Lookdev | Lighting
Los Angeles, CA
Naveen Sabesan began his career as a lighting and lookdev artist at Method Studios, LA on 'Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2' after previously interning at SideFX, Santa Monica.
He then went on to do lighting for a couple of 'black-level secure shows' at Method Studios. From there he was given the opportunity to do lookdev on an extensive number of characters for the 'Target Holiday 2017' commercial.
He recently wrapped up on a music video, directed by the Grammy Award Winning Mark Romanek, doing character lookdev and lighting that is slated for release in early January, 2018.
At present, he is doing lookdev and lighting on a secure show at Method Studios, LA.
October 2016 – Present • Santa Monica, CA
- Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 (2017)
- ‘Black-Level’ Secure Project (2017)
- Target Holiday Commercial (2017)
- ‘Filthy’ by Justin Timberlake, directed by Mark Romanek (2018)
May 2016 – October 2016 • Santa Monica, CA
Look development and lighting with VOPs and Mantra for marketing content. Using Houdini and Substance to author materials that are production ready.
Savannah College of Art and Design
September 2013 – June 2017 • Atlanta, GA
Maya Academy of Advanced Cinematics
Diploma in 3D Animation and Visual Effects
August 2011 – July 2013 • Chennai, IND
College of Engineering, Anna University
B.E. Computer Science and Engineering
August 2008 – April 2012 • Chennai, IND
MayaVRayHoudiniMantraArnoldRedshiftNukeSubstance DesignerSubstance PainterPhotoshopAfter EffectsToolbag3D CoatUnreal/Unity (lookdev)
Certified Peer Tutor, Savannah College of Art and Design
Graduate Fellowship, Savannah College of Art and Design