Priyanka Balasubramanian an optimistic person who did her undergrad in Chennai and did her masters in London. She resumes her work from Marvel and Harry Potter universities,
The Martian, The Fate of the Furious, Guardians of galaxy 2. In her beginning, she served coffee, tea, delivering old tapes and hard drives to art studios. As time passed by people recognised her organised behaviour and recommended her to take up production and manager work in the Production house. She tells that in foreign that everyone almost starts from the bottom as that’s the ritual as she originated from India. Post which she went to India for two years to work in Mumbai for Bollywood movies. Her first major project was Chandni Chowk to China (2009) with 2000 shots involved.
In 2015, She found her own VFX Studio in London, Hula Hoop, where she works with India, Turkey, Bulgaria. She says she loves the juggling industry as each project is unique and that’s what makes it interesting.
Fun Fact: VFX dates back to Eadweard Muybridge famously photographing the horse in motion in 1878 where he captured the horse gallop frame by frame.