Years Experience: 13
Mayec Rancel is a 3D artist and filmmaker. He also has experience in compositing, both for animation and live action Visual Effects. He has produced, directed and made several award-winning short-films, and is ready to lead any video/film production from preproduction (writing, concept, storyboarding, animatics) to completion.
Mayec Rancel also works ocasionally as a postproduction teacher, and gives lectures on the full process of making an animation short-film. While his focus is now in film/video and CG, he has a background in image/sound engineering, graphic design, web design and programming.
CICE (Official Autodesk Learning Centre), Madrid, Spain, 2006 (5 months)
Specialisation in Digital Post-production with Advanced Autodesk Systems (IFFFS - Inferno, Fire, Flint, Flame, Smoke).
CICE - Madrid, Spain, 2004 – 2006. Professional Degree in Digital Film Directing.
CICE - Madrid, Spain, 2002 – 2004. Professional Degree in Graphic Design and Audiovisual Communication. Includes 5 specialisations:
- CG, 3D Animation, Digital Post-production & Non-Linear Editing (3DS max, Character Studio, Combustion, Avid).
- Directing and Making animated short subjects.
- Graphic Design and Digital Communication.
- Multimedia Direction and Production.
- Web Design and Production techniques.
University Alfonso X El Sabio - Madrid, Spain, 1998 - 2001. Technical Engineering Degree in Telecommunications, Specialisation in Sound and Image.
Spoken Languages: English, French, German, Spanish
Knowledge of and interest in traditional artistic techniques (photography, drawing, painting) and theory (colour, composition, lighting, etc.).
Great capacity for adapting to and learning new methods, programs and work environments.
Technical background in audiovisual technologies.
Experience in small live action shootings, as Director of Photography and Camera Operator.