nCloth and nHair simulation, sim rig setup, shot sculpting, blendshapes and deformer animation, 3D modeling, Digital sculpting
Maya, SOuP plugin, Xgen, Zbrush, PhotoShop, Nuke, PFMatchit, Silhouette
OS: Window, Mac, Linux
Eligible to work in Canada
Technical AnimatorMethod Studios Feb 2016 - present
• Black Panther (2018): Rhino armor simRig setup, rhino armor and muscle simulation, digi-double cloth sim.
• Justice League (2017): Wonder Woman armor simRig setup and sim.
• Okja (2017): creature muscle sim.
• Spider-Man: Homecoming (2017): Spiderman cloth sim.
• King Arthur: Legend of Sword (2017): Blacklegs digi-double sim.
• Doctor Strange (2016): Dr.Strange digi-double sim.
• Captain America: Civil War (2016): shot sculpting for Ironman and Bucky.
Stereo Depth ArtistGener8 Digital Media Corp. Jun 2014 - Jan 2016
• Set camera depth in Gener8's proprietary software and Nuke.
• Render and integrate CG elements for compositing.
• Interpret client feedback notes and find creative ways to adjust shots to client's satisfaction.
• Went to Mumbai, India for one month to help set up and train a team of over 25 artists at the newly established Gener8 India studio (May 2015 - June 2015),
• Production: Batman v Super: Dawn of Justice (2016), Jupiter Ascending (2015), The Grandmaster 3D (2015 3D re-release), Insurgent (2015), Pixels (2015), The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part2 (2015)
Assistant Rotomation LeadGener8 Digital Media Corp. Oct 2012 - Jun 2014
• Mentor and schedule workload for a pod of up to 5 artists.
• Primary modeler for new assets creation and responsible for maintaining in-house asset library.
• Provide feedback for on-going development of our proprietary tools. Working closely with asset supervisor and the tech team to improve pipeline efficiency.
• Production: Jack the Giant Slayer (2013), Iron Man 3 (2013), Thor: The Dark World (2013), 300 Rise of an Empire (2014), Godzilla (2014), Maleficent (2014), Guardians of the Galaxy (2014)
Modeler/AnimatorGener8 Digital Media Corp. Feb 2011 - Dec 2012
• Use Lidar scans and on-set reference photos to build scale accurate 3D sets and layouts.
• Modeled, rigged and animate characters to match live action plate.
• Productions: Priest 3D (2011), Conan the Barbarian (2011), Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2 (2011), Ghost Rider 2: Spirit of Vengeance (2012), Wrath of the Titans (2012), Prometheus (2012), The Amazing Spider Man (2012).
Teacher Colégio Diocesano de São José, Macau China Aug 2008- Aug 2009
• Biology and computer teacher for grade 7 to 12
Research Assistant University of Calgary, Calgary AB 2006-2008
• Collected data and analyze the circulatory system of crustaceans via video cinematography.
• Research abstract poster was published at the preceding of the Society of Experimental Biology meeting in Marseille. (2008)
Vancouver Film School, Vancouver BC 2009-2010 Diploma in 3D Animation and VFX, specializing in 3D Modeling
Graduated with Honors
University of Calgary, Calgary AB 2004-2008
Bachelor of Science degree in Biological Sciences with focus in Zoology
Minor in Anthropology
Reference available upon request.