I'm Birkir, VFX Compositor, Motion Graphic Designer, and a Filmmaker. I currently live in Vancouver, Canada, but I am originally from Iceland. I am a student at Lost Boys School of Visual Effects and studying Advanced VFX Compositing and following my dream of becoming a VFX artist. If you have any questions, don't hesitate to contact me.
2015 - 2021
Motion graphic designer
2015 - 2021
2012 - 2017
Staff member and videographer
Ríkisútvarpið - RÚV
RÚV or in english, The Icelandic National Broadcasting Service, Graphics for episodes, news and other programs aired on the television station.
In my free time when I was not working at the television station, I sometimes did freelance work as a videographer. I have done commercials, music videos, anniversary videos for companies and wedding videos.
UNIK - Unglingastarf Íslensku Kristskirkjunnar
I was a staff member and a videographer in a christian youth group in my church for about six years. My main responsibilities were planing the youth meetings and other activities and making all the posters and videos for the group. Both volunteer work
2021 - Current
Advanced VFX Compositing
2014 - 2015
2012 - 2014
Academy Professional Degree
2009 - 2011
Auto car body repair
2008 - 2009
Private Pilot License (PPL)
12-Month Program in Advanced VFX compositing at Lost Boys in Vancouver, Canada.
I went to Norway for one year and attended a bible school. My study was called KRIK (Christian Sports Contact) KRIK is Norway’s largest Christian meeting place for young people who like sports.
Also known as Reykjavík Academy of Digital Entertainment (RADE). I learned programming, VFX, 3D modelling, Animation and Web design but my main focus was 3D & VFX.
I learned how to fix cars after a crash and how to customize them e.g. jeeps or trucks. I mainly went to this study to do something while I was figuring out what I wanted to do in the future, which turned out to be video.
The foundation in fixing cars in Technical College of Hafnarfjörður
A license that allows me to act as a pilot in command of an aircraft privately.