Jason Kunz

Freelance 3D Animator & 3D Graphic Designer

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Location:Bowie, Maryland, United States
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/jasonkunz
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Website: http://jasonkunz3d.com/

Objective:
Accomplished and creative 3D animator with two years of professional experience and a B.F.A in Animation

Professional Experience:
PCM ANIMATION STUDIOS, INC. April 2011 - Present
Senior 3D Environment/Character Artist

• Created numerous 3D characters and environments
• Responsible for the following tasks:

o Modeling
o Texturing
o Rigging
o Lighting
o Animating
o Rendering

• Completed projects:
o PCM Animation: Ultimate Sports Reel
http://pcmanimation.com/animations/pcm-animation-sports-entertainment-reel.php#se
o PCM Animation: Baseball Promo
http://pcmanimation.com/index.php

VOICE OF AMERICA PERSIAN NEWS NETWORK December 2010 - Present
Motion Graphic Artist

• Collaborated with producers to create daily graphics for multiple shows
• Responsible for creation of 2D and 3D animations to promote network

UNIVERSTY OF MARYLAND BALTIMORE COUNTY (UMBC) January 2010 - May 2010
Image Research Center Intern

• Worked with a team in creating a 3D replica of the UMBC campus for Augmented Reality
• Assisted with making the entire 3D model compatible with a real-time game engine

Software Expertise

Maya (4 years)
After Effects (3 years)
Photoshop (8 years)
Zbrush (3 years)
Illustrator (4 years)
Flash (5 years)
Final Cut (6 years)
Soundtrack (5 years)
Premiere (7 years)
iStopMotion (6 years)


Honors, Awards, & Activities
• President’s List: Fall 2008, Fall 2009, Spring 2010
• Semester Academic Honors: Fall 2008, Fall 2009, Spring 2010
• Dean’s List Honors: Fall 2008, Fall 2009, Spring 2010

Member of National Society of Collegiate Scholars 2008 - Present
Assistant Coach of UMBC Fencing Team 2006 – 2010
Fencing Instructor for Howard County Parks and Recreations 2007 – 2008

Education University of Maryland Baltimore County (UMBC)
B.F.A. in Animation/Interactive Media with a Minor in Art History
Graduated Magna *** Laude May 2010 with a GPA of 3.6/4.0
Skills (2) Rating
3D Animation
3D Graphic Design