• originally from South Africa
  • moved and lived in Austria
  • moved and lived in Cologne, Germany
  • Education: 3D & VFX Generalist at Pixl Visn – Media Arts Academy
  • Asked by my mentor – Johnathan Symmonds – to join Pixomondo to work on ‘The Game of Thrones – Season 06’
  • moved and live in Frankfurt, Germany

16th Annual VES Awards 2018 Nominee
‘Outstanding Animated Character in an Episode or Real-Time Project’
Game of Thrones – Eastwatch/Drogon Meets Jon

I have had the privilege of giving an online interview as Lead Animator of Pixomondo.

Check it out on VFX Online.

  • worked myself into the core team of Pixomondo
  • contributing with my animation skills – creatively and techically
  • technical & Maya knowladge
  • problem solving capabilities
  • write my own scripts (python)

I’m currently Lead of the animation team at Pixomondo.
We’ve recently wrapped up on Midway and Carnival Row.
Now we are working on a new TV Series which I enjoy a lot and the show looks very promising.

As Lead of the animation department I make sure to

  • develope and share workflow tips
  • unify and speed up workflow (scripts, approach)
  • providing technical setups (show setups and/or shot specific setups)

Thank you for visiting my portfolio.
Philipp Winterstein.

Feel free to contact me here.