Interview with Frederic St-Arnaud - a Prominent Person in the World of Film Industry - September 2nd, 2008
For those who are not familiar yet, let us introduce a prominent person, a man of genius in the world of film industry - FREDERIC ST-ARNAUD. He is a visual effect artist with 10 years of experience, focusing mostly on high-end photo-realistic digital matte-paintings, set extensions and concept arts.
He created a huge amount of matte paintings and concept arts for our favorite movies such as: Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull, The Golden Compass (Best visual effects Award Winner 2008), The Legend of Secret Pass, Race to Mars, Silent Hill, Sin City, Babel, The Wind in the Willows, Racing Stripes, Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow, Sharkboy and Lavagirl, The Last Sign, Legend of Sleepy Hollow and many others. He was a creator of the numerous Napoleonâs 3D army for the film Napoleon.
Frederic St-Arnaud is a master of digital visual effects: he designed and integrated muzzle flares of guns and explosions for the movie project Once upon a time in Mexico. Artistâs credit in movie Spy Kids 2, 3 is also great: he did a lot of concept art, character animation of the spider-robot âRalphâ, texturing, lightning, animations of different gadgets and vehicles.