BIO/RESUME'

PRINTABLE VERSION:
RESUME_2018_3D.pdf

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LOCATION:
NYC and long island

VISA:
US and EU (dual passport)

AVAILABILITY:

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ABOUT:
Chris Leathers is a freelance 3D Artist with years of ecclectic digital production experience. He houses a small capable CG studio on long island, where he works remotely for many projects and clients. He also makes himself readily available, on short notice, to be on site for studios and projects from NYC to the far reaches of the world.

His life long dream is to work on Feature Films and Feature Animations.

SOFTWARE:
Maya, ZBrush, Substance Painter, Photoshop, After Effects, Unity

MAIN SKILL SET:
3D Modeling
3D Surfacing
3D Lighting / Rendering
3D Production Generalist
Conceptual Development

FULL TIME STUDIO EXPERIENCE:
- AMPLIFY GAMES - Sr. Visual Designer - 2010-2015 - Full time
- FREEVERSE GAMES - NGMOCO/:DENA - Lead 3D Character Artist - 2008-2010 - Full time
- ANIMATION COLLECTIVE - 3D Supervisor / Environment Lead - 2007-2008 - Full time
- ANIMATION COLLECTIVE - 3D Set Modeler / 3D Technical Generalist - 2005-2007 - Full time

CURRENT/MOST RECENT WORK:
- NOVO REALITY - 3D Character Artist - VR Ride - 2017-2018

FREELANCE/CONTRACT EXPERIENCE:
- APPTLY - 3D Artist - AR iOS - 2017
- VBR/SAMSUNG - 3D Artist/Unity Level Builder - Social/Mobile VR - 2016
- CIRC.US - 3D Artist - Promotional AR - 2008 - 2010
- Ben and Jerry's - Moo Vision
- Cicso
- Carl's Jr.
- A&E - Five Lives of Criss Angle
- PATCHED REALITY - 3D Artist - Promotional AR - 2008 - 2010
- Getty Museum
- Mountain Dew
- ELECTRIC SHEEP - 3D Artist - On-line game world - 2008
- Ride-Makerz
- EURO RSCG - 3D Artist - Digital Illustration - 2008
- Y & R - 3D Artist - Mobile Game - 2005
- 360 KID - Production Artist - Interactive Software - 2002
- Discovery Channel
- Pixar
- ANIMATION TECHNOLOGIES - 3D Animator - Johnson & Johnson - 2002
- FRANK VITS PRODUCTIONS - 3D Artist - PBS - 2001
- LOWE LINTAS / FRAMES MALASIA - Animation Director - Paddle Pop Ice Cream - 2001

START-UP EXPERIENCE:
- KID GAMES INTERACTIVE - FOUNDER - 2010 - 2016 - iOS apps

FAVORITE WAYS TO SERVE UP REVENGE:
- Ice cold on an cold metal platter..








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