Award-winning artist Steven Hubbard brings over 20 years of professional experience to CG Spectrum as a 3D modeler. He recently worked on Laika Studios' Missing Link, which won a whole host of accolades for outstanding visual effects including a Golden Globe Award, two VES Awards, and an Oscar nomination.
Starting his career in the early 90s in new media, Steve delved into 3D computer graphics early on. He led several companies as a new media director staying at the forefront of technology.
Moving from the internet into commercial production, he was instrumental in several award-winning commercial productions. Having won 2 Emmy Awards while working for ABC Television, he was heavily involved in moving commercial production further with 3D motion graphics and visual effects. In 2005 he received a Telly Award for his work on a PSA campaign, for a nationally recognized ballet company.
After a successful career in television, he set his sights on feature film. He joined three-time Academy Award-winning Rhythm and Hues in 2010. While there he worked as a Technical Director on many feature film projects including X-Men: First Class and RIPD. In 2012 he was on the team that delivered the spectacular Richard Parker tiger for the feature film Life of Pi, that won an Academy Award for Best Visual Effects. He then moved onto the art department at R&H, as a matte painting TD, where he worked on several other feature projects.
Film credits include: Missing Link, Peter Rabbit, Alien: Covenant, and Captain Amercia: Civil War.
Have Steve as your mentor! Learn more about the 3D Modeling course.