Service Offered

3D Animation



email
phone
Minneapolis, Minnesota - 55408 - United States




Demo Reel:
Andy Lefton 3D/VFX artist
This is my 2012 demo reel using Cinema 4D, After Effects, Realflow and Photoshop.... more


ExperienceLead/Senior 3D and VFX artist September 2011 to Present
Splice Here, Minneapolis, MN
• Lead and coordinate 3D and visual effects from concept to completion
• Work with Producers, fellow project artists in finishing the clients goals and expectations.

Lead 3D/Post Production artist, October 2010 to 2011
Design Center, St. Paul, MN
• Lead and Coordinate 3D animation for end clients.
• Collaborate with fellow producers and script writers to execute 3D/2D based projects.
• Bring to life, concept based ideas from paper into the digital realm.

Lead Animator/Creative Partner/Owner, January 2006 to May 2010
Eight Point Productions, Minneapolis, MN
• Responsible for creating, scripting and producing 3D content, VFX, and motion graphics.
• Supervised projects, executed specific techniques along-side other artists to ensure an outstanding
final product.
• Collaborated and advised in production meetings with agencies and artists in order to implement
necessary changes for ongoing productions.

Lead 3D Coordinator/Animator/2D/3D Compositor/Freelance, March 2007 to August 2007
Reelworks Animation
• In charge of integrating, compositing, tracking 3D animation and elements into a 2D plate
for broadcast.
• Supervised with the team artists integrating 2D line work with 3D rendered animations.

Freelance Digital Artist, February 2004 to December 2005
Eight Point Productions, Minneapolis, MN
• Created 3D graphics/animations from start to finish.
• Storyboarded and concepted ideas for end clients.

Intern 3D Animator/Digital Artist, January 2003 to January 2004
Fluke Studios Inc./Hybrid Medical Animation, Minneapolis, MN
• Brought on to be skilled in the realm of commercial digital art.
• Animations for medical/micro procedures.
• Hired on as junior animator.
EducationAssociate of Applied Science in Media Production, 2003
Minneapolis Community and Technical College, Minneapolis, MN
Courses taken include:

Video Production
3D animation and VFX
Script Writing
Audio Production
2D Design
Composite
Speciality 3D Modeling and animation
Textures, lighting and rendering
VFX, composite and motion tracking
Fluid and fire/smoke simulation

Hardware ProficiencyPC and Mac
Software Proficiency Cinema 4D
Vray
After Effects,
Photoshop
Realflow
Vue Xstream
Carbon Scatter
Boujou
Mocha
Turbulence FD
Zbrush
Premiere
Encore

View Demo Reel
View Website
Submitted by on Jan 7, 2013
COW Profile

Contact Andy Lefton 3D and VFX artist
email
phone
Minneapolis, Minnesota - 55408 - United States


3D   •   3D Animation
Reply   Like  
Login to Comment