Visual Effects Artist Resume Samples

A Visual Effects Artist also referred to as the VFX artist, is responsible for creating photo-real, digitally-generated imagery. The job description includes seamlessly integrating the effects into live-action in TV and feature films, online and console gaming. While specific job duties vary based on the employer, the following core tasks are common and identified on the Visual Effects Artist Resume– using software applications and computer programs to create visual images, creating CGI characters for movies and TV shows, designing mock-ups and simulations to be reviewed by directors and editors; developing storyboards, and brainstorming with artists and designers in the development of animated features.

Those considering a career in this line should be artistic, creative, and meet the deadlines of the project. Employers tend to seek applicants with the following skills – a thorough understanding of software applications, computer operations, programming languages, and graphics; the ability to make sketches and drawings to explain concepts and provide visual support, and knowledge of using the latest technology. While some employers seek candidates with a degree in fine arts, computer animation, or multimedia studies, many others hire those with experience alone.

Visual Effects Artist Resume example

Visual Effects Artist Resume

Objective : Experience in the following programs: Avid, Final Cut, Maya, Nuke, Mudbox, PfTrack, SynthEyes, 3dEqualizer, Photoshop, After Effects, vRay, Massive. Demo Reel with shot break downs, Resume and other samples of work.

Skills : Operating System: Windows and Mac OS.

Visual Effects Artist Resume Model

Description :

  1. Integrated CG elements and matte paintings into live action plates.
  2. Experienced in working with Stereoscopic footage.
  3. Matched color and lighting of stock elements to rendered or photographed elements.
  4. Matte extractions from blue/green screen photography.
  5. Presented work clearly in dailies and walk-throughs, and respond to supervisor instruction in a timely fashion to achieve task completion.
  6. Transformed and warped elements as needed - Grain and Degrain as necessary - Plate speed up/slow down manipulation - Matte edge processing and integration - Paint fixes and rotoscoping.
  7. Generated 3D models from photos and real-world objects.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
BFA In Film Production


Visual Effects Artist Resume

Objective : Highly enthusiastic and creative artist with over 28 years in character design, visual effects, logo and T-shirt design, caricatures, murals and window painting. Personable, responsible, and dynamic. Solid team player with an upbeat, positive attitude. Experienced in Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator 2007 Emmy Nominee.

Skills : Adobe Photoshop, The Foundry Nuke, Autodesk Maya, Pixologic Zbrush, Adobe Premiere, Windows, Mac, Nikon Photography, Canon Photography, Event Photography.

Visual Effects Artist Resume Sample

Description :

  1. Responsible for creating special effects contributed to the completion of major media projects.
  2. Responsible for creating special effects and removing wires in footage, using computerized technology.
  3. Contributed to the completion of major media projects such as Van Helsing, Man on Fire and the Punisher.
  4. Responsible for creating and supervising the creative and technical execution of visual effects, from start.
  5. Managed for the visual effects of the movie using various software applications.
  6. Included 3D modeling, setup, animation, texturing, lighting and rendering.
  7. Communicated with Director, Art & Animation; Series Producers, Producers, and Post Production Supervisors in order to realize creative objectives.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma


Visual Effects Artist Resume

Summary : An artist, animator and designer by trade. Have produced titles, graphics and visual effects for several popular shows and for many clients including: Discovery, the ID Channel, AE Network, National Geographic, TLC, the Travel Channel, Bravo and others.

Skills : Animation, Motion Graphics, Visual Effects, Art Direction, Televiosion, Design.

Visual Effects Artist Resume Sample

Description :

  1. Specialized in 3-d and 2-d matchmoving / tracking.
  2. Used PfTrack, SynthEyes and Mocha for tracking.
  3. Modeled environments with photogrammetry, as well as texturing, lighting, compositing and pre-viz.
  4. Hard surface modeling, rigs, and textures for assigned props.
  5. Objected tracking and compositing for assigned shots.
  6. Lighting and Rendering inside a linear workflow.
  7. Sculpting and painting for texture generation.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
BFA In Art

Visual Effects Artist Resume

Summary : Creative, detail-oriented Visual Effects Artist creating computerized animations. Visual Effects Artist must be adept at using industry-standard software tools and be highly creative.

Skills : Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Autodesk Softimage, Adobe Aftereffects, Adobe Premiere, Autodesk 3ds max, Autodesk Maya, Autodesk.

Visual Effects Artist Resume Example

Description :

  1. Worked as a freelance making tv commercials regional movie.
  2. Composited, matchmoving & cg animation NewTek Lightwave Modeling, texturing, & lighting CG assets.
  3. Developed and animated various logos for company's tradeshow promo display.
  4. To be displayed at future NASCAR races.
  5. Worked in After Effects and Maya.
  6. Led the Visual Effects Department in working with studios Warner Brothers and Paramount Studios Technical Skills Used: 3D Modeling.
  7. Followed client and supervisor instructions.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Computer Animation

Visual Effects Artist Resume

Headline : As a Visual Effects Artist, responsible for smoothing out an actors appearance to appear younger (de-aging), and adding 2D effects such as dust particles, lens flare, motion blur, and graphics.

Skills : Demonstrating multitasking skills, Good presentation skills.

Visual Effects Artist Resume Example

Description :

  1. Created visual effects and animations using computerized technology and software applications.
  2. Realized and created CGI characters.
  3. Produced visuals for video games and mobile applications.
  4. Created simulations and mockups to be viewed and approved by those involved in media production, including directors, engineers, and editors.
  5. Troubleshooted any issues with animations.
  6. Created storyboards to understand the images needed for the storyline and where the images should be used.
  7. Adhered to tight deadlines and other constraints in order to meet production times.
            Years of Experience
            Experience
            5-7 Years
            Experience Level
            Level
            Executive
            Education
            Education
            Computer Animation

            Visual Effects Artist Resume

            Headline : Visual Effects Artist create explosions, destruction, particle systems, and liquid simulations. Also be as broad as generating procedural environments, building basic assets, character FX, and solving challenging pipeline problems.

            Skills : Good time management and organizational skills.

            Visual Effects Artist Resume Sample

            Description :

            1. Conceptualized and designed high-quality motion graphics and animations.
            2. Designed mockups and storyboards to visualize the project requirements.
            3. Brainstormed unique ideas along with the Visual Designer and UI/UX Designer.
            4. Ensured that the project timelines and requirements are met.
            5. Used different VFX techniques like Computer-Generated Imagery, Digital Compositing and Motion Control Photography.
            6. Communicated project timelines and obtaining feedback from clients.
            7. Created CGI characters for video games and mobile applications.
                                  Years of Experience
                                  Experience
                                  5-7 Years
                                  Experience Level
                                  Level
                                  Executive
                                  Education
                                  Education
                                  Computer Animation

                                  Visual Effects Artist Resume

                                  Summary : VFX Artist will independently produce and deliver a wide range of high-quality visual effects through any stage of the production process in respect of the projects technical and artistic constraints.

                                  Skills : Houdini, Unity, Dreamweaver, Adobe CS5, and Autodesk Maya.

                                  Visual Effects Artist Resume Model

                                  Description :

                                  1. Applied visual effects and graphics to video content on a daily basis with software applications.
                                  2. Responsible for creating new visual effect templates for the company to store in its library.
                                  3. Crafted CGI and animated characters and settings.
                                  4. Produced visuals for games and applications.
                                  5. Developed simulations for trials to be demonstrated to clients and management.
                                  6. Draws up storyboards to be reviewed by other art creators within the company.
                                  7. Able to meet production targets, adhere to strict deadlines and other restrictions.
                                  Years of Experience
                                  Experience
                                  7-10 Years
                                  Experience Level
                                  Level
                                  Management
                                  Education
                                  Education
                                  Computer Animation

                                  Visual Effects Artist Resume

                                  Summary : Visual Effects Artist works alongside studio management to organize balanced teams, recruit new freelance talent, and support and advocate for artists' development.

                                  Skills : Excellent computer skills and attention to detail.

                                  Visual Effects Artist Resume Template

                                  Description :

                                  1. Heed client instructions when producing content.
                                  2. Troubleshooted existing animation problems.
                                  3. Collaborated with team artists to develop the design for the effects and animations.
                                  4. Ensured that your work operates at, or under, their company’s budget.
                                  5. Searched for alternatives when your work is projected to go over budget.
                                  6. Ensured that the clients' expectations are met, works closely with 3D designers, leads, and the animation supervisor.
                                  7. Troubleshooted any glitches in the project.
                                    Years of Experience
                                    Experience
                                    7-10 Years
                                    Experience Level
                                    Level
                                    Management
                                    Education
                                    Education
                                    Computer Animation

                                    Visual Effects Artist Resume

                                    Summary : Visual Effects Artist will work collaboratively with the VFX Supervisors and Comp Supervisors on designing, creating, and preparing graphic assets. Create and prepare graphical assets for use in visual effects.

                                    Skills : Good drawing skills and creativity, Excellent time management skills.

                                    Visual Effects Artist Resume Sample

                                    Description :

                                    1. Created, managed and optimized VFX assets.
                                    2. Collaborated with artists, programmers and animators to iterate, polish and deliver projects.
                                    3. Optimized VFX effects to fit design and technical constraints.
                                    4. Maintained and adhered to a consistent art style as required by creative director or project lead.
                                    5. Provided creative and technical assistance.
                                    6. Developed, updated and optimized workflows and tool chains.
                                    7. Cultivated an organized and disciplined workflow.
                                    Years of Experience
                                    Experience
                                    7-10 Years
                                    Experience Level
                                    Level
                                    Management
                                    Education
                                    Education
                                    Computer Animation

                                    Visual Effects Artist Resume

                                    Summary : Visual Effects Artist work collaboratively with other departments including game design, animation, and VFX. Attracts top talent in game studio operations, technology and product development.

                                    Skills : Strong communication and active listening skills.

                                    Visual Effects Artist Resume Example

                                    Description :

                                    1. Integrated 2D and 3D elements of a shot while balancing the creative and technical side of each component.
                                    2. Painted fixes, rotoscoping, chroma keying, colour and grading continuity, graining/degraining images.
                                    3. Stitched plates (live-action footage) together.
                                    4. Worked with blue/green screen effects, creating mattes.
                                    5. Enhanced lighting effects and creating convincing shadows within a shot.
                                    6. Integrated rear projection into background images.
                                    7. Brainstormed with artists and designers to discuss digital animation concepts, gaming ideas, and progress on current projects.
                                      Years of Experience
                                      Experience
                                      7-10 Years
                                      Experience Level
                                      Level
                                      Management
                                      Education
                                      Education
                                      Computer Animation