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Chris Huland

Freelance 3D Animator & Photo Editor

Location:Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Phone: 7024279345
2 Skills
Chris Huland – Lighter/ Compositor


Ringling College of Art + Design, Sarasota FL
Bachelor of Fine Arts in Computer Animation, (May, 2009)
Minor in Digital Film (May, 2008)


Lighter/ Compositor, Reel FX Dallas, Texas, September 2009 - October 2010

- Lit, rendered and composited about 100 shots in “Open Season 3”, (including several “lighting key shots” that were used to determine the look of a sequence) aswell as shots from a stereoscopic commercial using the same characters.
- Lit rendered and composited shots for the animated scenes of “Judy Moody” the movie.
- Created documentation on lighting concepts and proprietary software

Assistant, Department of Digital Film at Ringling College of Art and Design, Sarasota, FL,
Summer 2008

- Editing Student Work to create a departmental demo reel and a “behind the scenes” film
- Assistant Director filiming interviews with war veterans
- Helped animate a Digital Film Department version of the Ringling logo
- Prepared materials and guidelines for equipment for students in the department
- Helped pick out and organize new equipment for the department

Intern, Super RTL (a German children’s TV channel) Cologne, Germany, Summer 2005

- Selected and edited suitable episodes (from the series “Dragon Hunters” and the “Cartoon Verein”)
- Editorial co-operation with the Mickey Mouse magazine on a poster design
- Assessment of Animation Concepts for production
- Gave presentations on “The History of Animation” and on “Interactive Games”
- Assisted producer during on-the-spot shooting of “TOGGO United - The Football School”
- Extensive supervision of the contents of Disney Specials and formulation of proposals for their TV broadcast
- Participation in a “kids day”, worked with children to assess editorial points


Autodesk Maya, Pixar Renderman Maya Plugin, Mental Ray, Nuke, Apple Shake, Avid, Final Cut Pro, Adobe After Effects, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Premiere, Adobe Dreamweaver, Adobe Bridge, Corel Painter X
Skills (2) Rating
3D Animation
Photo Editing