Luciano Neves

Luciano Neves

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First Name * Luciano
Last Name * Neves
Username * LucianoNeves
Country * Brazil
City Sao Paulo
Nationality Brasilian
Languages EnglishPortuguese


Current Position Artist;Director;Lighter;Modeller;Project Manager;Renderer
Areas of Expertise Games ComputerGames ConsoleGames OnlineSFXTeleproductionVFX
Preferred Tools DesignfinalRenderPhoto-PaintModelingMAYAPhotoshopTexturingArt DirectionArchitectural Visualisation3ds maxAfter EffectsAnimation


Availability: Freelance
Skype luciano_neves_cg


From London's Tower Bridge and Big Ben to the Basilique du Sacré Coeur and Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris, digital artist Luciano Neves has recreated some of the world's most distinctive edifices in 3D.
Master Award winner in the digital art book ELEMENTAL 1 and ELEMENTAL 2 and Excellence Award winner in the EXPOSÉ 3 Neves is a consummate specialist in highly-detailed, CG photo realistic and architectural recreations and Environments. Also published in 3ds max 7 and 3ds max 2008 and 2012 Bible - Wiley, and Essential CG Lighting Techiniques with 3ds Max - Darren Brooker.

Born in São Paulo, Brazil, currently as owner and VFX Director at Brazilian VFX company CLAN VFX ( ).
his professional capacity, lead and motivate a dedicated and highly professional team, Neves harnesses his relentless attention to detail for visual effects, television and film. Professionally qualified in programming, instead, Neves turned to art and design after he graduated and has now been in the computer graphics industry for just under a decade.

He is a member of the " The CGSociety Advisory Board" ( ). During fifteen years in the industry he had the opportunity to work in many different companies including some in Europe, hired in 2001 by a prominent Swiss engineering company, Nüssli AG, which specializes in large temporary constructions such as stages, grandstands, and scaffolding. He was responsible for the development of many technical catalogues and for the 3D development presentations for special events.
Back to Brazil in 2003, publishing more of his personal works in 3D magazines and CG websites, a company called Inutilia Truncat invited him to become part of their team as Production Manager - 3D Special Effects. Inutilia Truncat, (known as IT), it was Brazilian production house specialised in VFX for TV commercials and cinema.
In September of 2005 he was invited to work at Pixpost (post production company) to build a whole new department known as Pixpost Animation Studio.
In October of 2007 he was invited to work at Tribbo Post (post production company) . Today Tribbo Post ( is considered one of the best VFX company in Brazil.
After almost five years working with many important brands and making amazing advertisements he decided together with four friends make a new company call CLAN VFX.


Luciano was Master Max Nominee 2007 and 2008. :



EXPOSÈ 3 is the third edition of the industry's best art book
celebrating the creative talents of digital artists worldwide. Surpassing the
number of entries for both previous books, EXPOSÈ 3 sets a new benchmark
for quality and quantity of entries across ten existing, and two new categories. EXPOSÈ 3
Elemental showcases the world's best Discreet 3D art. The first
collaborative title in Ballistic Publishing's growing list of digital art books,
the book has been created in partnership with Discreet, formerly a division of 
Autodesk. To match the diverse fields that Discreet software is used in, we sought
out high profile practitioners in the fields of visual effects, game development,
architecture and software development. Elemental
This is a much coveted and rare honor.
The golden badge represents the best in CG ART.
To earn it, make great work, and start networking to get your work seen. CG Choice Award 4
This is art that catches our Editor's eye.
To earn it, make great work, and start networking to get your work seen. Editor's Choice 8