RESUME

Lluís Danti :: CG Animator

Objective:

Bring characters to life trough animation while improving my skills as an animator.

Highlights:

- 3D animator with 8+ years of experience in feature, TV shows and videogames.
- Proficency setting up animation networks and state machines for games.
- Good eye for shot composition, storytelling and camera work.
- Problem solving attitude and highly adaptable to new working environments.
- Always looking forward to new challenges to push my animation skills

Professional Experience

Senior Animator, Nov. 2016 - Present
ACTIVISION I BLIZZARD Barcelona, Spain.
-Senior character animator developing unannounced new IP for mobile devices

Senior Animator, Jan. 2016 - Present
IMAGE ENGINE, Vancouver B.C., Canada
-Senior character animator in Final Fantasy XV full CG feature film "Kingsglaive"
-Senior character animator in Final Fantasy XV in-game cinematics
-Senior character animator in new Power Rangers Movie

Senior Animator, Dec.2014 - Jan. 2016
GUERRILLA GAMES, Sony Computer Entertainment Europe, Amsterdam, Netherlands.
Senior gameplay animator in "Horizon: Zero Dawn"

Lead Animator, Sept. 2012 – Dec.2014
MEDIA MOLECULE, Sony Computer Entertainment Europe,Guildford, UK.
Lead animator (gameplay & cinematics) in ¨Tearaway¨ for PS Vita.
Animator in adventure game ¨Tearaway: unfolded¨ for PS4
Lead animator on "Dreams"

Senior Animator, Jun. 2012 – Sept. 2012
KANDOR GRAPHICS, Granada, Spain.
3D Senior character animator in feature film ¨Justin and the Kinghts of Valor¨.

Animator, Mar. 2011 – April 2012
POLYGON PICTURES, Tokyo, Japan.
3D Character animator in anime (アニメ) series
Featured projects:
-Transformers: Prime, Hasbro Entertainment (Season 1)
-Tron Uprising, Walt Disney Animation Studios

Animator, Dec. 2010 – Feb. 2011
AXIS ANIMATION, Glasgow, UK.
3D Character animator in Risen 2: Black Waters CG cinematics, Deep Silver, (Xbox360, PC)

Generalist, Sep. 2010 – Dec. 2010
FREELANCE
Developing fly-through CG videos for engineering industry from animatics to final video.
Augmented Reality applications for mobile devices (android, iOS)

Animator, Jun. 2010 – Aug. 2010
KOTOC, Barcelona, Spain.
3D Character animator in CG Cartoon series “Jokebox” 13 episodes x 26'

Animator, Feb. 2010 – Jun. 2010
AXIS ANIMATION, Glasgow, UK.
3D Character animator in videogame CG cinematics
Featured projects:
-Spiderman Shattered Dimensions, Activision, (PS3, Xbox360, PC)
-Pirates of Caribbean: Armada of the Damned, Disney Interactive, (PS3, Xbox360, PC)

Animator, Jan. 2008 – Jan. 2010
EDDADESIGN, Barcelona, Spain.
3D Character animator / Motion Editor in a broadcast 3d cartoon series “Sweesters: Virtual Room”
Lead animator in various mocap based projects

Awards

2011-2012 DAYTIME ENTERTAINMENT EMMY AWARD 
The National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences
-Recognition as an animator for my contribution to the Emmy Award winning Transformers:Prime chosen as outstanding special class animated program.

BAFTA
British Academy of Film and Television
March 2014
Tearaway-Best Artistic Achievement

BAFTA
British Academy of Film and Television
March 2014
Tearaway-Best Family Game

BAFTA
British Academy of Film and Television
March 2014
Tearaway-Best Mobile & Handheld

GOYA nominee
Academia Española de las Artes
2014
Nomination as best animated feature for Justin and the Knights of Valour

Software

Maya (production level), Softimage|XSI (production level),
3Dmax (production level), Photoshop (production level),
Illustrator, After effects (production level), Fusion,
Combustion (production level), Flash, Dreamweaver, Boujou

Education
iAnimate WS4 on facial animation 2014

Master of Art in Image Synthesis and Computer animation
(MAISCA), Oct. 2006 - Oct. 2007 University of Balearic Islands (UIB), Spain

Multimedia Engineering, Sep. 2002 - Jun. 2006
Polytechnic University of Catalonia(UPC), Spain

FIRST Certificate Exam, Jun.2002

Languages

Spanish (native)
Catalan (native)
English (fluent)
Japanese (basic)

References

Available upon request

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