My name is Miguel Perez (they/them), I am a CG Artist based in San Francisco, focused on FX, Lighting and Compositing.

I am a Senior Lighting and VFX Artist at Lucasfilm Animation bringing Star Wars stories to life.

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Lucasfilm Animation

Senior Lighting / VFX Artist

– Star Wars: The Bad Batch

– Star Wars: Tales of the Empire

Walt Disney Animation Studios

Lighting Artist

– Baymax!

– Strange World

– Zootopia+

Lighting Apprentice

– Frozen 2

Dreamworks Animation TV

Lighting / Compositing Technical Director

Kung Fu Panda: The Dragon Knight

Dragons: The Nine Realms

– Fast & Furious: Spy Racers

– Jurassic World: Camp Cretaceous

– The Boss Baby: Back in Business

– Not Quite Narwhal

Wolf & Crow

CG Generalist

– Commercials

Ingenuity Studios

Nuke Compositor

– Blackish

– Bless this Mess

– Brooklyn Nine-Nine

– Stumptown

– Superstore




Texas A&M University

Master's of Science, Visualization – Leave (2019)

University of Texas at Austin

Bachelor's of Science, Advertising - 2016