Production company Alkemy X has expanded its VFX team, bringing on Abhijeet Nawsagare as Head of Pipeline across all of its offices and Brandon Young as CG Supervisor out of its Los Angeles office.
Nawsagare unites a background in engineering with a passion for storytelling to cast an eye towards the future when creating, implementing and perfecting pipeline strategies for facilities and projects of all scopes and sizes. He has over 13 years of experience in the VFX industry, having spent three years with ILM as a part of the company’s pipeline team. Young has over 15 years of visual effects experience across television, film, advertising and gaming, working on top series such as American Horror Story and The Walking Dead as well as effects-driven feature films including Thor and X-Men: First Class.
The hires come on the heels of a year of steady growth for the visual effects division, with work for such top series as The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, Fear the Walking Dead and Blindspot as well as features including In The Heights and the highly anticipated The Many Saints of Newark. Nawsagare and Young will join a lineup of VFX talent with vast experience on award-winning episodic series, feature films and branded content, led by VFX Supervisors Bilali Mack, Erin Nash, Jep Hill and Mike Kirylo.
Continue reading from Shots here.