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Joseph Long

Tel : +65 83094183 e-mail : joelong62@gmail.com

Citizenship : British ▪ Date of birth : 21 October 1981 Address

127B Junction Road, London N19 5PX Profile Half artist, half computer nerd. I’m looking to expand and develop my knowledge of computer graphics as much as possible, whilst helping to create beautiful images. I’m passionate and enthusiastic about CG and see it as a life-long goal to learn as much as I can about it. Key Skills Knowledge of a wide range of computer graphics software and the ability to learn new packages quickly. Pr of ic ient Houdin i us e r s pec iali zi ng in p yro , f luid, rigid bodi es , c loth and partic le s im ulations . Str ong understanding of c om pos i ting theor y with ex perienc e in Nuk e, Shak e and After Effects. Familiar

with

the

use

of

Python,

Linux

shell

and

Houdini’s

Hscript.

Education 2009 to 2010

MA Digital Effects Bournemouth University, Dorset, UK

2006 to 2009

BA Digital Media University of Worcester, Worcestershire, UK

Relevant Work Experience

One Animation, Singapore Technical Director Feb 2013 to Mar 2014  Creating fur, particle, fluid, fire and smoke effects for TV animation.  Using Houdini and Nuke to create visual effects and comps for broadcast television.

Peerless Camera Company Ltd, UK Junior Effects Technical Director June 2012 to Jan 2013  Creating particle, fluid, fire and smoke effects for feature films.  Using Houdini and Nuke to create photorealistic visual effects and rough comps for review by supervisors and clients.

Projection Advertising Ltd, London, UK 3D generalist (Houdini) December 2011 to May 2012  Worked on all areas of 3D content generation for projection mapping shows.  Helped plan the projection shows giving advice on how best the building or surface could be utilized.

Side Effects Software Inc (SESI), Toronto, Canada Technical intern creating promotional material in the lead up to the release of Houdini 12.  Created content for Houdini 12 ‘sneak preview’ at SIGGRAPH.  Created numerous short animations showcasing new tools and workflows.

May to December, 2011


Projection Advertising Ltd, London, UK 3D generalist (Houdini) August 2010 to May 2011  Worked on all areas of 3D content generation for projection mapping shows.  Helped plan the projection shows giving advice on how best the building or surface could be utilized in a 3D video mapping context.  Attended meetings with creative agencies to discuss and advise on the techniques of projection mapping.


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