Advice to others?
"Never be afraid to ask for help or branch out to other areas of visual effects. Being curious is the most important trait you can have if you plan on working in this industry. Also, keep in mind that the industry is a very challenging place, with a lot of working hours, and you have to be prepared to deal with them in your own personal way.
"A small tip from my experience so far would be to never leave things til the last minute, it won't work.
"Apart from this, constantly work, dedicate yourself to what you're doing, have fun and don't be afraid to experiment, there are no limits in what you can do in this field, the only limit is how much you allow yourself to do, and achieve."