Ben Cowell-Thomas is the VFX Supervisor for Prime Focus Commercials in Mumbai. He is responsible for seamless VFX delivery for commercials via the production pipeline, and brings considerable VFX expertise and a keen eye for detail to the role.
With a decade of experience in the commercials industry, Ben has created award winning ads and short films across a wide variety of media including CG, live action, stop-motion and interactive. Prior to joining Prime Focus, Ben was Head of Studio at Nexus Productions in London, where he was instrumental in developing the 3D offering to a 70+ seat department able to handle VFX, stop motion, live action and animation with a proprietary character pipeline. He has a number of awards to his credit including a Grand Prize (Ottawa), BTAA Silver Award, Grand Prize (International 3D Awards) and an Oscar nomination.
His recent credits include Intel 'The Chase', Honda 'This Unpredictable Life', Coca Cola 'Avatar', Coca Cola 'Videogame', Toyota Scion 'Transformer' and more.