CHRIS FACZEK

Composite | Motion Graphics

Los Angeles-based Nuke and After Effects compositor / 2D generalist.

01:Details
  • Location: Los Angeles
  • Website: www.chrisfaczek.tv
  • Email: cfaczek@gmail.com
  • Phone: 847.305.7696

  • 02:Experience

    MK|VFX

    Compositor / VFX Artist - Mar 2010 - Apr 2012

  • NUKE compositing for multiple TV shows and features.
  • On set effects supervision.
  • Comp lead and 2D/3D shot planning experience.
  • General AE compositing for multiple TV shows and features.
  • Tracking in Mocha, PFTrack, and NUKE 3D Tracker.
  • Design and project management on spots for History Channel.
  • Syndrome Studio

    Freelance Compositor / 2D Generalist - Aug 2009 - Feb 2010

  • General After Effects compositing duties on the following projects.
  • NFL- "Thursday Night Football" promo.
  • Cypress Hill- "Rise UP" video.
  • Alicia Keys- "Try Sleeping With a Broken Heart" video.
  • Allison Iraheta- "Friday I'll Be Over U!" video.
  • Disney XD- Summer Promos.
  • Disney XD- "I'm In the Band" promo, videos, show open.
  • NFL Network

    Compositor / Roto Artist - Jul 2009 - Aug 2009

  • Roto and composite work for NFL Network promos.
  • MK|VFX

    Compositor / VFX Artist - Nov 2008 - May 2009

  • General AE compositing for NBC's Knight Rider and various pilots.
  • Basic NUKE compsoiting on multiple pilots.
  • 03:Credits
  • Justified : Season 1-3.
  • Covert Affairs : Season 1-2.
  • Highland Park: Feature.
  • Hawthorne: Season 1-3.
  • Off the Map: Season 1.
  • Scandal: Season 1.
  • Gun Hill: Pilot.
  • Suits: Season 1.
  • J.A.W.: Short.
  • Player: Feature.
  • The Ledge: Feature
  • Little Birds: Feature
  • Inside the Box: Pilot.
  • Solving Charlie: Pilot.
  • Knight Rider: Season 1.
  • The Nevsky Prospect: Feature
  • I Just Want My Pants Back: Season 1.

  • 04:Skills

    Nuke / NukeX


    After Effects


    Mocha


    PF Track


    Photoshop


    Illustrator


    Cinema 4D (basic knowledge)


    05:Education

    Bradley University - Peoria, IL (2004-2008)
    Multimedia, Studio Art.

    06:Awards

    Silver Telly (x2) "I'm in the Band", "Allison Iraheta" music video.
    Bronze Telly (x2) " Alicia Keys" video, "I'm in the Band" show open.
    TIME Magazine Person of the year 2006.
    Internet2 IDEA Award The Adding Machine