Simon is the senior tutor in the 3D department at Media Design School. A keen filmmaker, he enjoys being involved in film production at any level having worked on multiple music videos and short films in a variety of roles. He is interested in all facets of film production, and is always looking for new challenges. He's currently exploring ways of combining traditional practical visual effects with modern digital effects. Since 2006 he has been a avid supporter and participant in the 48hours furious filmmaking challenge. The 2 animated 3D entries he directed both received recognition for Best Animation. A novice photographer and airbrush artist he is patiently trying to get better.