VFX supervisor on Disney and Marvel’s action-adventure hit discusses the complex digital character work used to create a young version of Agent Nick Fury.
With FMX 2019 just finishing up May 3 in Stuttgart, Germany, we’re pleased to present our latest set of exclusive interviews with some of the talented speakers who presented over the packed four-day conference, a group of top industry professionals who converge on the event to lecture, teach and network. Watch and enjoy our insightful and entertaining AWN @ FMX 2019 Professional Spotlight video series featuring some of the biggest names in animation, visual effects, computer graphics and transmedia. Stay tuned as we add dozens of brand new interviews over the coming weeks.
Watch this year’s AWN @ FMX 2019 interviews on AWN's YouTube Channel. You can also check out last year’s AWN - FMX 2018 interviews, our set from FMX 2017 as well as the complete collection of AWN - FMX Professional Spotlight videos. You can also check out AWN’s great FMX 2019 coverage on our FMX Conference Spotlight blog.
In this new interview, Janelle Croshaw Ralla talks about her work as a VFX supervisor on Disney and Marvel’s action-adventure hit, Captain Marvel, which included overseeing the outstanding digital de-aging of actor Samuel L. Jackson’s character, Agent Nick Fury. She also talks about her career path, early career advice she “didn’t” listen to and what career advice she shares when asked by young professionals and students.
Dan Sarto is Publisher and Editor-in-Chief of Animation World Network.