Patrick is an imaginative artist who likes to dabble and tinker with things outside of his usual expertise. He enjoys being out of his comfort zone to experiment with new ideas and perspectives. As a world traveler, he was lucky enough to visit several countries.
As a visual effects artist Patrick specializes in creating computer simulations to emulate the dynamics of natural phenomena such as fire, smoke, explosion, object destruction, liquid and cloth.
As a researcher, he studies his practice to figure out the right questions based on action, personal reflexion and analysis of a given action to better understand it and give it meaning.
Here is a collection of documents to present the work and research of Patrick Parenteau in the field of digital special effects and practical special effects.