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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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Wladimir Ortega

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Wladimir Ortega

Proficient in the use of Animation, 3D, Illustration and Design computer software with a strong understanding of storytelling elements. Goal oriented, outgoing and energetic.

Core Qualifications:

-Specialized in creating 3D animation, Autodesk Maya.

-Experienced in creating 2D animation, Adobe Animate – After Effects.

-Developed background in character design and illustration.

-Able to work in a wide range of visual styles. 3D, pixel art, 2D puppet rigs, frame by frame traditional animation and stop motion.

-Currently in the process of learning implementation of animation assets and setup of state machines into a game engine (Unreal Engine). And will start work towards proficiency at cleaning motion capture data (Motion Builder) in January 2018.

-Familiar with the concepts of storyboarding and visual storytelling and development.

-Capable in different video editing techniques including tracking and color keying.

-Good understanding of concepts of written storytelling. Able to provide appropriate, timely feedback.

-Proficient in English and Spanish languages.

Additional Experience and mentions:

– VA-11 Hall-A Official PSP Release Art Contest, IGN Japan-Sukeban Games. Award. 2017

– Design and Media Arts Center Art Show, Lynn University. Selection. 2016

– Design and Media Arts Center Art Show, Lynn University. Winner. 2015

– Club Ichiban, 5th Official Latin-American Comic and Manga Contest. Honorary Mention. 2013

– Stop motion animator and video editor in the short film “Blue Sky” by Juliana Cuervo. 2011

Skills

  • 2D Animation
  • 3D animation
  • Digital Art
  • Maya
  • Photoshop

Education

2014 - 2017

BFA Computer Animation at Lynn University

Graduated with honors. Suma Cum Laude

2010- 2013

Animated film direction at Universidad del Cine (Argentina)

Studies towards degree in Animation and Film direction.

Experience

2014 - Present

Animator - Illustrator at Freelance

Freelance 3D animator and digital artist.
Work completed on both personal and commissioned projects involving:
-3D Character Animation.
-2D Character animation.
-In-betweens, coloring and inking animation frames.
-Illustration and character design.
-Storyboarding.
-Multiple appearances as an artist in conventions and events

Oct 2011 - Feb 2012

Animator at Duermevela Producciones (Argentina)

Senior Animator for the animated sequences of documentary film “El Arbol de la Muralla” by Tomas Lipgot.
2D Character Rigging.
Character Animation.

  • Animation
  • Updated 3 years ago

To contact this candidate email wladortega3d@gmail.com

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