Stefano Calvia

Stefano Calvia

Matte Painter

  • Location: London
  • Career stage: Experienced

Award winning Painter with positive response from critics and market and three years of experience as a videoreporterer I've transferred my abilities as a painter and videoeditor in to the VFX arena.

Work History

Video editor Camera operator Photographer Photo retouching and Printing - Freelancer

Jan 2015 - Apr 2015

Videoreporter/Camera operator/Video Editor/Technical manager - Mediatica,Sas

Oct 2010 - Jan 2014


Polysculpting - Advanced postgraduate course - CGSociety

May 2014 - Jul 2014

3D Animation, Maya (Autodesk certification) - Advanced postgraduate course - Academy Class

Apr 2014 - Apr 2014

Photoreal Matte painting - Advanced postgraduate course - Advanced postgraduate course - CGSociety

Jan 2014 - Mar 2014

Video Editing, Compositing and Special Effects - Masters - Virtual Reality and Multi Media Park

Oct 2008 - Dec 2009


  • 2d animation (Animation Pro)
  • 3d polysculpting (Maya, Zbrush)
  • Compositing (Nuke, After Effects, Combustion)
  • Experienced in filming (Sony Cameras, Sennheiser Microphones) and editing (Final Cut Pro 7/X, Adobe Premiere, Avid express Pro)
  • Knowledge of Motion Graphics (Photoshop, After Effects, Motion, Combustion)
  • Matchmoving (Nuke, Maya)
  • MP/Environments (Photoshop, Maya, Nuke, Vue)
  • Rotoscoping (After effect, Shake, Combustion, Nuke)
  • Traditional drawing skills, artistic flair and a strong eye for detail