After completing his Design Degree in Melbourne, Australia, with a keen interest in Animation and Film, Joel started working in video graphics for Broadcast Television throughout the early 2000s. Joel then began his first VFX film compositing role on Iron Man 2 for Double Negative London in 2009.
Since then, he has been nominated for two VES awards and worked and travelled in various studios and VFX roles on and off-set, including Virtual Production, working as an Additional VFX Supervisor for The Mandalorian.
Films include the Academy Award-winning First Man and Bladerunner 2049, Dune, John Carter, The Avengers and many others. Currently, Joel resides in Vancouver, Canada, working as a Compositing Supervisor for Scanline VFX.