Contact

email: peterwilliamknight “at” gmail.com

CV

PETER KNIGHT

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

Background
Over 30 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-GONE, GONE BEYOND 2016-ONGOING

After Effects/Compositing
Camera work

SHONA ILLINGWORTH /ARTIST – FILM MAKER 2020

After Effects/Animation

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

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

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 

DIGITAL 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

Peter W Knight