Eric Carney

Co-Founder & Chief Technology Officer
The Third Floor, Inc.

Eric Carney is a three-time Emmy Award winning VFX Supervisor for Game of Thrones and one of the Co-Founders of The Third Floor previs studio. Eric has worked for the past 5 seasons on the hit HBO show as a VFX and Previs Supervisor, working with the directors and producers to plan and execute the complex filming of the innovated VFX heavy sequences.

Eric studied filmmaking, cinematography and animation at NYU Film School. Eric has worked for the past 10 years as a Previs supervisor on everything from small commercials to large VFX driven features. In that role Eric has worked with directors to interrupt and realize their vision. Eric has worked on several motion capture and virtual production feature films in the past 10 year. Eric works to incorporate these new technologies and workflows on all projects he works on.

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