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Choi Gil Nam

Effects Supervisor at DNEG Vancouver

Choi Gil Nam has been working in the effects industry for over 20 years at major VFX studios including Weta Digital, Industrial Light & Magic, and Digital Domain. He currently works at DNEG Vancouver as an Effects Supervisor. 

His credits include Hollywood blockbuster films
Aquaman, Shazam: Fury of the Gods, Avengers: Age of Ultron, Transformers: Age of Extinction, The Suicide Squad, Tomorrow War, Zack Snyder's Justice League, Black Widow, Pacific Rim, and many more.

Choi Gil Nam completed his Master’s Degree in Multimedia and 3D Animation at De Montfort University in the UK. He has taught at academies and universities as a Lead FX Trainer.

  • Unlike other tutorials where you just follow along and make a cool picture, Choi Gil Nam explains — in detail — the workings and concepts behind it. I highly recommend his tutorials!

    - Minji Kim
    FX Artist at Walt Disney Animation Studios

  • It has been a pleasure working with Gil Nam Choi during his time as CG FX Supervisor at DNEG Vancouver. He sucessfully led a team of over 15 FX artists from multiple sites, through the tough creative and technical challenges of Shazam! Fury of the Gods. He was diligent and hard working, ensuring that the work was delivered on time and to the high quality demanded.

    - Daniel Jenkins
    Head of FX at DNEG Vancouver