Mehul Desai

Freelance Digital Artist & 3D Animator

Location:San Jose, California, United States
2 Skills
OBJECTIVE To work, learn and share the best of my knowledge as a compositing and effects artist in
An animation and visual effects production house.
Lightstream Animation Studios, Petaluma, CA.
Tenure August 2010 – May 2005
Designation Lighting and Effects Intern
Brief of my Role Working on Lighting, Effects, Rendering and Compositing in a team for an undisclosed short and
film by the company. Learning the principles of lighting, compositing and effects thereby
understanding the different aspects of the visual effects production pipeline.
Projects Compositing and Lighting for an Advertisement of Nissan Cube at the Academy of Art University under the
supervision of Online Director Vince De Quattro Projects in the Compositing for Production class taught at the Academy of Art University by Catherine Tate :
? Task Force 318 – Student project of Robert Cardoso – Compositing and Effects
? Hired Gun – Compositing.
Non Related Infrasoft Tech India Ltd., Mumbai, India
Tenure August 2005 - September 2006.
Designation Executive Software Programmer.
Brief of my Role Infrasoft Tech India Ltd. Is a company dealing with banking solutions.
Delphi and Object Pascal were used as Front End and SQL and ORACLE as
backend tools. Worked on several banking modules like Loans, TDs, Several reports
of banks, etc. Was involved with projects like Lobby Banking (Touch Screen Banking).
SKILL SETS Image Editing Softwares : Adobe Photoshop, Light Room, Adobe Illustrator 3D Softwares : Maya, Houdini, Vue Compositing Softwares : Nuke, After Effects Tracking Softwares : Matchmover, PF Track, Boujou Editing Softwares : Final Cut Pro, Adobe Premiere Programming Languages : C, C++, MEL, Python. Operating Systems : Windows, MAC-OS Others : MS-Office, Shotgun (Project tracking and asset management software)
Skills (2) Rating
Digital Art
3D Animation