Ricardo Orellana
Ricardo Orellana
Senior Character Artist / CG Generalist
Dallas, United States of America

About

Born in São Paulo, Brazil, Ricardo grew up enjoying drawing and playing video games. He graduated from Fundação Armando Alvares Penteado with a BA in Architecture and Urbanism, and he worked in the field for two years before moving to the United States.
He earned his MFA from the University of Texas at Dallas's Arts and Technology program. His latest work experiences include projects with Sony Pictures Imageworks in Culver City, CA, and Janimation Inc. in Dallas, TX.

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Skills

Character DesignLook DevelopmentDigital Sculpting3D ModelingCharacter ModelingHard Surface ModelingTexturingPBR TexturingShadingLightingCompositingDigital PaintingGrooming

Software proficiency

ZBrush
ZBrush
Maya
Maya
Softimage
Softimage
3ds Max
3ds Max
Mudbox
Mudbox
Mari
Mari
Nuke
Nuke
Marvelous Designer
Marvelous Designer
Photoshop
Photoshop
Arnold
Arnold
Redshift
Redshift
mental ray
mental ray
Marmoset Toolbag
Marmoset Toolbag
Unreal Engine
Unreal Engine
Substance Painter
Substance Painter
Substance B2M
Substance B2M

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Productions

  • Mib3
    • Movie
      Men in Black 3
    • Year
      2012
    • Role
      3d Modeler
    • Company
      Sony Pictures Imageworks
  • Theamazingspider man
    • Movie
      The Amazing Spider-Man
    • Year
      2012
    • Role
      3d Modeler
    • Company
      Sony Pictures Imageworks

Experience

  • 3D Artist at Janimation Studios
    Dallas, United States of America
    October 2014 - Present

  • 3D Artist at Janimation Studios
    Dallas, United States of America
    June 2012 - January 2013

  • 3D Modeler Associate (Contract) at Sony Pictures Imageworks
    Culver City, United States of America
    February 2012 - April 2012

    Environment asset modeler for "The Amazing Spiderman"

  • 3D Artist (Contract) at The University of Texas at Dallas
    Dallas, United States of America
    September 2011 - October 2011

    Character and environment modeling for Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation's UDK demo video.

  • 3D Modeler Intern at Sony Pictures Imageworks
    Culver City, United States of America
    June 2011 - August 2011

    Environment asset modeler for “Men In Black III”

    Environment asset modeler for “The Amazing Spiderman”

  • 3D Modeler Intern at Janimation Studios
    Dallas, United States of America
    June 2010 - December 2010