Secret Level Studios-A Division of SEGA
San Francisco, CA
Directed Pre-Rendered and In-Engine Cinematics for the studio.
10/20/06 – 06/14/07
Freelance-Art Direction, Concept Art and Storyboards
Cinematics Art Director
High Moon Studios-A Division of Vivendi Universal Games
San Diego, CA
Worked with Game Designers to visualize Cinematics and In-game Mechanics using a variety of techniques from hand drawn Storyboards to Animatics created in AfterEffects, Maya and UnReal.
Walt Disney Productions / Nigel Productions
Led and managed a team of 2d artists, Sculptors, Modelers, and Texture Painters in the creation of all the characters in the film.
Redwood Shores, CA
Visualized cut scenes and in game cinematics for the "Lord of The Rings-The Two Towers" Video game.
09/01 - 06/02
Intel Little Blue Aliens Commercials
PDI / Dreamworks
Palo Alto, CA
Oversaw all the visual aspects of production, including character design, environmental design, and storyboard. Presented concepts to clients. Communicated Director's vision to artists both traditional and digital. Supervised the CG modelers and texture artists in production of character, prop, and environment assets for the production.
Storyboard / Concept Artist
Warner Bros. / Dark Castle Entertainment
Worked with Director "Steve Beck" in the creation and development of key storyboard sequences and conceptual designs.
Art Director / Storyboard / Concept Artist
Industrial Light and Magic
San Rafael, CA
Features as Art Director:
Features as Storyboard / Concept artist:
Mission to Mars, Space Cowboys, The Mummy, The Mummy II, Spawn, Wild Wild West, Galaxy Quest, The Hulk, Men in Black, Star Wars: The Phantom Menace.
First Union Bank, Raptor Vs Raptor, Saturn EV1,Diamond Walnuts, Disney's Animal Kingdom, Pepsi SW1, etc.
Senior Art Director
Creative Labs LTD.
Led the in house design team in designing and implementing a new look and feel for all of Creative's Advertising, Packaging and Collateral.
Associate Creative Director
Worked as a team with Creative Director and Symantec's Advertising Agency to redefine and establish a new look and feel for all of Symantec's advertising, collateral, packaging, point of purchase and online presence. Directed and implemented the first fully online style guide to be accessed globally across the net by Symantec's numerous international locations.
S.F. Academy of Art College
San Francisco, California
Bachelor of Fine Art In Illustration/Computer Graphics
Skyline Junior College
San Bruno, California
Associate of Art degree in Fine Art
Computer Skills: Maya, FormZ, Adobe After Effects, Final Cut Pro, Adobe PhotoShop, Adobe Illustrator, QuarkXpress
Awards: Ketchum Right Way Award, San Jose Ad Club Award.
Other Interests: Scuba Diving, Underwater Film Making, Playing Guitar, Mountain Biking, Tai Chi, Figure Drawing, Painting, and World of Warcraft.