Lighting CV

Karen Hulse Lighting Artist

Canadian Permanent Resident



Work experience

Digital Domain October 2018 — Present

Senior Lighting Artist Avengers: End Game Terminator: Dark Fate

Sony Imageworks Vancouver March 2018 — September 2018

Senior Lighting Artist Spiderman: Into the Spider-Verse

Digital Domain Vancouver October 2015 — February 2018

Senior Lighting Artist Avengers: Infinity War Thor: RagnarokSpider-Man:HomecomingPower RangersIndependence Day: ResurgenceBeauty and the BeastDeadpool

Park Road Post June 2015 — October 2015

Lighting/Compositing Artist

Iloura March 2015 — June 2015

Lighting ArtistTed 2

Weta Digital May 2012 — November 2014

Lighting ArtistThe Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies
The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug
Dawn of the Planet of the Apes
The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey
Iron Man 3
Man of Steel(Uncredited)
The Hunger Games: Catching Fire(Uncredited)

Huhu Studios March 2011 — April 2012

Lighting and Shader TD

Weta Productions January 2009 — March 2011


Huhu Studios January 2008 — October 2009

Lighting TD


Maya, Nuke, Katana, Photoshop, After Effects


Lighting, rendering, compositing, texturing/shading, roto

Renderers used

Manuka, Pantaray, PRMan, 3Delight, Vray, Arnold