RESUMÉ  

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Personal Statement

I am an accomplished modeller with proven skills in art direction and team leadership with experience in television, feature films and video game production. I am eager to concentrate my skills on CG work within the television and film mediums and focus on the creation of visual effects.

Skills

3D Modeling

  • Polygonal and NURBS modelling; UV mapping; texturing and shading networks; Lighting; Rigging; Rendering
  • Creating complex organic digital models to be 3D printed
  • Creating digital models to be used to determine camera positions and to help defining the specific requirements to achieve complex shots
  • Creating digital artwork to develop look and feel
  • Creating Previs animation to develop camera positions and define stunts
  • Developing 3D concept art and created drafts and complex cutting lists based on the designs
  • Creating sections based on 3D scans of sculpts
  • Cleaning up and adjusted 3D scans and prepared them for CNC Cutting

3D Animation

  • Classical animation principles; understanding of human anatomy; Optical Motion Capture (setup, capture and editing)
  • Lip-synching and character animation. Previs Animation

Art

  • Traditional drawing and painting; 2D illustration ; Storyboards; Graphic Design Software

Software

  • Maya; ZBrush, Rhino; SpeedTree, Photoshop, Aftereffects; Avid video editing, Nuke and PF Track

Credits

The Wombles (TV Series) Dramatico Animation Ltd Head of Assets
Pan Dombey Street Productions 3D Modeller
Guardians Of The Galaxy Proof Inc - London 3D Modeller/Animator
Fast & Furious 6 Proof Inc - London 3D Modeller/Animator
Dr Who/Being Human/Upstairs Downstairs BBC Cardiff Senior VFX Supervisor
Jack The Giant Killer Red Lion Films 3D Modeller
Ambers Animals/Monster School Inspire GLG 3D Generalist
StarHyke (6 Eps) Lightworx Media Ltd 3D Generalist/Offline Editor (Avid)
See Hear Liquid TV 3D Generalist
F1 Racing Liquid TV 3D Generalist
Tronji (4 Eps) Ragdoll Ltd 3D Artist/Animator
Restoration Village (6 Eps) Liquid TV Maya Generalist
Sir Billi The Vet Glasgow Animation Head of Assets
Its A Boy Redwing Animation Ltd Character Modeller
Captain Scarlet (24 Eps) The Indestructible Production Company Character Modeller
Tooth Redwing Animation Ltd 3D Generalist
It’ll Be Alright On The Night 16 Infidelity Ltd 3D Generalist
Goldeneye/Perfect Dark Rare Ltd Lead Animator

Education

  • MA Computer Visualisation and Animation, Bournemouth University
  • BA (Honours) Graphic Design, Newport College of Higher Education

Nominations

Codebreakers: The Lost Heroes of Bletchley Park

  • Best Graphics 2012, BAFTA Cymru (British Academy of Film and Television Awards)

Awards

Perfect Dark

  • Game of the year, 2000, BAFTA (British Academy of Film and Television Awards)
  • Console Action Game of the Year, 2000, AIAS (Academy of Interactive Arts & Sciences)

Goldeneye

  • Game of the Year, 1997, BAFTA
  • Console Action Game of the Year, 1997-1998, AIAS
  • Outstanding Achievement in Software Design, 1997-1998, AIAS
  • Outstanding Achievement in Interactive Design, 1997-1998, AIAS
  • Interactive Title of the Year, 1997-1998, AIAS

Hobbies & Interests

Sci-Fi Convention Organiser, CG Animation, Drawing and Painting, Boxing, Badminton and Squash.