Resume of Daniel Edwards

5152 Lindley Ave • Encino, CA 91316 • 941 504-5659 • 3dninja@gmail.com

 

Summary

  • Enthusiastic 3D Animator; able to communicate actions and acting clearly and concisely.
  • Flexible and reliable with a passion for detail.
  • Current student at AnimationMentor.com in order to further progress as an animator in addition to working full time.
  • Two years of television animation experience immediately following an intense four year major in Computer Animation.
  • Able to acquire new skills easily.  Other credited achievements include Character Rigging, Modeling, and Compositing.

Experience

October, 2006 – Present

2K Los Angeles (Kush Games)

Character Animator responsible for checking, fixing, and implementing motion capture

Personally responsible for 90% of Catcher animation and multiple swing, catches, runs, etc.

Worked to fix and clean up previously problematic crowd animations

 

June, 2006 – October, 2006

Infinity Ward, Encino, CA

New FPS for Xbox360 based on the Call of Duty series, Call of Duty Modern Warfare

Junior Animator responsible for checking motion capture, character animation, and view model weapon animations

 

September, 2005 – June 2006

Shep 10 Studio

'Stonybrook at Venice, outdoor lifestyle community.'

  • Storyboards, Modeling, Character Setup and Animation for character based commercial.

 

January - August, 2005

Buzzie Productions, Melbourne, FL

'Furby Island', a full length movie for Hasbro Inc. aired on Nickelodeon.

  • Character Animator, Technical Direction, 3D Modeler, and Compositor

 

May, 2004 - January, 2005

Wacky World Studios, LLC., Oldsmar, FL

'Roach Approach, Don't Miss the Boat!' distributed by Fox Home Entertainment

  • Character Animator, Technical Direction, 3D Modeler and Compositor

'Shasta Shortz', a character driven commercial for Shasta Cola

  • Character Technical Direction

'Snipitz', kids’ hair salons featuring animated entertainment.

  • Character Animation, Technical Direction

Education

2007 – Present

Animation Mentor

  • Animation certificate program taught by industry professionals.

 

2000 – 2004

Ringling School of Art and Design

Sarasota, FL

  • Bachelor of Fine Arts (major in Computer Animation)

 

1999 – 2000

Georgia Institute of Technology

  • Industrial Design

References

References available on request