Color Key Artist // Blue Sky Studios
Color Key Artist
Mike Lee is a visual artist from Los Angeles, California. He self-published his first book Bodega in 2012 and will be releasing a series of new drawings titled Stand Still. Alongside his personal projects, he has worked for various film and commercial studios. Clients include Blue Sky Studios, Psyop, Lucasarts, Buck and Hornet. He currently resides in New York City.
The Colorful Process of Blue Sky
In this presentation, Mike Lee will break down his color key work flow in a step-by-step demonstration walking the audience through his thought process in every step. He will discuss different lighting scenarios and how he takes a simple approach to the challenges he encounters. This approach is setup to be flexible enough so he can easily make adjustments on the fly, because anything can happen in a production!
*Stand Still (2014) - A new series of vignetted drawings.
Bodega (2012) - This book observes the daily occurences of an urban corner store. Each hour of the day is represented in it's 24 pages.
Various prints from his new book "Stand Still."