Work experience                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 

 

           Ghost VFX (October 2020 – Present)

               Burbank, CA

               Lead 3D Generalist / FX Artist

 

           Picture Shop (September 2016 – May 2020)

               Burbank, CA

               Lead 3D Generalist / FX Artist

 

            Pixomondo (August 2013 – September 2016)

              Santa Monica, CA

              Senior 3D Generalist / Concept Designer

 

          Go West Creative Group (July 2013 – August 2013)

               Los Angeles, CA

               Art Director / Lead Concept Artist & Designer – Lexus project

 

           Pixomondo (May 2012 – June 2013)

               Santa Monica, CA

               CG / FX Artist

 

           With A Twist Studio (April 2006 – May 2012)

               Los Angeles, CA

               Lead CG Artist / FX Artist

 

           Harrington Electronics (May 2011 – December 2011)

               Los Angeles, CA

               Art Director / Lead 3D Designer  

 

          College Park Industries (January 2007 – December 2009)

               Fraser, MI

               Art Director / 3D Visualization Lead  –  iPecs project (Intelligent Prosthetic Endoskeletal Component System)

 

          Molekuli School of Design (November 2008)

               Rijeka, Croatia

               Guest Lecturer (Computer Graphics and Digital Media)

 

Education                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            

 

          College for Creative Studies (2002 – 2006)

               Computer Animation and Digital Media / Film and Video

               Senior Select Award – Top senior for the class of 2006

               Graduated with Honors – High Academic Achievement

              

Software                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              

 

  3ds Max / Maya / Unreal Engine / Unity / V-Ray / Vexus / tyFlow / Phoenix FD / Fume FX / Speed Tree / Forest Pack  / Mud Box / ZBrush / Real Flow / Nuke / Fusion / After Effects / Audition / Final Cut  / Photoshop / Illustrator / Shotgun

 

Key Skills                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            

 

Art Direction / Fluid Dynamics / UV Mapping / Materials and Textures / Digital Painting / Modeling and Digital Sculpting / Animation / Concept Design - Strong ability in drawing, painting, and sculpting

Lighting / Layout / Scene Integration / System Analysis / Research and Development / Project Management / Motion Graphics / Video Editing / Audio Design