My objective is to obtain a position in the area of 3D Modeling/animation, Digital Art, or Visual effects.
Computer Arts (3D modeling/animation)
1997 - 1998 Lakeland Community College Kirtland, Ohio
Graphic Design / Computer Science
1991 - 1995 Mayfield High School Mayfield, Ohio
Over 7 years of PC and Mac experience including hardware and software installation, system maintenance and upgrading. Overall understanding of Information Systems (IS) and Digital Technology. The ability to be self-taught and motivated as technology changes and upgrades.
Advanced knowledge of the Windows 95 and Windows 98 Operating Systems including a working knowledge of their registries. Working knowledge of the DOS and Mac Operating Systems.
3D modeling and animation skills
"Chair Object" to be shipped in the content directory of Lightwave 6.
Advanced knowledge of LightWave 3Ds Layout and Modeler, as well as plugins such as, Motion Designer, particle Storm, Hypervoxels, and others. Strong understanding of visual effect compositing, texturing and lighting in a 3D environment. An Understanding of modeling with polygons, NURBS and splines, as well as traditional sculpture and model making methods. Advanced experience in Technical animation as well as some experience with basic Character animation using bone systems. Experience in Alias Wavefronts Maya. Currently enrolled in classes at the Academy of art College in the field of 3D art.
Graphic Design Skills
Advanced knowledge of Adobe PhotoShop, PageMaker, and Illustrator. A full understanding of the Graphic Design process including scanning, editing and printing. Complete knowledge of resolution, line frequencies and half toning.
Web Design Experience
1999 - Present Signatures Network. San Francisco, California
A more detailed list of what elements I created can be found in my online portfolio at: http://www.worldoffx.com/kjostudios
General web Design Skills
Over 4 years experience in Web Site Design. Knowledge of the HTML and DHTML programming language and of such HTML authoring applications as Macromedia Dreamweaver, and Microsoft FrontPage. Knowledge of Java Script, CGI Script, and HTML Script.
Complete understanding of web graphics and file sizes, as well as color pallets and web animation. Advanced experience of Macromedias Fireworks as well as Flash.
Multimedia Production Skills
Advanced knowledge of Adobe Premier and After Effects. Experience in creating interactive media using Macromedia Director, Flash and Adobe Acrobat. Experience with Traditional audio and video productions.