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Steamroller exists to breathe life into stories, characters, and experiences in visual, physical, and virtual spaces. Each project that comes our way, be it a game, a film, or a theme park ride, exists in its own universe. It is our job to bring this multiverse to life. Our animators build believable characters and whole worlds in a multitude of universes, while our developers manipulate the rules of perception to transport you to a new definition of reality. We relish the opportunity to bring our clients’ universes to life while also developing our own stories.

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Ryan White

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Ryan White

Ryan W. White
914 Sunset Dr.
Covington, In 47932
(217)799-8711
rywhi667@gmail.com
sites.google.com/site/ryanwhiteanimator
Experience

February 2015 – Present Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois, Danville, IL
Claims Technician
Process medical claims submitted by members and providers.
Attend daily meetings addressing any problems or concerns.
Ensure claims are being processed correctly and in a timely manner.
Answer questions/provide feedback on the claims process to co-workers.
Provide training and resource material for new hires/newly promoted employees.
Conduct training/learning opportunities to co-workers/employees through Face-to-Face intervention, email, and Web Based applications.
June 2012 –October 2013 Hi Rez Studios Alpharetta, Georgia

Contract Character Animator
Create unique and personalized character animations based on the attributes, physical characteristics, and personality of the character for the game Smite.
Receive frequent critiques and revise animations as needed.
Complete various animations tasks including adding secondary animations for unique skins for characters.
Used 3ds Max to animate unique idle animations for a variety of characters.
2009 Stragogon Entertainment Ft. Lauderdale, FL

Intern at Stratogon Entertainment
Modeled creatures and object models from pre-production images
Animated several characters, biped and quadruped, based off reference video.
Used Motionbuilder to cleanup motion capture data on several characters.
Worked with other artists to complete a project by a deadline.

Software Proficiency and Skills
Proficient in most creative applications including: Autodesk Maya, Adobe Creative Suite Adobe After Effects, 3DS Max.

Possess a strong understanding and knowledge of the 12 principles of animation.
Works responsibly within a team environment getting work completed within a determined deadline.
Possess a great sense of composition within 2d and 3d space.
Skilled at hand-keyed and motion captured animation.
Experienced at animating bi-ped, quadruped, and facial rigs.
Maintains a great work ethic and has an infectious positive attitude.
Strong communication and social skills.
Excellent problem solver
Additional computer graphics skills including; set-up, character modeling, environment modeling and effects.

Education

Danville Area Community College
Associate in Science and Arts: Computer Science
Graduated: July 2005

Full Sail Real World Education
Computer Animation Bachelor of Science Degree
Graduated: December 2007

Skills

  • Character Animation
  • Character Rigging
  • Character Skinning

Education

Graduated

Computer Animation Bachelor of Science Degree at Full Sail University

Graduated

Associate in Science and Arts: Computer Science at Danville Area Comunnity College

Experience

June, 2012 - October 2013

Contract Animator at Hi Rez Studios

Create unique and personalized character animations based on the attributes, physical characteristics, and personality of the character for the game Smite.
Receive frequent critiques and revise animations as needed.
Complete various animations tasks including adding secondary animations for unique skins for characters.
Used 3ds Max to animate unique idle animations for a variety of characters.

February 2015 - Present

Claims Technician at Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois

Process medical claims submitted by members and providers.
Attend daily meetings addressing any problems or concerns.
Ensure claims are being processed correctly and in a timely manner.
Answer questions/provide feedback on the claims process to co-workers.
Provide training and resource material for new hires/newly promoted employees.
Conduct training/learning opportunities to co-workers/employees through Face-to-Face intervention, email, and Web Based applications.

  • Animation
  • Updated 4 years ago

To contact this candidate email rywhi667@gmail.com

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