QRITIKAL VISUAL are creators of innovative visuals and vfx at the cutting edge of technology.
Joel is Qritikal’s eyes and ears …..watching and listening to everybody and everything, making sure that workflow, delivery, client approval, and a million other things are correct. Above all, that everybody is happy.
Joel originally trained as an Exploration Geophysicist, after graduating from Durham University Joel become tired of the “isolational world’of the Geophysisist.
Having a ‘leap of faith’ He went into TV Production in 1993, and proceeded to build an all round knowledge of production skills ranging from camera operator to vision mixer. Joel worked at ITV, TWI, and a number of smaller independent TV Production Companies over the following years.His most recent full time post was Head Of Tech at a major award winning Live Events company renowned for very (high end) projection mapping productions around the planet. His job spec included managing production,workflow and delivery within the in house motion gfx department. Now Joel is Qritikal’s senior vfx producer
Janusz has strong artistic and technical skills.He has a proven knowledge of production in TV commercial, TV shows and music videos.
He has a vast experience with 3D: modelling,animation,lighting,rendering and liquid simulation.
Janusz has a great understanding of the workflow in 3D applications as well as Nuke and After Effects. Experience in 2D and 3D tracking, multi pass compositing, keying, colours,roto/paint.He also has very good problem solving and analytical skills and is a computer expert.
With over 15 years experience in the film, television, and video industry Mike’s company The Electric Pig Ltd creates bespoke digital solutions for clients throughout the UK and and beyond.
Mike and his company have an ever expanding list of clients that include SKY, BBC, BASEBLACK, PEERLESS and DAB MEDIA.
Feature film work includes post for GLADIATOR, KINGDOM OF HEAVEN, PINOCCHIO, HOTEL RWANDA and HARRY POTTER to name a few.
ANDY T is a very rare breed. His vast knowledge and experience is as impressive as it is simply reassuring.
As soon as he is on board with a project you know that you are in safe hands. A highly intelligent, creative and thoughtful craftsman with a great personality. He has been working in TV/Video Post Production for over 18 years covering most primary aspects. He was a video editor for 7 years using Avid and Final Cut 7. Then 9 years as a compositor, 3D Maya and 2D After Effects, Shake, Nuke and recently Flame/smoke etc.
Job titles have included Senior Compositor,Senior Editor in companies such as Liquid TV, Molinare, and Composite London.
Ryan is a 3D/VFX Generalist with 7 years experience.He works primarily as a Generalist in Maya, modelling, texturing, lighting, animation,FX and rendering.
He also has experience with Nuke comping, CG work and cleanup.
Ryan has worked on many TV shows, commercials, music videos and corporate videos.Software includes:Maya,Nuke,Mental Ray,Redshift,Realflow,Photoshop,After Effects.
Jack is a visual effects supervisor, digital compositor, post production artist and film editor.
He is the co founder of Saktefilm which is a film and animation company.
We will be very happy to talk through your visual production requirements and work with you to achieve the very best result.