Team Cadence

Cadence is an award-winning Visual Effects Studio providing digital effects for feature films and episodic television.  The idea started in a basement in 2014 with one goal in mind,  artistic innovation delivered on time.  We launched our flagship office in New Lebanon, New York. Just over the MA/NY state line in January of 2018 and have been steadily growing each year.

Our Team

Our team consists of experienced artists who are passionate and technically sophisticated, only chosen for their SUPERPOWERS.  What sets Cadence apart from others is our long-term, trusted, client relationships.  Craig has been awarded 6 EMMY AWARDS – HONORS awards for his work on Game of Thrones and American Horror Story.

Craig Crawford


Craig is an experienced Supervisor and Award winning artist.  Classically trained with a BFA from the college of DAAP | University of Cincinnati and later went onto get his MFA in Computer Arts.  He is our artistic visionary who leads CADENCE with a keen eye for color and composition and the technical mastery to solve any problem that may arise.  With over 20 years of experience from his start as a CG animator producing commercials for Sony , Disney and TBS.  Later finding his love for compositing and moving into Feature Film in 2002. When Craig is not working you’ll find him playing with his 2 kids, out cycling or keeping his World ranked form for Fina Masters Swimming.  Fun fact about Craig he is a former Masters World Record Holder and a Fina World Masters Swimming Champion in 2014 for the 200 Individual Medley.

Jeremy Beadell

Head of Production | VFX Producer

After years of successfully blending the science of business and creativity, Jeremy joined Cadence Effects as Head of Production in 2018, handling all the day to day stuff. Prior to joining the team, Jeremy was COO for Suzanne Lovell Inc. an AD100 Architectural and Interiors firm based in Chicago, with projects throughout the US and Europe.  Jeremy likes to say, that throughout his career, he has been incredibly lucky to work with the “best of the best”. He began his career in post-production as an editorial assistant leading to digital coordinator and producer roles for Mass.Illusions and ESC Entertainment.  Projects included – The Matrix Trilogy (1999, 2003); Constantine (2005); Catwoman (2004); Thirteen Ghosts (2001); Bless the Child (2000); Starship Troopers (1997); Shadow Conspiracy (1997); Eraser (1996) and Judge Dredd (1995)  Jeremy outside of work is an avid sailor and skier both on snow and water. He can be found on skis quite a bit during the winter and summer months here in the Berkshires.

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