Keith Kamholz is a Technical Director specializing in FX and Character Simulation. Notable work shown here includes 'Ice Age: Continental Drift' and 'Rio' (Blue Sky Studios), 'After Earth' (Tippett Studio), and Chanel/Verizon/Nature Valley commercials. Character Simulation work on Blue Sky's 'Epic' is not shown here, as that footage is not yet available.

Some of the 'Ice Age' shots here were featured in the Side Effects Houdini 2012 demo reel.

Software used: Houdini, Maya, Realflow, Blue Sky's CGIStudio, mental ray, Nuke

Detailed shot breakdown available at

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