Ty Curtis is a trailblazing XR (Extended Reality) pioneer who has been at the forefront of immersive technology since 2012. His journey began when he discovered the transformative potential of XR to redefine how we perceive and interact with the world.
For over a decade, Ty has been shaping the immersive tech landscape. His relentless passion for technology and creative storytelling has led to the creation of groundbreaking experiences that bridge the gap between reality and the digital realm.Through Activate Studios, and his work with Fin Design + Effects, Ty has shared his commitment to a more beautiful, imaginative world enhanced by technology.
Ty has designed and produced immersive experiences around the globe. This has provided him the opportunity to work with many different cultures and markets including the South Korean and Chinese. For Fin Design + Effects, he spearheaded real-time rendering with Unreal Engine in their Shanghai Studio, which lead to some wonderfully unique opportunities. Ty brings a solid understanding of the VFX pipeline combined with immersive integration frameworks.
Driven by a commitment to 'Tech for Good,' Ty has harnessed the potential of XR not only to create captivating experiences but also to make a positive impact. In his most recent projects, he has seamlessly integrated generative AI to push the boundaries of what's possible in immersive storytelling.
As Immersive Producer, Tyronne unleashed the extraordinary in FreeFire's 15min music video by injecting Unreal Engine innovation into the classical VFX pipeline, leading a world-class team of UE designers and artists with Fin Design & FX.
As Immersive Producer for Imperfect Circle, Tyronne lead a team of skilled VFX artists to create a sophisticated Instagram filter for the launch of the new BMW distributed through their official Instagram profile.
As Immersive Producer, Tyronne and his elite team of artists and designers breathed electrifying life into Jimmy Choo's Neon Player, revolutionizing WeChat mini applications. Seamlessly blending cutting-edge tech and personalized AR lenses with a luxurious web experience, Tyronne shattered boundaries and redefined immersive elegance.
Tyronne has woven his specialty brand of tech and magic for; Tourism Australia, conjuring virtual doorways into which players can step to explore real destinations in stunning 360 video immersion, The Coca-Cola Company, reimagining the experience of discovering music and musicians in spatial AR, Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary, merging the physical with the digital to empower self-explorational learning using interactive floor and wall projection, 20m interactive wall rigged with sensors, LEDs and immersive educational touch screen applications.
As On-Set VFX Producer, Tyronne harnessed a colossal 20m virtual screen with stunning LED coverage in Beijing for a virtual production shoot, expertly directing VP stage content for Fin Design & FX.
As Immersive Producer, Tyronne combined the world of marketing and education to reinvigorate Sunshine Plaza Shopping Centre with three Augmented Reality experiences over a 12 month period for Lendlease.
As Software Producer, Tyronne brought the mascots of Queensland's biggest show to life using augmented reality and geolocation-based gameplay to successfully activate targeted areas within the show grounds.
As Director and Co-producer, Tyronne delivered a commercial with VFX production to showcase the augmented reality game for the biggest show in Queensland, the Ekka.