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Yves Jacques Clement

United States,  Los Angeles Otis College of Art and Design,  Digital Media,  May 11, 2015
I am a CG/VFX artist currently living in Los Angeles. I love everything about the realm of CG from stylized motion graphics work to hyper realism, where my passion lies. To me, creating worlds that look as real as possible is truly exciting. In the past three years I have been doing CG, I have created projects entirely from scratch. I love learning and advancing my skills and I have been very lucky to have such great teachers who have shared their real world expertise with me. I enjoy combining film and CG together and often create HDRs for my projects. I also enjoy compositing and perfecting every last detail. I am very passionate about my work and the work I have submitted here is a reflection of my dedication. Enjoy!
  • Animation
  • Compositing
  • Generalist (all)
  • Lighting
  • Matchmove
  • Modeling
  • After Effects
  • Maya
  • Mental Ray
  • Nuke
  • Photoshop
  • V-Ray
  • Zbrush
  • Student of the Year
  • 2452 Page Views
  • 11 Images
  • May 14, 2015
Most of my projects typically begin in either Zbrush or Maya. I create my own HDRs and do all of the film work. After filming is complete and all models are created, I track my footage, if need be, in PF Track and Nuke then animate, texture and light in Maya. I render using VRay and Mental Ray. Once my renders are complete, I throw them in Nuke where I composite and finalize the piece. If needed, I then bring it into after effects where I edit the shots. This is how I typically go about a project. For a specific breakdown of my work, I include breakdowns on my website. For example, Grounded, a piece I recently completed is a combination of footage and CG. I began by filming on a Black Magic 4K camera and then tracked the footage in Nuke, modelled, textured and lit the assets in Maya and then composited in Nuke. The breakdown included in my website was done in After Effects and it includes all the passes I used in creating this piece.

People's Choice Awards

The CG Student Awards - People's Choice Award is open to all entrants. This prestigous category is voted by the general public, not the judging panel. It gives everyone a voice, and allows for an open discussion of all the amazing entries submitted to the Awards.

To vote, simply select the orange "Vote for entry" button above. You will be asked to add a score and a small comment. More information can be found on the Category and the Prize pages.

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