Mike Linman

Freelance Illustrator & Digital Artist

1546
Location:San Diego, California, United States
Phone: 858-229-0052
Website: http://www.mikelinman.com
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/mikelinman
8
Kudos
5.0
2 Skills
$30
Rate/Hr
Michael Linman

SUMMARY OF QUALIFICATIONS
Freelance artist and VFX Supervisor for FanMade Productions, I have a background in traditional and digital arts with a professional understanding of Photoshop. An understanding of 3D modeling and animation principles. Work well under pressure and adapt quickly to changes.

SKILLS

Traditional & Digital painting
Freehand drawing
Photoshop
Lightwave
Maya
Painter XI
Shake
Nuke
Texturing
UV unwrapping polygons
3D model modeling
Rigging
Animating.
ZBrush

EDUCATION

The Art Institute of California-San Diego
Bachelor of Science, Media Arts and Animation December 2010

Miramar Community College
Associates of Science, Fine Arts/Painting 2003-2005

WORK EXPERIENCE

FreeLance Artist - Current

FanMadeProductions Hollywood, CA
VFX Supervisor April 2010 – current
-Manage and maintains production pipeline
-Over see all visual elements and compositor
-Color correction and noise removal

306th Psychological Operations Los Alamitos,CA
Art Director/Lead Artist Sept 2007 – current
-Manage and lead internal and external art teams
-Critique own and others' work constructively and raise internal artistic bar
-Expertise to execute on an artistic vision, and reviewing artwork
-Define art pipelines, standards for internal projects
-Experience mentoring and developing junior artists
-Strong sense of form/color/lighting/composition

U.S. Marine Corps Nov 1997 -Sept 2007 Company Precision Shooter
-Team Leader, patrol leader and convoy commander
-Instructor trainer, self-defense and weapons tactics
-Primary Marksman Instructor, Competition Shooter

PERSONAL PROFILE
Broad experience in personnel, tactics, operations, and team development training. A positive and hands on leadership style. Strive to beat challenges and meet deadlines. A passion for learning something new and demand self improvement.
Skills (2) Rating
Illustration
Digital Art