David A. Chaney
Original, imaginative, and innovative individual with 16 years experience in 3D using digital media with highlights in animation and organic and hard surface modeling. Passionate for character design. Seeking a position that utilizes my creativity and skills as a concept and 3D character artist.
|Keyshot||Arnold||Substance Painter||Character Design|
|Hard Surface Modeling||Photoshop||Organic Modeling||3D Studio Max|
Supported students and teachers with computer and printer questions. Aided with saving out PDF’s, fonts, and software updates. The following programs assisted with were Autocad, Photoshop, Sketchup, 3Dmax, and Vray.
Assisted students in lab with information on applications such as Zbrush, Maya, and Photoshop. Maintained Gerber Accumark, Stoll, and Kaledo license on Computers, Servers, Digitizers, and Plotters. Created check in/out scanner excel spreadsheet system using formulas to auto fill date/time, student name/ID, and warnings for late returns.
Assisted students in lab on applications such as Zbrush, Maya, After Effects, Photoshop, Illustrator, and UV Layout. Installed and updated software using Windows images, bound computers, and assisted with inventory of computers and peripherals
Instructed classes for: Zbrush Modeling for Jewelry, Organic Modeling High Res Assets, Modeling for Games 2, Computer Animation Production, and Zbrush Workshops for Animation and Games
Created documentations and controlled information database Served as Point Contact for New Interns on day-to-day tasks and projects Served an integral role in new employee introductions to Zoic's production pipeline and proprietary software
Modeled, and textured coke bottle, and created lighting for all below the seat shots
Imaged 2D CAD drafts of landscapes for design plans. Created 3D models of products for marketing presentations. Enhanced Site Analysis sketches and drafts into final site plans. Assisted in creation of Marketing Materials and flyers.
San Francisco, CA
Bachelor of Fine Arts, Animation & Visual Effects
Received full grant to the Academy of Art
References available upon request & portfolio available at