John Bowers
Summary

A creative problem-solver above all else. Collaborative, disciplined, versatile artist with 5+ years experience meeting tight deadlines for projects of every scale.

 

On the box, specializes in structuring work in a forward-thinking way to smooth the process of addressing internal & client notes. As a supervisor, is patient but effective, having learned from teaching experience how to plan backwards from a deadline and build artists’ skills over time with differentiated assignments.



Software

5   Nuke  ||  5  Syntheyes  ||  4   Photoshop  ||  4  Shotgun  ||  3  3ds Max  ||  3  Krakatoa  ||  2   After Effects  ||  2  Fume FX  ||  1  Mari  ||  1  Flame




Credits

Paramount Animation

Zoic

Zoic

Zoic

Method

Freelance

FuseFX

FuseFX

FuseFX

FuseFX

Digital Domain

Kelvin Optical

Kelvin Optical

Kelvin Optical

Kelvin Optical

Stardust West

Kelvin Optical

Big Block

Mirada

Psyop

Digital Domain

Digital Domain

Synaptic

Big Block

Pixomondo

Big Block

Big Block

Spot VFX

Spot VFX

Kelvin Optical

Pixomondo

Pixomondo

Pixomondo

With A Twist

With A Twist

With A Twist

With A Twist

With A Twist

With A Twist

With A Twist

With A Twist

With A Twist

With A Twist

BASE Productions

BASE Productions

BASE Productions

BASE Productions

CosFX

CosFX

Spot VFX

Spot VFX

Spot VFX

Spot VFX

Spot VFX

 

Amusement Park

Final Fantasy XV

Facebook

Behind Enemy Lines

Guardians of the Galaxy:Vol 2

Small Town Crime

Black Sails

Designated Survivor

Making History

Good Girls Revolt

Timeless

Star Trek Beyond

10 Cloverfield Lane

The Oscars

The Force Awakens

Nike/Jordan M11

Star Trek Jordan

NDA

Exxon

Clash of Clans

Lexus

Kia

Sleepy Hollow

Cosmos

Wanda Car

Subaru

GMC

Life After Beth

Major Crimes

Star Trek: Into Darkness

Star Trek: Into Darkness

Beautiful Creatures

Amazing Spider-Man

Amazing Spider-Man

Savages

This Means War

Freaky Deaky

Hugo

The Thing

Red Tails

Machine Gun Preacher

Jinn

Water For Elephants

X-Ray Earth

I, Predator

Sport Science

Red Bull New Year

Marmaduke

Date Night

Wizards of Waverly Place

Leverage

Just Peck

Brothers

The Canyon

 

Feature

Commercial

Commercial

TV Pilot

Feature

Feature

TV

TV

TV

TV

Commercial

Feature

Feature

TV

Feature

Commercial

Special Venue

Commercial

Commercial

Commercial

Commercial

Commercial

TV

Commercial

Special Venue

Commercial

Commercial

Feature

TV

Feature

Feature

Feature

Feature

Feature

Feature

Feature

Feature

Feature

Feature

Feature

Feature

Feature

Feature

TV

TV

TV

TV

Feature

Feature

TV

TV

Feature

Feature

Feature

Jul 17 – Nov 17

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May 17

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Feb 17

Oct 16 – Dec 16

Sept 16 – Oct 16

Sept 16

Aug 16 – Sep 16

August 16

Mar 16 – Jul 16

Nov 15 – Mar 16

Jan 16 – Feb 16

Jan 15 – Nov 15

Nov 14 – Jan 15

July 14 – Nov 14

June 14 – July 14

June 2014

April 14 – May 14

Feb 14 – Mar 14

Jan 14 – Feb 14

Dec 13 – Jan. 14

Nov 13

Nov 13

Sept 13-Oct 13

Sept 13

Sept 13

Jun 13-Aug 13

Mar 13-Apr 13

Dec 12-Mar 13

May 12-Dec 12

May 12

Feb 12-May 12

Jan 12-Mar 12

Dec 11-Jan 12

Jun 11-Jan 12

May 11-Aug 11

May 11-Jun 11

Feb 11-Mar 11

Nov 10-Mar 11

Oct 10 – May 11

Sept 10 – Feb 11

Aug 10-Sept 10

May 10-Aug 10

Feb 10-Jul 10

Nov 09-Dec 09

Oct 09-Nov 09

Sept 09-Oct 09

Aug 09-Sept 09

Jan 09-Jul 09

Jul 08-Aug 08

Jun 08-Jul 08

Jan 08-Feb 08

 



Education

Loyola Marymount University    2008

Master of Education, Mathematics

 

Grinnell College    2006

Bachelor of Arts, Mathematics

Bachelor of Arts, Russian



Awards

Sports Emmy for Outstanding Graphic Design (2010)

Sports Emmy Nomination for Outstanding Graphic Design (2009)