The Gnomon Workshop

Introduction to Clarisse V4: Creating a large scale environment

Introduction to Clarisse v.4 : Creating  a large scale environment


Alessandro Cangelosi headshot

Alessandro Cangelosi
Lighting TD and FX TD


A strong passion for technology, science and art, movies like Terminator 2, and the hours, days, years of studying techniques to replicate special effects, have led Alessandro from software development to VFX. He moved very quickly through generalist positions in small productions up to the most important roles as a Lighting TD / FX TD on commercials, video game cinematics and movies. Among the productions he worked on we can mention Suspiria, 2012, Independence Day 2, 20th Anniversary Centropolis Logo Animation, Prince of Persia: The forgotten sands, Dead Rising 3, Ghostbusters: The Videogame, Romeo & Juliet, Wolfstein: The New Order, some Razer commercials and many other stuff. He has also worked on national and international documentaries and developed plug-ins and custom tools for Autodesk 3ds Max. Alessandro has taught at various Italian and foreign institutes for visual effects and written technical articles on CG related topics, he is head of Proteus VFX School and Houdini instructor at ViFX.