The Gnomon Workshop

Introduction to Lighting for Animation


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Alexander Corll 
Lighting and Compositing TD - Sony Pictures Imageworks


Alex Corll is currently a Lighting Technical Director at Sony Pictures Imageworks, most recently working on the Academy Award winning Best Animated Feature, Spiderman: Into the Spiderverse. After graduating with a Bachelor of Fine Arts from Savannah College of Art and Design, he worked at Magnetic Dreams Animation Studio in Television and Commercials, including Sesame Street. He then worked at Moving Picture Company in Vancouver, British Columbia on several live action VFX projects, including Disney's The Finest Hours. He later moved to Imageworks to work on Suicide Squad, and subsequently joined Animal Logic in Sydney, Australia to work on Peter Rabbit. He returned to Imageworks to work on Spiderman: Into the Spiderverse, and is currently in production on Spiderman: Far From Home.