Lucas Stringhetti
Lucas Stringhetti
VFX Artist / Houdini FX TD
Montréal, Canada

Summary

Hello! I'm Art Director and VFX Artist. Strong working knowledge of Houdini, natural phenomena simulations, Pyro / RBD / FLIP / Cloth / Grain simulation, VEX & Phyton. Creative problem solver with good attention to detail.
Nuke VFX composition skills.
Look-dev, Lighting and rendering (Mantra, Arnold, V-ray) skills.
Stop-motion lover.

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Skills

SimulationVFXCompositingTexturingLook DevelopmentLightingRendering3D ModelingFXHoudini

Software proficiency

Houdini
Houdini
Nuke
Nuke
Maya
Maya
Mari
Mari
V-Ray
V-Ray
Arnold
Arnold
RenderMan
RenderMan
ZBrush
ZBrush
Photoshop
Photoshop
After Effects
After Effects
Marvelous Designer
Marvelous Designer
Substance Painter
Substance Painter
RealFlow
RealFlow
SpeedTree
SpeedTree
Pro Tools
Pro Tools
Katana
Katana

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Productions

  • Dolittle
    • Movie
      Dolittle
    • Year
      2020
    • Role
      FX Artist
    • Company
      MPC
  • Artemis
    • Movie
      Artemis Fowl
    • Year
      2020
    • Role
      FX Artist
    • Company
      MPC
  • Shazam
    • Movie
      Shazam!
    • Year
      2019
    • Role
      CFX Artist
    • Company
      MPC

Experience

  • FX Artist at MPC
    Montréal, Canada
    June 2019 - Present

    Developing FLIP, ocean, RBD, pyro, grain, POP and procedural setups using Houdini.

    Strong knowledge in VEX & Python.

    - Artemis Fowl (2020)

    - Sonic: The Hedgehog (2020)

    - Dolittle (2020)

  • Creature FX / Techanim Artist at MPC
    Montréal, Canada
    December 2018 - June 2019

    Developing cloth and fur setups, tools and scripts in python using Houdini and Maya.

    More than 20 cloth setups (RigFX builds) developed.

    - Shazam (2019)

    - Artemis Fowl (2020)

    - The One and Big Ivan (2020)

  • VFX Artist / Houdini FX TD at Vetor Zero/Lobo.cx
    São Paulo, Brazil
    March 2017 - October 2018

    Development of simulations (Pyro / RBD / FLIP / Cloth / Grain), procedural tools using the Houdini Engine, Houdini / Maya pipeline integration. Development of tools in VEX and Phyton. Responsible for the leadership, productivity and learning of the simulation team. Eventually responsible for rendering simulations on Mantra.

    - LACTA 5 STAR “CHOCOLATE WORLD” - Gold Cannes Award 2019;