MEET THE CG HACKS TEAM
Owner / Instructor
Dustin’s a Maxon Certified Master Trainer, composite photographer, and 3D generalist who has worked throughout the industry for the past 14+ years, with a focus on digital compositing, photography, and photoreal 3D product visualization. He’s spent a lot of time learning to learn from failure and has a thriving passion for helping others create their best work, in less time through education and mentorship. "Nothing is impossible, and with a little bit of tenacity and willingness to figure it out… great things happen!"
Ansen is a conceptual photographer and 3D powerhouse. His awareness of industry VFX workflows and software ambiguity aids in the creation of amazing effects for digital artists. If you can dream it, his team will figure it out!
Digital Art Instructor
Ryan Sims is a photographer and digital artist from Nashville, TN. Though he has a bachelor's degree in Digital Entertainment/Game Design, He is primarily self-taught when it comes to Photoshop & has over 10 years of photography experience. He specializes in composite photography, whether it's movie posters, cosplay photography, or album covers. Ryan loves to teach. Aside from his great sense of humor, his expert knowledge and passion for teaching bring a refreshing spin to the creative learning process.
3D Artist / Instructor
Adrian is a Poland-based 3D artist and designer specializing in product visualization and UI design. His keen eye for detail and technical ability allow him to create next-level assets for 2D and 3D artists. Aside from product creation, he loves creating tutorial content to help creatives push out of their comfort zone.
WE SUPPORT YOUR JOURNEY
We're a team of seasoned digital art professionals, with a wealth of knowledge and a passion for empowering creatives. Whether you're just starting out or are a seasoned pro yourself, we're here to help you reach your highest potential, one pixel at a time
Elevate your photo compositions with our Hollywood inspired VFX overlay collections. These premium visual elements combine stunning aesthetics with efficient workflows for maximum creativity!
Our 3D texture and material collections help make look development a breeze in CGI. Our texture collections work in any 3D software, the materials are built for Redshift and Octane in Cinema 4D.
We love our creative community on Discord. Share your work, collaborate, and get valuable feedback from your peers. Join us and take your skills to the next level with the support of artists like YOU!