From Fine Art student to Head of 3D at Jellyfish Pictures. In this episode of Day in the Life of a Head of 3D, Dave Cook shares his helpful advice for artists taking their first steps into entering the world of 3D. Having joined the Jellyfish Pictures team in 2010, Dave has accrued a number of credits under his belt including Captive State, Solo: A Star Wars Story, Star Wars: The Last Jedi, Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, Black Mirror – Hated in the Nation. He must be good at his job as he even picked up an EMMY award for his work on My Inner Fish on the way!
Dave unfolds Jellyfish Pictures' history starting from his first project in motion graphics for Planet Dinosaur to Jellyfish Pictures’ expansion into VFX for drama TV and film. As Joint Head of 3D, Dave discusses his daily challenges, how he works best with his team and how he squeezes in some time to do some hands-on work himself.