Patrick Garcia

Freelance 3D Animator & Multimedia Freelancer

Location:Los Angeles, California, United States
2 Skills
I am an experienced, self-motivated and easy-going artist with the skills required to work well individually or within a team, as well as the motivation and responsibility to complete work to satisfaction, keeping within deadlines.

Character Animation, Facial Animation, Pre-vis (with some Modeling, Texturing, & Lighting)
Proficient in: Maya, After Effects, Photoshop, & Final Cut Pro
Familiar with: Boujou, Mental Ray, Premiere, Dreamweaver, Illustrator, & Indesign
Comfortable working in: Mac & Windows systems

**Animator / Pre-vis artist / Layout
Persistence Of Vision, Los Angeles, CA Jan. 2011-Jun. 2012
Responsible for providing previs animation of characters, cameras, & objects for feature films & advertising. Worked closely with project leads and directors to ensure on time shot delivery and scene completions.
Recent projects include:
Now You See Me (Lionsgate|Summit)
New-Gen: Deadalus Rising (A.P.N.G)
Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn (343i|Microsoft)
Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Sea of Monsters (20th Century Fox)
R.I.P.D. (Universal)
Hunter Douglas Ad (Imaginary Forces)
Southern Company Ad (Imaginary Forces)
Movicel Ad (Prologue Films)

**Independent Animator
Old School Pictures, Memphis, TN | Armor Products LLC, Plant City, FL Jun. 2009-Sep. 2009
Responsible for creation of animated studio / company logo bumper for use in Ads / Films. Worked with VFX coordinator to achieve desired product.

**Animation Teaching Assistant
Savannah College of Art & Design, Savannah, GA Mar. 2009-May. 2009
Assisted in the education of beginning animators and taught basic animation concepts such a lip-sync, weight and timing principals.

**Character Animator
Pixellex Studio, Savannah, GA Nov.2007-Jan.2009
Responsible for animation of bipedal robot characters. Worked independently and with VFX Director to meet required deadlines and achieve desired shots.

Savannah College of Art & Design
Savannah, GA — Master of Fine Arts {Animation}, 2009

Middle Tennessee State University
Murfreesboro, TN — Bachelor of Science {Mass Communication/Electronic Media}, 2006
Skills (2) Rating
3D Animation