Brett J. Murrah
Southington, CT 06489
I am seeking a freelance position that will allow me to utilize my graphics abilities, as-well-as enhance my knowledge and experience in the visual effects field.
Bachelor of Arts degree in Communication, Central Connecticut State University, New Britain, Connecticut
Graduated: 1995 Emphasis: Mass Media Minor concentration: Art
PC / WindowsXP: Lightwave 3d, Adobe Premiere, Adobe After Effects, Photoshop, Autodesk XSI, Final Cut Pro (editing)
Development of Wii game: Alien Monster Bowling League
(Particles, FX lead animator)
Jan. 2003 to Present
Freelance 3d artist
- Xvivo / Medical Animation www.xvivo.net
- The International Coaches Association http://www.theica.com/
- Camelot Communications
- The Haymond Law Firm (TV Commercial)
- Thoracic Park: Alternative Health Chiropractic & Acupuncture (LOGO / TV)
August 1995 to December 2005
Exploria Productions, Hartford, Connecticut
Art director for award-winning videos using Lightwave 3d
Model and Animate all aspects of sequences, logos, effects, etc.
Edit 3-10 minute medical videos for output to DVD, internet, and interactive CD’s.
Character animation using Maya.
Character animation/models for biological and medical videos using Lightwave 3d
Produce videos for top pharmaceutical companies and distributed around the world
Internship for the Connecticut Department of Social Services
Media Center, Hartford, Connecticut
Independently operated Video Toaster 4000 software capable of creating video presentations including computer animation, graphics, character generation, editing, etc.
Shot and edited tapes used in videos pertaining to state welfare programs