Director of Photography: Lighting - Disney Animation
Alessandro Jacomini is the director of cinematography, lighting for “Olaf’s Frozen Adventure,” the upcoming featurette from Walt Disney Animation Studios. Jacomini also contributed his talents in the same role for the short film, “Frozen Fever” in 2015, and as a lighting supervisor for the Academy Award®-winning “Frozen” in 2013, for which he was awarded the Visual Effects Society award for “Outstanding Created Environment in an Animated Feature” for his work on Elsa’s ice palace.
Prior to joining Disney Animation, Jacomini held positions as a lighting artist and technical director on the visual effects features “Mousehunt,” “The Nutty Professor,” and “Babe,” as well as two theme park attractions at the Hilton and Luxor Hotels in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Jacomini’s Disney credits also include work as a lighting supervisor for the Oscar®-winning “Big Hero 6” and the film “Tangled,” as sequence lead on the film “Bolt” and “Chicken Little,” as a lighting artist on the short film “Tangled ever After,” the film “Dinosaur” as well as two theme park attractions for Tokyo Disneyland, Japan and Orlando DisneyWorld, Florida.
Jacomini received his Master's Degree in Computer Science from Universita' degli Studi in Milan, Italy.