- 3D artist
- Prezentare Generala:
In over 12 years of post production, I have gained a significant experience in 3D area both as a artist (modeling & texturing, animation, dynamics, rigging, lighting and rendering) and leader (managing over 15 team members in complex 3D projects).
My goal is to be part of 3D major projects (movie, games, advertising) but also looking to fulfill the need to create fine arts.
speciality: 3D animation (modeling, texturing, lighting@shading, rendering, 2D illustration, concept art, drawing&painting)
http://www.familyfilm.ro/animations.htmlhttp://www.iqads.ro/ad_15420/raiffeisen_bank_super_acces_plus_2009.htmlhttp://www.iqads.ro/ad_4823/alpha_bank_imm_premier_lego.htmlhttp://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cO1wuVpIzNU&feature=relatedPainting (oil on canvas, water colors, tempera)
- Curriculum Vitae:
Independent CG artist at roottree
December 2011 - Present (2 months)
- Strategic Consulting, including post-production business plan & strategy development
- Advising new business on formation of small post-production boutique and growing strategy.
- Thoroughly development of all post-production stages
3D Generalist & TeamLead at FamilyFilm(Tandem)
December 2010 - November 2011 (1 year)
I was leading the 3D department that developed 9 fully 3D animated commercials for Cosmote
The campaign was completed within 10 months having more than 12 cartoon-like characters
(stretchy characters, hair, fur, feather) and even a spot with a rainy weather.
I was also involved in another complex project, Petrom, (overlapping with Frog campaign)
designing the look for the domino glass pieces and rendering (Vray).
http://www.familyfilm.ro/animations.html --> Petrom Mission
3D Lead at MediaPro Studio
October 2009 - November 2010 (1 year 2 months)
I was leading the 3D team (10 members) on the first 3D stereo Romanian animated intro movie,
Characters modeling and finishing, lighting&shading, grading& rendering
Ensure modeling content created is consistent with the style set out for the characters and
backgrounds (designing fantasy forest )
Check the quality of 3D work of the team prior to submission to film Director
Participate in team meetings and actively contribute to the development of work in progress
Maya, Z Brush, 3D Max, Photoshop, ArtRage, Nuke
GFX Lead & Co-Owner at Studioset
September 2007 - September 2009 (2 years 1 month)
I was Co-owner and founder of the 3D line as part of strategic business development of Studio Set.
In short time, we added in our portfolio important advertising agencies and innovating projects.
Raiffeisen campaign - http://www.iqads.ro/ad_15420/raiffeisen_bank_super_acces_plus_2009.html
Leading 3D major projects
Design, Creation and Development of 3D processes
Contributing ideas of a graphical nature but also regarding working practices and procedures
3D Generalist at Abis Studio
April 1999 - June 2004 (5 years 3 months)
During 5 years in Abis, I was involved as 3D generalist in the most important advertising projects in
the market for customers such as, Connex (Vodafone) mobile tel, Coca Cola, Pepsi, Dorna,
Orangina, Nestle etc.
The campaigns for Dorna won one EFFIE prize.
Creation VFX and integration of 3D animation
Closely working with Directors on shootings sessions in order to later align with CG graphics
Leading major 3D projects with over 4 team members
Combustion, Photoshop, Real Flow, Z Brush
3D Generalist & Charter Member at Lunatech
March 1998 - April 1999 (1 year 2 months)
At Lunatech, I was involved in creating the promo videos for the launching of the first music
television, Atomic TV (5 graphic promos) and continuing the portfolio with over 10 fully 3D promos.
Also, I have integrated 3D with footage for various video clips, commercials and short film.
General modeling, texturing and animating characters, creatures and cameras;
Shot creation and scene layout;
Animation,rigging, lighting and rendering;
Power Animator on Unix Silicon Graphics - Octane
Discreet Flint Station, Photoshop, Lightwave
User Interface Designer at Software Biz
February 1997 - February 1998 (1 year 1 month)
Graphic and information design for Windows platform;
Developing meaningful 3D icons and skin interface;
Creating and writing visual specifications and style guide;
Photoshop, Corel, Lightwave
Painter at Ortodox Church
September 1993 - August 1995 (2 years)
During 2 years, I have gained significant experience in a new field - Byzantine style church painting,
completing the work on 3 Romanian villages.
The techniques which I worked with were oil painting and tempera emulsion.
Academy of Fine Arts
Bachelor, Decorative Arts - Ceramic Section, 1995 - 2001
Activities and Societies: Artwork for bachelor degree - "The sound maker" - 2 m ceramic piece with forex material circles;
Participation at summer art camps
Highschool Nicolae Tonitza
Bachelor, Fine Arts, 1989 - 1993
Academy Award for CG.......just jocking :))