Movie Reel
Lighting & Compositing

Shots from the following studios and films included:

Pixar   Cars2   lighting with proprietary software, compositing with Shake
Dreamworks     Bee Movie, Monsters Vs. Aliens,Kung Fu Panda, Shrek: Forever After   lighting and compositing with proprietary software
Digital Domain   Pirates of the Caribbean: At World’s End   lighting with Maya, preliminary compositing with Nuke
Sony Pictures Imageworks   Monster House   lighting with Maya, compositing with proprietary software
Blue Sky Studios   Robots, Ice Age: The Meltdown   lighting with proprietary software, compositing with Shake

Reel Breakdown

Shrek: 4ever After (Dreamworks) : shot lighting & compositing

Cars 2 (Pixar) : shot lighting & compositing

Monsters V Aliens [2 shots] (Dreamworks) : shot lighting & compositing

Shrek: 4ever After (Dreamworks) : shot lighting & compositing

Monsters V Aliens (Dreamworks) : shot lighting & compositing

Robots (Blue Sky Studios) : shot lighting & compositing

Pirates of the Caribbean (Digital Domain) : shot lighting

Shrek: 4ever After (Dreamworks) : shot lighting & compositing

Cars 2 (Pixar) : shot lighting & compositing

Kung Fu Panda (Dreamworks) : shot lighting & compositing

Shrek: 4ever After (Dreamworks) : look development of ball, sub-sequence lead for Donkey and Puss’n’Boots on ball

Cars 2 [2 shots] (Pixar) : shot lighting & compositing

Monsters V Aliens (Dreamworks) : fx look development, shot lighting & compositing

Shrek: 4ever After (Dreamworks) : shot lighting & compositing

The Bee Movie (Dreamworks) : shot lighting & compositing

Kung Fu Panda [6 shot] (Dreamworks) : fx look development, shot lighting & compositing

Monsters V Aliens [2 shots] (Dreamworks) : shot lighting & compositing

Pirates of the Caribbean [2 shots] (Digital Domain) : shot lighting, material augmentation

Jess Bressler worked for over 12 years in the entertainment industry on full CG movies, fx for live action, and commercials. She is honored to have learned from some of the best artists and storytellers on the planet and uses that knowledge daily to improve her design, motion, and communication skills.