Julius Sanchez

Freelance 3D Animator & 3D Graphic Designer

730
Location:El Sobrante, California, United States
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/juliussanchez
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Kudos
5.0
2 Skills
$95
Rate/Hr
Julius Sanchez
(510) 417-0040 | julius5@comcast.net
www.juliuscs.com

Summary
Imaginative problem solver with experience creating concept ideas to storyboards and final production. Strong foundation with people relationship, mentoring and motivation.

Skills
Creative method of utilizing tools for quick turnaround in order to meet strict deadlines
Conceptualize overall projects cutting down on unnecessary spending and overtime hours
Able to adapt to different drawing, branding, and workflow styles quickly
Effective method of communication and positive attitude to help motivate the overall project
Wide knowledge of artistic experiences ranging from traditional media to new technology
Advance knowledge of network resources in regards to client server relationship
Excellent written communication skills for writing of project proposal
Expert at storytelling by using, speech, hand gestures and body languages

Professional Experience
12/21/2011 - Present SR. GRAPHICS / WEB DESIGNER
MedExpert
Build websites in Photoshop with client's style guide specification.. Create wireframe of websites.
Upload files via FTP for client presentation proposes and review.
Use Illustrator to create vector graphics for prints, websites, layouts and Flash animations.
Create graphics optimized for faster transfer rate for the internet and staying within client requirements.
Create frame and code animation with Flash.
Use color theories for better visual presentation of website. Redwood City, CA

10/17/2011- 11/29/2011 DATABASE DESIGNER
City and County of S.F. Human services Department
Assist in the planning and implementation of Access Database creation.
Optimized work process by utilizing MS Office Suite 2003 tools and features.
Supported the Director on the administration and maintenance of the infrastructure, in collaboration with IT team members.
Provided technical guidance on setup of security issues with Access database on the servers.
Wrote Macro to calculate future termination dates within Excel.
Provided end-user support with different departments in order for all documents to propagate with information from servers.
Managed Access database by providing security privileges and assigning to groups.
San Francisco, CA

03/23/2011- Present GRAPHIC DESIGNER | FLASH ANIMATOR
Bernard Hodes Group
Build websites in Photoshop with client's style guide specification.
Use wireframe concept to create Flash animation and or websites.
Manipulate images within Adobe Photoshop to be included in web design.
Create mask with Photoshop to knock out background. Fix hair for a more realistic composite.
Use Color Correction techniques to make composites more seamless.
Create wireframe of websites.
Update or modify existing client's printed advertisement banner and posters with Indesign.
Upload files via FTP for client presentation proposes and review.
Use Illustrator to create vector graphics for prints, websites, layouts and Flash animations.
Create graphics optimized for faster transfer rate for the internet and staying within client requirements.
Create frame and code animation with Flash.
Use color theories for better visual presentation of website.
Use Filemaker Pro for ad production.
Work with staff and to maintain departmental websites through web designers and content management system.
Clients AAA, T-mobile, REI, Sutter Health, Banner Health, Petco San Mateo, CA

11/10/2010- 03/14/2011 ART DIRECTOR | SENIOR GRAPHIC DESIGNER
Recreation Connections, Inc.
Modify photos with Adobe Photoshop to be included in Web Design.
Create wireframe of websites.
Optimized graphics for faster transfer rate on the internet.
Use color theories for better visual presentation of website.
Code with PHP and also CSS for quicker and easier updates of content and images.
Utilized .XML files for both Flash and HTML websites.
Install Wordpress and SQL database on server for quick transfer of web information from one domain to another.
Able to combine Flash animation with Wordpress website and other CMS type interfaces.
Experienced with HTML, CSS, Dreamweaver, Flash and CMS
Took digital footage and edit in Final Cut Pro Pacheco, CA

12/2009- 11/10/2010 FREELANCE ARTIST AND DESIGNER
Design website for different clients using CMS, CSS, HTML and Flash.
Modified actionscripts for Flash interface and interaction.
Created storyboards, concept drawings.
Create layout for InDesign documents.
Design Logos with Illustrator. El Sobrante, CA

7/2009-12/2009 DESKTOP PUBLISHER | SR. GRAPHIC DESIGNER
Bio-Rad Clinical Diagnostic Group
Modify photos with Adobe Photoshop for preparation to be included into operation manuals.
Create layout for InDesign documents.
Utilize character and paragraph styles within InDesign for consistent layouts.
Use template to complete FDA approved documentations.
Use software to translate English language to several different languages including Greek.
Work with team members to refine and approve instructional manuals for scientific equipment.
Increase desktop publishing by 15% by updating existing and outdated templates.
Create presentation with Powerpoint and Keynote.
Created technical deliverables which includes production materials, aesthetic visuals and illustrations.
Maintained consistency of presentation principles and philosophy from project to project and between media used.
Adhered to universal design in order to maintain brand identity.
Applied regulations and laws such as copyright and use rights when utilizing photographic and digital media. Hercules, CA

02/2007 – 7/2009 ART DIRECTOR | SENIOR WEB DEVELOPER | FLASH ANIMATOR
Omega 3 | Contract/Freelance
Hand drawn concepts design of original character complete to model sheets.
Brainstorm names and personalities of characters to complete the process.
Create Flash Website and animation using hand drawn sketches imported into Flash CS3.
Improved workflow by 20% by modifying existing assets inside Flash CS3.
Edit animation demo with Final Cut Pro.
Used Photoshop and Adobe Illustrator to created posters.
Produced both low budget and high quality media videos.
Created short flash animation for online environment.
Created strong corporate branding by doing research
and capturing the essence of the company. Emeryville, CA

12/2004 – 2/2007
ART DIRECTOR | SENIOR GRAPHIC DESIGNER
MediaSinge | Contract/Freelance
Designed logos and layout for brochures for businesses which contributed 12% increase in sales.
Interacted with clients to better understand their needs while at the same time lowered cost of production by optimizing the workflow by incorporating thumbnail sketches.
Applied improved methods of creating graphics by building a library of templates for popular layouts.
Lead production teams and manage multiple high priority projects.
Created Powerpoint presentation. Emeryville, CA

01/2003 – 12/2004 ART DIRECTOR | GRAPHIC DESIGNER | VIDEO EDITOR
Children Entertainment Incorporated | Contract
Illustrated an amusement park pitch bible to further develop an idea.
Sketched concept to help investors to visualize the overall park idea.
Conceptualized ideas for book cover and follow through with production.
Multi-camera shoots, directing actors and use of special effects. San Francisco, CA

Education Full Sail University
MFA in Digital Media
Westwood College of Technology
Bachelor of Science in Animation
Academy of Arts of San Francisco
studies in fine art

Software
Proficient in Adobe CS+
Adobe Photoshop
Adobe Illustrator
Adobe InDesign
Microsoft Suite
Final Cut Studio
Maya 8.5, 2009 (3D)
XP, Vista, Mac 0S 10x
Logic Pro
Skills (2) Rating
3D Animation
3D Graphic Design