VALPOTANKA

animation

+click here to download resume+


Work Experience:

Freelance - December 2013 - Present
•VFX and motion graphics.

CVLT - March 2013 - December 2013
•Animating commercials, promotional videos & music videos using Maya, 3DSMax, Cinema4D, Realflow, Flame and After Effects.

Happy Machine - October 2012 – January 2013
•Creating on-air graphics and a promotional video.

Creative Group, Inc. (Reveal 42) - August 2011-May 2012
•Creating commercials & promos using Maya, RealFlow & After Effects; primarily for ESPN & CBS.

Signe Baumane (internship) - May-August 2010
•Adding animated figures into papier-mâché sets using Maya Live.

Plymptoons Studio (internship) - July-August 2010
• Animated in Flash for "Tiffany The Whale"

Colorist & Compositor March-May 2009
•For "Lui Lui in Amelica", "Dear Dad, Love Maria" & "After Life"

The Artistic Approach - 2002-2008
• Met with clients & painted: murals, canvases, furniture & sample boards.


Skills:

Proficient:
Maya, MEL, Houdini, RealFlow, Mudbox, PF Track, Boujou, After Effects, Mental Ray, VRay, Arnold.

Intermediate:
VEX, Cinema 4D, 3DSMax, ZBrush, Flame, Smoke, Python.


Education:
• BFA in Animation - The University of the Arts, magne cum laude - 2011