Elliot Contreras 3017 22nd st. #5 firstname.lastname@example.org San Francisco, CA 94110 (415) 894-0619 SUMMARY Digital Artist experienced with fast paced environments, specializing in CG Lighting and Compositing. TECHNICAL QUALIFICATIONS Highly Skilled Proficient Knowledgeable Platforms Photoshop PFTrack C++ Scripting Windows Maya Mental Ray Python Scripting Mac OSX Nuke ZBrush Renderman Unix After Effects SKILLS Willingness to learn new tools and methods, able to work long hours to meet deadlines. 3D skills include modeling, texturing, lighting, rendering through Mental Ray, animation and motion capture. Compositing skills include keying, rotoscoping, matchmoving, color correction, projection mapping. EXPERIENCE Jake’s Dead (Independent Film) December 2009 – Current Matchmoving, wire removal, and rotoscoping. Currently in production. Entourage (Student Project) November 2009 Matchmoved, animated, motion captured, matched CG lighting and composited a CG crab robot into a live action plate. Fresh World (School Project) September 2009 – October 2009 Textured and shaded characters, props and environments in a toon shaded style. Lit and composited five shots. EDUCATION Ex’pression College for Digital Arts, Emeryville, CA May 2007 – January 2010 Bachelor of Applied Science, Animation and Visual Effects EMPLOYMENT Fast Money, San Francisco, CA June 2007 – April 2008 Provided quick turnaround time while processing new customers for check cashing, or payday advance accounts. United States Marine Corps, Camp Pendleton, CA February 2003 – March 2007 Organized, maintained, and accounted for weapons, optical equipment, and tactical vehicle within a mobile assault team of four Marines.