Patrick Smith decided on his future career path during a Disney animation workshop at the age of eleven. After graduating with a degree in 3D animation from the prestigious Savannah College of Art and Design, he packed up his car and headed to Los Angeles, where he cut his teeth as a VFX generalist. In 2008 Patrick began working for The Third Floor as a Previs artist for video games, commercials and feature films. His resourcefulness, humor and leadership ability led him to become previs supervisor for films such as Final Fantasy 15, The Amazing Spiderman 2 and The Secret Life of Walter Mitty. Patrick enjoys brainstorming with his clients and cultivating camaraderie among his artists.
He is also a certified permaculture design consultant.
Kingsglaive: Final Fantasy XV (Supervisor)
Phantom Dust (Supervisor)
The Amazing Spiderman 2 (Supervisor)
300: Rise of an Empire (Supervisor)
The Secret Life of Walter Mitty (Supervisor)
I Am Number 4 (Supervisor)