Vladimir Valovic is a senior compositor, vfx supervisor and vfx mentor with over 17 years of experience in the field, inclusive of 10+ years working on feature length films and TV series. A proud member of the Visual Effects Society, not only does he love exercising his craft but also fostering passion and camaraderie in those seeking to learn. In 2017, Vladimir acted on his desire to share his knowledge with the next generation and thus founded the VFX online school, Compozitive where he is both a CEO and mentor. A unique attribute, the school not only teaches the foundations imperative to be successful in the industry but goes above and beyond by incorporating deep compositing and 3D techniques not taught in other courses. The school also functions as a welcoming community of likeminded individuals who help one another and share ideas. Since opening, the school has become the largest online VFX school with a focus on compositing in the world. To date, it has had over 50 students graduate, all of which were able to successfully gain employment in VFX and compositing. In addition to founding Compozitive, Vladimir actively mentors young VFX enthusiasts around the world. He has toured and presented at high schools and universities, and provided online and in person support with the goal to provide guidance and encouragement to students in this growing field. Always with a love for art and drawing, Vladimir began his career as a graphic designer, but his desire to work with video and 3D, led him to the London Visual Effects School where honed his skillset in VFX and compositing. Upon graduating, he move to Prague and worked in various studios, where his growing expertise earned him the right to work on feature films and TV series. Vladimir has had also the pleasure of working with one of the best vfx supervisors and pioneers of the this industry in London and Vancouver in the best visual effects houses in the world such as Framestore, MPC, Dneg, Method Studios, Industrial Light and Magic as a compositor, lead compositor and mentor. His many exciting projects include feature films, commercials, and music videos. He was the Senior digital compositor for critically acclaimed films including Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy 1 & 2, Star Trek, Detective Pikachu and Justice League. He was also part of the team who won a VFX Oscar and BAFTA award in 2014 for Gravity, and the Bafta award for Harry Potter Deathly Hallows part 2.