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Credits

Feature Films

  • The Postcard Killings (2020) - Lead Digital Compositor

  • Hercules (2014) - Digital Compositor

  • X-Men: Days of Future Past (2014) - Digital Compositor

  • Maleficent (2014) - Stereo Paint Artist

  • World War Z (2013) - Senior Stereoscopic Compositor

  • Gravity (2013) - Stereo Paint Artist

  • Total Recall (2012) - 2D Paint Artist

  • Frankenweenie (2012) - Element Breakdowns / Stereo Paint Artist

  • Wrath of the Titans 3D (2012) - Digital Compositor / Stereoscopic conversion Artist

  • Dredd 3D (2012) - Stereoscopic Compositor

  • Immortals 3D (2011) - Script Breakdown Lead Artist

  • Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows 3D: Part 2 (2011) - Stereoscopic conversion Artist

  • Green Lantern 3D (2011) - Stereoscopic conversion Artist

  • Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows 3D: Part 1 (2010) - Stereoscopic conversion Artist

  • Star Wars Episode I 3D (2012): The Phantom Menace (1999) – Stereoscopic conversion Artist

  • The Chronicles of Narnia 3D: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader (2010) – Stereoscopic conversion Artist

Broadcast / TV series

  • A Suitable Boy (2020) - TV Series Season 1- Senior Digital Compositor

  • For Life (2020 - TV Series) Ep. 1.1, 1.2, 1.4, 1.5 - Senior Digital Compositor

  • Westworld (2020 - TV Series) Ep. 3.2 - Senior Digital Compositor

  • War of the Worlds (2019 - TV Series) Ep. 1.3, 1.4, 1.7, 1.8 - Senior Digital Compositor

  • Beecham House (2019 – TV Mini-Series ) Ep. 1.1, 1.3 to 1.6 - Senior Digital Compositor

  • Summer of Rockets (2019 – TV Mini-Series ) Ep. 1.1, 1.3, and 1.4 - Senior Digital Compositor

  • Fortitude (TV Series 2018) Ep. 3.3 and 3.4 - Senior Digital Compositor

  • Miracle landing on the Hudson (2014) - Senior Digital Compositor

  • Various TV commercials & live events (unaccredited / Greece 1995-2005) - Digital Compositor / Editor

  • 8th IIFA in Sheffield, UK (BBC/Argiva HD production team 06/2007)

  • Calverley theatrical plays (Calverley, Leeds, UK 07/2007) - multi-cam editing, DVD Authoring, Technical Director

Video Games

  • Dragon Age Origins "Dark Times: The Confederacy of Malkuth" ACT 1 MOD - Cut scene artist (Dark Times ACT I Team: aka x-pan)

Music Videos

  • Collision by Metropol (2010) - Lead Compositor / 3D Generalist

Shorts

  • Arac Attack (2008) – R & D, VFX, 3D generalist, compositor, editor.


About me

Digital Compositor - CG Generalist - NUKE trainer and Technical Director at Rock VFX (UK) LTD

I'm a Senior Digital Compositor and Senior Lecturer in Visual Effects. My teaching experience includes running the BSc in Computer Animation and Visual Effects programme as a course leader in the School of Creative Technologies / CCi Faculty, at the University of Portsmouth in the UK for 4 years.

I'm a Certified Nuke Trainer since 2013, and also worked as a VFX sessional lecturer for Ravensbourne and Leeds Becket (former Metropolitan) uviversities.

My industry experience includes work on several feature films, TV series, commercials, documentaries & music videos as a compositor, paint artist, and CGI generalist since 1995, and I'm listed on IMDb.

Contact: info@vfxpan.com


Education

Qualifications

  • Master of Science in Creative Technology

  • Fellow of the Higher Education Academy

  • HEC in Computer Animation & Special Effects

  • Fxphd & The Foundry: Certified NUKE Trainer

  • Apple Certified Pro: Color, Shake, Motion, FCP

Research Papers

  • "Design methods for Stereoscopic Visual Effects composites using a single camera, and stereo panorama construction techniques for use as background plates”10/2008, Leeds Metropolitan University

  • "Content creation methods for stereoscopic / 3DTV compositing in a 3D environment, and a multi-purpose camera array acquisition system for multi-viewpoint video” 03/2008, Leeds Metropolitan University