Skills and software expertise
Environment modeling and setdress
Experienced in modeling, setdressing, sculpting, and vegetation. Thorough understanding of composition, natural distribution and modeling topology. Able to interpret storyboards, animatics and set blueprints.
Able to cover modeling, character posing, and camera work, including staging, framing, motion, and depth of field.
Lighting and compositing
Good understanding of colour and composition. Able to interpret colour- and moodboards, perform render optimisations, create precomps, and integrate CG layers into live-action plates.
Texturing and shading
Good understanding of physically-based shading, colour management, and linear workflows.
CG generalist · November 2018 - present
I came in during production of the animated short film Spring. I was primarily a lighting artist, but I designed a number of rigid body FX, as well as some additional setdressing. Afterwards, I worked on a large 3D print of the Agent 327: Operation Barbershop set.
Blender Animation Studio
Lighting artist · June 2018 - September 2018
I was one of the two lighting artists on the show, responsible for plausibly lighting a CG character in the live-action shots.
Walking The Dog
CG generalist · October 2017
I briefly stepped in to help out on an urgent shot delivery for a live-action production.
Lighting artist · May 2017 - March 2018
I received the opportunity to start as a junior in the lighting department - learning on the job - as I worked on two feature films and a television show.
Environment artist · February 2015 - April 2017
I came in as an intern, responsible for both layout modeling and high-detail sculpting. Worked on a total of three animated features and one television show.
Bachelor of Digital Arts and Entertainment · September 2011 - June 2015
A course primarily geared towards game production, but I chose the 3D Production and VFX trajectory.
Bachelor of Graphics and Digital Media · September 2008 - June 2011
I chose the Multimedia Production trajectory, with a focus on web design and development.