Project Description

Marcos Fajardo

Solid Angle / Arnold renderer (ESP)

Senior Software Architect
Autodesk (ESP)

Marcos is the founder of Solid Angle, where for 20 years he led the development of the Arnold renderer. Previously, he was a Software Architect at Sony Pictures Imageworks, a researcher at USC’s Institute for Creative Technologies under the supervision of Dr. Paul Debevec, and consulted at several CG studios around the world. In 2017 Marcos received a sci-tech Oscar for his work on Arnold. More recently, he co-produced the Netflix film “Despido Procedente” and the short film “La Noria”.



Arnold and How Path Tracing Took Over