BJECTIVE n Create noteworthy and memorable character animation and designs through game, film, T.V. and print for the pleasure of the clients imagination. EDUCATION ••••• – ••••• Art Institute of California OC Santa Ana, CAn Bachelor of Science Media Arts and Animationn Studied 2D & 3D animation as well as video, sound and design. n Studied character design for animation with emphasis on style, squash and stretch. Independent animation studies of full animation without cycles.n Practical design techniques with attention to composition from pre-production through to print. n Traditional art skills as well as storyboarding and timing were also accentuated.
EXPERIENCE ••••• - ••••• Paradigm Imaging Group Santa Ana, CAScanner/Design and Data Entry Associate § Scan Architectural documents, paintings, blueprints and receipts for indexing.§ Adaptable to team-based or individual work environments§ Review, approve, and manipulate data before final product is created§ Responsible for managing and, making any necessary changes to the contents within the database§ Transfer an average of ••••• images to it’s final format in a timely manner§ Ability to communicate to others any problems that may arise within an assignment§ Possess an eye for detail by aesthetically fixing images before it is finalized§ Ability to work in a fast paced deadline-driven environment§ Thoroughly analyze all documents, blueprints and receipts for data entry at an efficient speed that does not allow for any mistakes.§ Assist printing, color and lamination departments when needed. SKILLS § High familiarity with software programs: Maya, Intermediate 3D Max skills, Photoshop, After Effects, Adobe Premier, Excel, Word/Office, VB Index, VB View, Windows and Mac OS, Netscape, Explorer, Firefox. Familiar with Excel as well as Canon, HP, Wide Image (aperture card and LF scanner) Colortrac and Vidar print and scan software as well as Onyx RIP and ICC Profiles.§ Ability to demonstrate the principles of animation and timing in order to tell a story through movement.§ •••••+ wpm. § Creation of objects, people, backgrounds, and motions in 3D/2D form.§ Creative eye for detail and a mind for ideas.
PROJECTS (FREELANCE) n Freelance modeler for Abydos Ent. Accompanied models with 3d fly around for project demonstration.n Animated main and secondary characters for a non-profit 3D short film comprised of senior colleagues. Examples on Demo-Reel found on URL: ••••• Composited 9; ••••• second pieces for ••••• using After Effects and Photoshop.