Lyn Caudle
www.lynspace.com
lyn.caudle@gmail.com
lyn@lynspace.com
 

ReelFX Creative Studio                                                               2012 – Present

  • Verizon NFL Superbowl VR BT (2017) – C – Lighter/Compositor
  • Beachboys VR (2017) – C – Lighter/Compositor
  • SAP Extreme Sailing (2017) – C – Compositing Supervisor
  • SAP Extreme Sailing Live Action (2017) – C – VFX Supervisor
  • KeyBank Q4 2016 (2016) – VFX Artist
  • LEGO Batman Spots (2016) – C – Lighter/Compositor
  • Mary Kay Print (2016) – Lighter
  • Verizon NFL Super Bowl VR (2016) – C – Lighter/Compositor
  • BTS Power Rangers VR (2016) – C – Lighter/Compositor
  • Verizon NFL Super Bowl VR_Live Action (2016) – C – Lighter/Compositor
  • ASTER (2016) – Lighter
  • Ozo NBA Finals VR (2016) – Lighter
  • The Epic Deep Ellum (2016) – VFX Artist
  • GMC Sky Dive 360 (2016) – VFX Supervisor
  • Status Jet VR (2016) – Photographer, Lighter
  • GSD&M VR (2016) – VFX Supervisor
  • Sams Club VR (2016) – Lighter
  • GE Industrial VR (2016) – Lighter
  • Phazyme Brand New Mine (2016) – VFX Supervisor
  • Shinola 360 Videos (2016) – Stitching Supervisor
  • Chevrolet 2017 Sonic MCE (2016) – VFX Supervisor
  • Ice Age 5 CP (2015) – Lighter
  • Hilton Barbados 360VR (2015) – VR 360 Artist
  • Discovery VR Ride (2015) – Lighter
  • Chevrolet Cruze Hatch Live Action (2015) – VFX Supervisor, Technical Director
  • Chevrolet Cruze Hatchback (2015) – Lighter
  • Unilever Cycle (2015) – Lighter
  • Lionsgate Hunger Games VR Interactive (2015) – CG Artist
  • Chevrolet Cruze Reveal (2015) – Lighter
  • Acura ILX VR 4D Interactive (2015) – Compositor
  • Triple Play and Keynote (2015) – Lighter
  • 2015 Marketing – For Commercial (2015) – Director of Photography
  • Chuck E Cheese Q2 2015 (2015) – VFX Supervisor, Lighter
  • Texas Lottery Spreading Good Live Action (2015) – VFX Supervisor
  • LL Cool J Lip Sync VR XP Interactive (2015) – Compositor
  • Celebrity Cribs VR Interactive (2014) – Compositing Supervisor
  • AT&T It Can Wait VR Interactive (2014) – Lighter
  • Dr Pepper NCAA VR Interactive (2014) – Lighter
  • GES Zero Gravity Interactive (2014) – VFX Supervisor
  • GES Zero Gravity Live (2014) – VFX Supervisor
  • Salvation Army Live Action (2014) – Director of Photography
  • Light Painting (2014) – Lighter
  • Salvation Army Because (2014) – Director of Photography
  • Found Footage 3D Slasher VFX (2014) – Lighter
  • Chuck E Cheese Q1 2015 (2014) – VFX Supervisor, Lighter
  • Fiat GIF Live Action (2014) – Director of Photography
  • Rockettes Underground Updates 2014 (2014) – Lighting Lead
  • Fiat GIF (2014) – Lighter
  • Zaxbys Q3 2014 Pickles Milkshake (2014) – 3D Effects Artist
  • Bridgestone Game On Revs 2014 (2014) – Lighter
  • Chuck E Cheese Q4 2014 (2014) – VFX Supervisor, Lighter
  • Cheetos BOL Mix-Ups Showdown (2014) – Lighter
  • Ram Demolition (2014) – VFX Supervisor
  • Chuck E Cheese Q3 2014 (2014) – Lighter, VFX Supervisor
  • Safe Auto Title and VFX (2014) – CG Artist, VFX Supervisor, Lighter, 3D Effects Artist
  • Jeep Oculus Rift Interactive (2013) – VFX Supervisor
  • Phazyme (2013) – Lighter
  • Transformers 4 TVC (2013) – VFX Supervisor, Lighter, Lighting Lead
  • Chuck E Cheese Q2 Q3 2014 (2013) – Lighter, VFX Supervisor
  • Insperity HCR 2 Scale (2013) – Lighter, VFX Supervisor
  • Nerf Zombie Strike (2013) – Photographer
  • Free Birds Dwight Howard (2013) – Lighter
  • Freebirds Viral Video (2013) – Lighter
  • Breeze Energy (2013) – CG Artist
  • TXDOT Skywriting (2013) – VFX Artist
  • Texas Instruments Automotive Vision (2013) – VFX Supervisor
  • Chuck E Cheese Q1 2014 (2013) – VFX Supervisor, Lighter
  • Chuck E Cheese Fall FreeBirds Bday (2013) – Lighter
  • Parkland (2013) – VFX Artist
  • Free Birds Marketing (2013) – Lighter
  • Insperity Health Care Reform TV (2013) – Rigging Artist
  • McDonald Coke Joywalk (2013) – Lighter
  • Fiat Trilogy (2012) – Lighter
  • Transformers Bot Shots 2013 (2012) – 3D Effects Supervisor
  • Chuck E Cheese Summer 2013 (2012) – Lighter
  • Chuck E Cheese Spring 2013 (2012) – Lighter, VFX Supervisor, Layout Artist
  • Cheetos/DM2 (2012) – Lighter, VFX Artist
  • Totino’s Sun Drop Citrus Soda Version (2012) – Lighter
  • PIRATE 101 ENT (2012) – Lighter, VFX Artist
  • Chuck E Cheese Fall TV (2012) – Lighter, VFX Supervisor
  • Totinos Pizza Rolls (2012) – Lighter
  • Pirate 101 (2012) – Lighter, VFX Artist
  • Chuck E. Cheese (2012) – Lighter
  • KingsIsle Wizard Game (2012) – Lighter
  • Visa Olympics (2011) – Compositor
  • Chasing Shakespeare (2011) – Lighter
  • Turkeys Production (2010) – Lighter
 

Freelance                                                                                                   2011- 2012

  • Wizard 101 Game cinematics (3 spots) Lighting compositing / Reel FX
  • Totino’s Pizza – “Roll On” Lighting compositing / Reel FX
  • Chuck E Cheese – On Set VFX supervision (3 Spots) / ReelFX
  • Ford Touchscreen – Director – Live action/VFX shoot / Green Grass Studios
  • Snowman 2.0 – DFW – Print / Animation project – Creative Director / Green Grass Studios
  • Wizard 101 – Encircle Media – Creative Director / Green Grass Studios
  • Hand Only CPR – American Heart Association – Creative Director/ Project Lead / Janimation
  • GOP Elephant – Creative Director/ Project Lead / Janimation
  • Gearbox Software – Borderlands / In Game Video –  Compositing Supervisor / Janimation

Janimation – Visual Effects Supervisor / Creative Director / Director                          1999 – 2011

Game Trailers –

  • Area 51 – Effects Supervisor
  • Stranglehold – Effects Supervisor
  • Colonization – Effects Supervisor
  • I – Ninja – Effects Supervisor
  • Ironwood – Effects Supervisor
  • Age of Empires – Effects Supervisor
  • Civilization, “Beyond the Sword” – Effects Supervisor
  • Civilization, “Revolution” – Effects Supervisor
  • Warlords – Effects Supervisor
  • Suffering – Effects Supervisor
  • Swarm – Effects Supervisor

Commercials –

  • Texas Lottery, “DailyFour” – Visual Effects Supervisor
  • Chick-fil-a, “The good the bad the hairy” – Effects Supervisor
  • Chick-fil-a, “Cow Superheroes” – Effects Supervisor
  • Silestone – Visual Effects Supervisor
  • Community Coffee – Visual Effects Supervisor
  • Virbac, “Face the Monster” – Visual Effects Supervisor
  • Sunkist, “Swing” – Effects Supervisor
  • 7-eleven, “Halo” and “Halo2” – Effects Supervisor
  • Pennzoil, “Tunnel” and “Guardians” – Visual Effects Supervisor
  • Pilgrims Pride “Jumping in” – Visual Effects Supervisor
  • Miller Lite,  “Stadium” – Visual Effects Supervisor
  • Greyhound – Visual Effects Supervisor
  • McDonalds – “PlanetPaula” – Visual Effects Supervisor
  • Mission Tortillas – Visual Effects Supervisor
  • K Mart – “Blue Light Special” – Visual Effects Supervisor
  • Jeep – “Bonus Level” – Visual Effects Supervisor

Film –

  • The Milkmaid – Short Film – Director of Photography
  • Highflight – Short Film – Director of Photography
  • Veritas – Visual Effects Supervisor
  • Spy Kids 2 – Visual Effects Unit (Water Effects Photography) Co-Director
  • Spy Kids 3D – Visual Effects Artist
  • Mr. Hell – Tracking, Compositing
  • The Visitor – Tracking,  compositing assist

Directorial –

  • I’ll take the Bus – Writer / Director – Commercial Spec Spot
  • Spy Kids 2 – Co-Director -Visual Effects Unit (Water Effects Photography)
  • JaniCycle – Director – Live action and VFX for Episodic Pilot.
  • Georgia Power – Director – Live action shoot for interactive content.
  • Duke Nukem – Co-Director – Documentary chronicling the Duke Nukem Game franchise
  • Sprinkler – Director – Stop Motion TVC Spot – North Texas Water District – Enviromedia
  • Droplet – Director – Stop Motion TVC Spot – North Texas Water District – Enviromedia
  • Salvation Army Live Action – TVC – 4 Spots (2014) – Director / DOP
  • Fiat GIF – TVC -4 Spots (2014) – Writer / Director / DOP

Software

  • 3D – Softimage XSI, Houdini, Maya
  • Compositing
  • Shake, Nuke, Fusion,
  • 2D – Photoshop
  • Tracking – PFTrack, Syntheyes.

 

Special Effects Coordinator Credits:

  • “Boondoggle”-Trivalent Films-Independent                           1998
  • “Deadman’s Walk”-RHI Entertainment-TV Mini-Series                 1995
  • “Streets of Laredo”-RHI Entertainment-TV Mini-Series               1995
  • “Rio Diablo”-Kenny Rogers Productions-Made for TV Film           1992
  • “A Taste for Killing”-USA Cable Network-Made for Cable Film          1992
  • “A Seduction in Travis County”-Desert Storm Productions-TV Film     1991
  • “Storyville”-Lynch/Frost-Feature Film                               1991
  • “In Broad Daylight”-Biber/Hogue Productions-Made for TV Film        1990
  • Special Effects Supervisor Credits:
  • “Chill Factor”-Morgan Creek-Feature Film         1998
  • “Rough Riders”-TNT Mini Seriers 1997
  • “Pair Of Aces”-Cream Gravy Productions-Made for TV Film             1989

Other Effects Credits:

  • “Gambler 5”-Kenny Rogers Productions-Additional Effects               1994
  • “Unsolved Mysteries”-One episode-Blaster                                       1994
  •  Areosmith – “What it Takes”   Breakaway Props / Stunt rigging        1990
  • “Island City”-MDT Productions for Lorimar-Physical Effects Lead     1993
  • Batman Stunt Show-Totally Fun Company-Six Flags Over Texas
  • Technical Director  Built Slide-for-Life Systems and specialty props  1992 & 93

Special Effects Assistant Credits:

  • “Walker-Texas Ranger”-CBS TV Seriers                                     1997/1998/1999
  • “Ace Venture II-When Nature Calls”-Morgan Creek-Feature Film        1995
  • “Wishbone”-PBS Series                                               1994
  • “Dangerous Curves”-CBS Television Series                         1992/1993
  • “Fugitive Among Us”-Easy Chair Productions-Made for TV Film                  1991
  • “An American Story”-Hallmark-Made for TV Film                        1991
  • “Hexed”-Hexed, Inc.-Feature Film                                    1991
  • “White Fang”-Buena Vista-Feature Film                               1990
  • “Trapped”-USA Cable Network-Made for Cable Film                     1989
  • “Fire and Rain”-USA Cable Network-Made for Cable Film               1989
  • “Pair Of Aces”-Cream Gravy Productions-Made for TV Film             1989
  • “Problem Child”-Problem Child, Inc.-Feature Film                    1989
  • “Lonesome Dove”-Mowtown Productions-CBS Mini-Series          1988
  • “Pancho Barnes”-Orion-CBS-Made for TV Film                          1988
  • “Love Hurts”-Vestron Films-Feature Film                             1988
  • “Dallas”-Lorimar Productions-CBS Television Series                  1988

Commercials

  • Southwest Airlines–Special Puppeteering Effects Work         1994
  • Owens–Special Effects                                        1993
  • Churches–Special Effects                                          1993
  • Night Hawk–Special Effects                                        1993
  • The Philanthropist–Open Stage Theater–Brain Blow-out             1992
  • Churches–Special Effects                                       1992
  • Chevy–Rain Effects                                                1991
  • Interstate Battery–Special Effects & Art Director                 1991
  • Weedeater–Special Effects                                         1991
  • Mix 98.5–Rossler Creative–Leaning Lady Effects                   1991
  • Fina–Special Effects Assistant                                    1990
  • Lincoln/Mercury–Special Effects                                   1990
  • Texaco–“Kongfrontation ” & “Smiles”–Special Effects              1990
  • Sphon Hospital–Rube Goldberg Contraption                          1990
  • NCNB–Special Effects                                              1989
  • Mario Novlello–Animation Puppets                                  1989
  • Lucite–Special Effects                                            1989
  • Pep Boys–Special Effects                                          1989
  • Michael’s–Model Builder                                           1989
  • Bryan Foods–James Gang-Special Effects Assistant                 1989
  • J.C. Penny’s–Stop Motion Effects                                  1989
  • Texas Tourism–Texas Pacific Films–Special Effects Assistant      1989
  • J.C. Penny’s–Snow Effects                                         1989
  • Multiple Sclerosis–Pryo Effects (Gold Tops Award)                 1989
  • American Cancer Society for smoking–Special Effects               1988
  • Wendy’s–Pop Up Flag Effects                                       1988
  • “Rescue”–James Gang–Special Effects                              1988
  • Reyna Animation–Cel Painter for various commercials               1982
  • Various re-creations – vehicular effects work                                     1992 – 1994

Notable contributions –

  •     Developed first “Giraffe” style rain towers
  •     Developed cost effective “Spinner” type nozzles for high output rain effects
  •     Developed many workflow improvements, enhancing “Bullet Hit” effects.
  •     Developed “Floating” counter weight system for high wire work where there are limitations for side loading a structure.

Awards

  • Gold Tops Award for “Insulation” PSA for Multiple Sclerosis Foundation
  • Emmy Nominated for Visual Effects  “Lonesome Dove”

(Rev. 12-12-2011)