In this session, Hamilton Lewis (Sr Visualization Supervisor/Head of Creative) from The Third Floor will discuss his team's work on Marvel’s Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness. The talk will travel into the dimension of visualization to look at how the process supported realization of the filmmaker’s vision for across ambitious shots and sequences. This will include a walk-through of visualization steps and techniques used for the “Illuminati Battle” sequence.
Please note that this presentation will only be streamed once at the scheduled time.
A thirteen-year veteran in the industry, Hamilton Lewis began his journey with a BFA in Computer Animation and a minor in Digital Film from Ringling College of Art and Design.
During his time there, Hamilton created an animated short, Cadillac ’59, and was nominated for a 2009 Student Academy Award by the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences. This propelled him straight from Ringling into a career at DreamWorks Animation as a Previsualization Artist on 2009’s Oscar-nominated animated film How to Train Your Dragon.
After seven years and nine productions at DreamWorks, Hamilton transitioned into the world of live-action filmmaking, leading artists from The Third Floor working on Marvel’s Avengers: Infinity War and Avengers: Endgame. His experience helping develop huge-scale sequences has led to supervising visualization for The Third Floor on other major projects, includingSpider-Man: Far From Home, and Doctor Strange In the Multiverse of Madness, where he also supervised on-set virtual production and cross site teams for the company.He was promoted him to Head of Creative for The Third Floor’sLondon studio in September 2022.