Contact

email: peterwilliamknight “at” gmail.com

CV

PETER KNIGHT

 

After Effects generalist, compositing /cleanup/VFX/keying/rotoscoping /motion graphics

 

Background
Over 25 years working on commercials, showreels, idents, music videos, documentary productions and artist film & video.  Through these varied roles I’ve gained much experience across the field, working as part of a team and also on my own.  I have an excellent working knowledge both in Windows PC and Mac of Adobe After Effects and Adobe Photoshop. Other interests include DSLR video, digital and analogue photography.

 

SHOWREEL

 

 

EMPLOYMENT HISTORY

 

 

VICKI BENNETT-WFMU 2016

Compositing and camera work

For Optimized! – Vicki Bennett’s artist residency and radio station on

WFMU.org funded by National Endowment for the Arts [June 2016]

 

REBELS IN CONTROL 2016 (On going)

Photoshop/Artwork

Website doverstreetmarket.com

 

MOSAIC FILMS 2016

After Effects/Compositing

BBC children’s short films for the learning zone

 

WFMU.org (US RADIO STATION) 2015

After Effects/Compositing

On going

 

ELLIE LAND 2015

After Effects/Compositing

Artist film “Sleepless”

 

TERRITORY 2015

After Effects/Compositing

 

NOMINT 2015

After Effects/Compositing

 

MOSAIC FILMS 2015

After Effects/Compositing

BBC children’s short films for the learning zone

 

BISCUIT 2014

After Effects/Compositing

Adidas promo

 

BURNING REEL 2014

After Effects/Compositing

Pop promo

 

BLUE SPILL 2014

After Effects/Compositing

Documentary

 

CHRIS PURCELL – Ode To Concorde 2014

After Effects/Roto

Documentary Short

 

DIIGITAL SNOWBALL 2014

After Effects Roto and Compositing

Rock group film for theatrical release

 

SHONA ILLINGWORTH /ARTIST – FILM MAKER 2014

After Effects/Animation

Animation and titles on artists’ film

 

LEWIS MOBERLY 2014

After Effects/Animation

Logo animation

 

HILL + KNOWLTON STRATEGIES 2014

After Effects Compositor

Head & Shoulders commercial

 

CUT 2014

After Effects/Animation

Title/Indent for company showreel

 

TH1NG (Thing one) 2013

After Effects Compositor /Animo

US TV commercial

 

CHRISTIAN MARCLAY/WHITE CUBE GALLERY  2013

After Effects Training & Consultation

 

LEWIS MOBERLY 2013

After Effects Training & Consultation

 

PICASSO 2013

After Effects Compositor

Canesten TV commercial

 

HIBBERT RALPH ANIMATION 1995-2013

Head of Animo Department, After Effects Compositor and Animator

 

Numerous commercials for clients and agencies worldwide including;

Procter & Gamble. Kelloggs, TBWA, McCann Erickson, Leo Burnett, DDB, Y&R, M&C Saatchi, AMV BBDO, Reckitt Benckiser, Mother, WCRS and Euro RSCG

 

 

TOUCH MUSIC 2005-Ongonig

Freelance Photographer

 

 

VICKI BENNETT 2012  ARTIST – FILM MAKER

After Effects and Photoshop Compositor and Animator, Adobe Premiere Editor

Two animation films for Random Acts series, (animate!/Channel 4 TV November 2013)

 

VICKI BENNETT 2009  ARTIST – FILM MAKER

After Effects and Photoshop Compositor and Animator

Animation film “Skew Gardens” (Wandsworth Film Awards)

 

HIBBERT RALPH ANIMATION 1993-1995
Freelance Paint & Trace Coordinator

TV advert include Frosties, Rice Crispies, Coco Pops, Chocapic, Nesquik

 

TANDEM FILMS 1993

Freelance Paint & Trace

Shell promotional film

Channel 4 TV idents

 

GRAND SLAMM / TVC 1992

Freelance Paint & Trace

The World of Peter Rabbit and Friends (BBC)

 

ANIMATION CITY 1989-1992

Studio Manager and Paint & Trace Coordinator

Numerous TV commercials and the animation movie ‘Prince Cinders ‘

 

THE INK CROWD 1990-1991

Freelance Paint & Trace

The Thief (Richard Williams)

 

ANIMATION PARTNERSHIP 1985-1988

Freelance Paint & Trace

 

TVC 1986

Freelance Paint & Trace

When The Wind Blows

 

BIG FEATURES 1985

Freelance Paint & Trace/artwork

Worked on music videos for:

Art of Noise (Peter Gunn)

Paul Hardcastle (19)

Visual effects (rotoscoping/artwork) for:

Highlander

 

MOON AND PARROT 1984

Freelance Paint & Trace/animation

DHL TV advert

 

CUCUMBER STUDIOS 1981-1983

Runner then Freelance Paint & Trace/artwork

Worked on various commercials and pop videos including;

Tom Tom Club (Genius of Love and Wordy Rappinghood)

Development of Max Headroom

 

REFEREES

 

Email me directly

SHOWREEL

 

 

Peter W Knight