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Adam Benson
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UAT

UAT Instructor

Camera Tracking/ Match-Move Instructor

Professor at the University of Advancing Technology, a private school in Tempe AZ. I am teaching Match-Moving and Digital Illustration. || Instructor of Match-move, Visual Effects and Digital Illustration

2009-09-07 to 2009-12-21

CiTAGA Project

Modeler, Cinematic Animator

Primarily worked as a 3D Modeler for the Video Game "The CiTAGA Project". I also created the Cinematic Opening AnimationVideo Game Modeling And Cinematic Animation

2005-10-01 to 2005-12-15

Show-N-Tell Video

Show-N-Tell Video / AZ24p Services

Editor, Visual Effects Artist, Sound Engineer

I worked on a wide array of projects here. Feature Films (including The Hoax...), Commercials (Inluding Ashley Furniture, Swing Jacket), TV Shows (Screen Wars), and corporate videos (Including Sage Software)Ongoing Contract

2006-04-15 to 2008-07-13

Reading Ahoy

Editor, Visual Effects Artist

This was a job I did while working for Show-N-Tell video. The pirate ship was the highlight of the piece, but the whole thing was really great. This was for the City of Tempe. || Editing, 3D Modeling, Compositing and Sound work

2008-02-01 to 2008-02-15

Coming To Gilbert

Motion Graphic Artist

Animated Commercial, edited Clips, recorded secondary audio and mixed the audio programs together. || Set of 3 TV Commercials I did for a large community event in Gilbert, AZ. I Did the whole thing in Combustion with a small amount of Final Cut Pro editing for some of the clips.

2007-09-02 to 2007-09-14

Ashley Furniture

Sound, Assistant Camera

Did the live sound recording and assisted with the HD camera.Sound Tech / Camera Assist

2006-11-18 to 2006-11-18

Swing Jacket

Sound, Editor

Production sound on Swing Jacket commercial for the Golf Channel || Ran production sound for the Golf Channels "Swing Jacket" commercial

2005-10-22 to 2005-10-23

Gods Waiting List LLC

Gods Waiting List

Film Roto Paint

This was a simple Paint out for a 35mm film that had been damaged and needed scratch removals. There were some 30 or so clips that had been damaged in the can. || Paint out / Rotoscope

2005-07-01 to 2005-07-21

See on IMDB

Okay So Productions / Sleep Deprived Films

Bad Whiskey

Editor, Composer, Visual Effects Supervisor, Sound

Primarily worked as VFX Supervisor and Editor. Also composed music and sound engineered this filmEdited, VFX Supervised, Scored, and sound engineered this award winning short film. Also worked as an extra/stunt man.

2005-05-29 to 2005-06-18

Sleep Deprived Films

The Horrible

Writer, Director, Producer, Visual Effects Artist

After years of putting it off, I've started working on The Horrible. This short is in it's preliminary stages right now. There have been some story boards done, the script is done, and I've started working on some of the Characters. In the coming months I'll be putting together a package to start raising money to get this short film made!

2012-10-01 to 2014-01-01

Longevity

Sound, Composer, Visual Effects Artist

Created a series of visual effects shots for the film, as well as supervised and defined techniques for other compositors. In addition to my VFX duties I wrote and recorded the score for the film, and I recorded the dialogue and live sound during productionVisual effects supervisor/Coordinator

2005-05-10 to 2005-06-15

A Day For Tea

Cinematographer, Visual Effects Supervisor

I won best cinematography with this film. I also wrote the music and performed and engineered the recording.Shot and worked as Visual Effects Supervisor on this award winning short film.

2005-05-13 to 2005-05-27

CJI Digital

CJI Digital

Graphic Artist

Photo touchup and EditingPost Production touch up and editing

2004-08-01 to 2004-11-28

Tick Tock

Tick Tock

Visual Effects Artist

Turned a man into a Grandfather clock.Created "Money Shot" visual effect for short film.

2004-09-15 to 2004-10-31