Wednesday, January 6, 2016

Demo Reel 2016

Here is a compilation of the biggest projects I have worked on recently. My role ranges from animator to visual effects supervisor, but everything reflects my interest in previsualization, digital cinematography, and design.

VFX Super DEMO REEL 2016 from Matthew Steidl on Vimeo.

Thursday, August 27, 2015

Shop Stalls

Here are some shop stalls I built for a city street in "Luminarias", a 3d animated short directed by Catherine Chooljian. Designing the architecture was a lot of fun, for which I referenced everything from false front western towns, to Miyazaki, to contemporary bakeries.

Plant Modeling

Here are some assets I built for the Oculus Rift-based virtual reality game Elementerra:

Monday, June 23, 2014

Layout & Previs Reel

Layout & Previs Reel Fall 2013 from Matthew Steidl on Vimeo.
This newest reel includes some of my visual effects work on Percy Jackson 2, in addition to my commercial work and student thesis.

CLICK HERE for Demo Reel Breakdown

Tuesday, February 26, 2013

Castle Model

Photobucket This is a model I built for fun; it sort of brought me back to the sand castles I used to build as a kid. I'd like to add a few elements so that I can compose closer shots.


Click here to download my RESUME.