Jacek Pilarski is a senior digital matte painter/generalist and concept artist at Framestore.
After joining the MPC London team in 2013, he worked on films like Guardians of the Galaxy, Exodus: Gods and Kings, The Martian, Passengers and the Oscar winning Disney's The Jungle Book. Later in his career, he collaborated with Dneg on Assassin's Creed, and then with Framestore on movies like Kingsman: The Golden Circle, Thor: Ragnarok, Avengers: Infinity War and Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald.
Pilarski specializes in photogrammetry, gathering onset references, shooting HDRIs and panoramas for film use and has been a great influence on others in developing these techniques. He also runs an online platform offering photo references for game and film use — Location Textures — which he created in 2016.