Friends (162)

Josh Halford

Freelance Cartoonist, Animator, & More

54773
Location:Herndon, Virginia, United States
Website: http://joshhalford.com
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/joshhalford4484
615
Kudos
4.1
12 Skills
Ask
Rate/Hr
I'm a animator, designer and motion graphics artist in northern Virginia with over 13 years of experience. I've worked on various television, game and educational projects including FOX's "Axe Cop" and FX's "Chozen." I have a strong foundation in the fundamentals of design theory and can produce quality work using any style, method or medium.

EDUCATION

The Art Institute of Tampa
September 2008 - June 2012
Bachelor’s of Fine Arts – Media Arts & Animation

SKILLS

• Storyboarding/Animatic
• Character/Background design
• 2D character rigging
• Key animation
• Motion graphics
• Web design

SOFTWARE

• Animate (Flash)
• After Effects
• Photoshop
• Illustrator
• InDesign
• Final Cut Pro
• Maya
• 3DS Max
• C4D
• Manga Studio Pro

EXPERIENCE

Connect For Education
March 2017 - Present
Multimedia artist building content for e-learning modules used by schools and government agencies.

Built Games
June 2016 - December 2016
Animator and graphic designer for educational and gaming apps.

Echo Bridge Pictures
November 2012 - October 2014
Animator, concept designer and layout artist on various television and web productions for a small, traditional animation studio.

Knowledge Quest Education Solutions, Inc.
November 2012 – March 2013
Designed assets for series of interactive educational animations. Created and rigged all characters, backgrounds and props. Trained artists and maintained a consistent aesthetic throughout the series.