Jimmy Jewell grew up in San Jose, CA reading comic books and Fangoria. Art and movies have always been a part of daily life. In 1997 Jimmy was given a chance to begin working in the visual effects industry as a generalist. He quickly gravitated to compositing and over his 17 year career, Jimmy has been fortunate enough to supervise and learn from various disciplines. With his compositing background always in mind, Jimmy has a unique perspective when it comes to creating visual effects.