Lene Martens (born Hoenigschmid)

born in munich, 18.02.1972

1989-1993 fashion school hetzendorf in vienna:

degree as millinary apprentice and master degree in graphic- and fashion designer


october 1993 – january 1998 full-time employment szm-studios in munich:

01.10.1993 to 28.02.1994 internship graphic department

01.03.1994 to 30.06.1996 full time employment graphic department pro sieben news, on quantel -paintbox, -harriet and -hal

from 01.07.1996 onair desing department on quantel henry


april 1998 – march 2001 full time employment das werk hamburg postproduction:

01.04.1998 to 31.03.2001 online artist commercial productions on quantel -henry, -editbox and discreet logic -flame and -inferno


april 2001 – september 2007 freelance:

–vfx-artist on flame and inferno for advertising agencies, tv stations and design offices

–graphic designer

–kitsch artist


september 2007 – december 2009 full time employment optix digital pictures hamburg:

01.09.2007 to 31.12.2009 head of compositing


from january 2010 freelance:

–vfx-artist on flame and nuke



since may 2013 I’m also a mum