Alexandru is a London-based visual effects artist that specializes in high-end feature film work and digital set creation. His work involves him in everything from environment design and concept art to 3D generated environments. His latest visual effects credits include Prometheus, John Carter and Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides.

He is a graduate of the University of Computer Science of Bucharest, with a specialization in computer graphics and artificial intelligence. His education provided him with a unique set of skills that combines technical knowledge with a strong artistic sense. His passion for visual effects has led to a deep understanding of what it takes to make a shot work. His skills and interest in illustration have also provided him the opportunity to work on graphic novels, book covers and print advertising. His personal work often includes worlds that have a realistic look with fantastical elements.


Alexandru Popescu has the following works available at Clarkesworld:

The Awakening

COVER ART by Alexandru Popescu in Issue 79 – April 2013