Adam Benson is a CG Supervisor and Technical Director working in film and television creating award-winning visual effects for the world. He has worked as an advanced CG Generalist and Compositor, and has had high level professional experience in nearly all aspects of film and television production. His work as a visual effects artist includes titles like Star Wars: Phantom Menace, Stranger Things, Green Lantern, Thor, and The Mist. Known as a consummate problem solver, Adam also works as a software engineer and pipeline TD. Apart from code, he has been writing short stories, screen plays, novels and songs most of his life, and has been a semi-professional, touring guitarist and drummer. Adam is always switched on, and it always thinking. He has a passion for storytelling and wild creativity that is boundless in its possibilities. He is a man that knows that there is always a solution, and tenacity is the key to finding it.
Years of experience as a Sr. Maya Generalist & Nuke Compositor & my knowlege & expertise have made me an exceptional CG Supervisor
While my CG skills cover the gamut of Visual Effects & Animation, I have worked extensively as a Rigging, Dynamics & Simulation artist.
Pipeline & Tools Development
I have been developing Artist Tools and Studio Pipelines for years now, including Shotgun, Maya, Nuke and Photoshop.
Musician & Sound Engineer
I have been writing, playing and recording music all of my life, and I even ran a recording studio for a time.
Author / Novelist
I have been writing stories, books and screenplays all of my life. Check out my work on my writing page.
Professional Problem Solver
In a nut shell, I solve problems for a living. That is my underlying passion on which all my other skills rest. No challenge is too great.