Curriculum Vitae

PRODUCTION HISTORY

Freelance Motion Graphics Artist - The Warranty Group
March 2017
Animator and motion graphics artist, script and storyboard development.

Animator/Editor - Pacca Alpaca - Temporary Cover
January 2017
Temporary animator and editor making ammends on existing projects.

Editor - Rambling In Tandem - Travel Vlog
July 2016 - Dec 2016
Motion Graphics Design, Sound and Video Editing.

Animator - Asset Artwork Design - Spirini - Motion Graphics Explainer
June 2016
AfterEffects Animation, Background Asset design

Animator - Unity Is Power - Motion Graphics Whiteboard Animation
June 2016
AfterEffects Animation, Editing, Sound Design

Assistant Animator - Odelay Films - DotEveryone 5050 Tech
May 2016
Animation assistance in AfterEffects

Director and Animator - Food Bank Animated Short - InsideFilm
March 2016
Directing, Storyboards, Background asset design, Animation, Compositing, Editing, Sound Design.

AfterEffects Animator - BBC Bitesize - A-Productions
January 2016 - March 2016
Motion graphics, scene building and character animation.

Motion Graphics Artist - Macat.com - Aspect Film and Video
September 2015 - December 2015
AfterEffects motion graphics production for an educational resource.

Digital Compositor - 3-D Revolution Productions
August - September 2015
Creating animations and special effects in AfterEffects for smart phone and tablet backgrounds.

Previs Artist - Lego 'Nexo Knights' 4d Short Film
July - August 2015
Previs and layout design in Autodesk Maya.

Editor / Post-Production for 'Reuters' project, Creative Connection
May 2015
Editing in Premiere

Editor / Post-Production for 'Whitbread' project, Creative Connection
May 2015
Editing in Premiere

Post Production Artist for A-Productions, Bristol, BBC's 'Let's Play'.
September 2014 - October 2014
2D set building, 2D animation and rigging, camera and layout design, chroma keying, general compositing and post production.

Team Director at Golden Oak studios Nanjing, China.                                    June - September 2013
Director, writer, storyboard artist, layout design, compositing, art design. 

Director/ Production Artist for indie short, 'Pal'.
July 2014 - Present
Storyboarding, layout artwork, compositing, editing, sound design, cleanup.

Technical Artist/ Layout Artist for indie film, 'HTSOAITHY'.
September 2013 - June 2014
Layout Design, colour script, background painting, prop/ environment design, after Effects animation/ compositing.

Lead Compositor/ Post Production for indie film, 'El Matador'.
September 2014 - June 2014
Green screen removal, visual effects, colour grading, general compositing and post production.

Production Artist for indie film, 'Tiger is Gun'.                                               September 2012 – June 2013
3D modelling, rigging, texturing, bump maps, displacement maps, layout design. digital painting, after effects VFX animation.

Production Assistant for indie film, 'Tony the Milk'.                                 September 2012 – June 2013
Vehicle animation, layout Artist.


AWARDS                                          

Winner of Best Animation - The Royal Television Society         Tiger Is Gun
Febuary 2014

Third Class Award - Tech Ex Cup, China                                      Tiger Is Gun
April 2014

Special selection - Golden Kuker - Sofia                                      Tiger Is Gun
May 2014

Special Selection - Melbourne Animation Festival               How To Survive
Febuary 2015


References available on request.

 

SKILL SET

Compositing and Post Production

  • Editing in Premiere
  • Motion graphic design
  • Chroma keying
  • 2D multiplaned layout design
  • 2D rigging and animation
  • Colour correction
  • Camera Design
  • Grain removal

Layout and Background Painting

  • 2D layout design
  • Visual development
  • Background painting
  • Colour and lighting design
  • Colour scripting

Other Skills

  • Modelling and rigging in Maya
  • Visual development
  • Traditional and digital painting

SOFTWARE

  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Adobe After-Effects
  • Adobe Premiere
  • ToonBoom Animate Pro
  • Autodesk Maya
  • Adobe Illustrator 
  • The Foundry :: Nuke

EDUCATION

BA(Hons) Animation Production           September 2010 - June 2014
Arts University Bournemouth    

Foundation Diploma in Art and Design
September - June 2009
Hastings College 


INTERESTS

Indie Film Production
I use my spare time to collaborate with other artists creating indie animation intended for the international festival circuit. 

Music and Sound Production
Vocal Recording, Midi Controllers, Record Collecting, Piano, FruityLoops Studio.

Photography
Canon 550d Digital Filmography and Photography, 35mm Analogue Photography.

Travel
I have filmed and photographed my travels around parts of Indonesia, China, Morocco and Europe.