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Lighting, Texturing & Look Development Experience
Senior Lighting Artist Jan 2018 – Present
Virtuos, Shanghai, China
● Project: Shadow of the Tomb Raider (2018)
● Worked on key lighting, baking, and postprocessing for levels.
● Worked closely with the art director and the client to achieve the look.
● Troubleshooting and optimization with TA and QA to achieve better performance while maintaining visual quality.
● Tasks planning and time managing for the lighting team.
● Trained juniors and new-employed lighters.
● Helped to translate interviews and feedback from the director
Psyop, Los Angeles, CA
VR UE4 Look Development Artist Jun 2016 – Dec 2017
● Look development, lighting and surfacing for various VR experiences in Unreal Engine 4.
● Worked on several Facebook masks using AR Studio.
● Painted textures of characters, props and environment for commercials.
Texture Artist Mar – Jun 2016
Sunny Boy entertainment, Los Angeles, CA
● Optimized UVs and painted textures of assets.
Texture Artist Jun 2016 – Dec 2017
SOBA, Los Angeles, CA
● Painted textures of props and environment for an unannounced short film called “Sonder”.
● Texture baking and tiling techniques researched and optimized for the use in Unity.
Surfacing Artist Jun – Jul 2015
Oculus Story Studio, San Francisco, CA
● Painted textures of props, environment and characters of the VR short film called Henry .
● Worked with art director, environment, shading and lighting leads to make optimization for the film.
Co-Director, Texture Artist, Lighter, & Compositor Jul 2012 – Dec 2014
Allen-Allen, 3D Animated Short Film, San Francisco, CA
● Designed & produced the animation short with 3 animators.
● Textured, lighted and composited all 3 characters, 5 scenes and 40 shots.
Texture Artist, Lighter & Compositor Jul – Dec 2013
Soar, 3D Animated Short Film, San Francisco, CA
● Painted textures of props and environment.
● Composited background shots.
● Built foreground compositing template script for lighters.
Co-Director, Modeler, Lighter, Animator & Compositor May 2010 – Jun 2011
Hi-Tech, 3D Animated Short Film, Taiwan
● Designed & produced the animation short with 2 animation artists.
Spring Show 2015 - 3D Short Film, Third Place May 2015
Allen-Allen, Academy of Art University, San Francisco, CA
4C Digital Award - Animation, Quality Award Nov 2011
Hi-Tech, Industrial Development Bureau, MOEA (IDB), Taiwan
Young Designers Exhibition - Visual Communication Design, Judges' list Award May 2011
Hi-Tech, Taiwan Design Center, Taiwan
M.F.A., 3D Animation & Visual Effect 2011-2014
Academy of Art University, San Francisco, CA
B.F.A., Applied Art 2007-2011
Fu Jen Catholic University, Taiwan
MAYA | Unreal Engine 4 | Marmoset | AR Studio | Vray | Mental Ray | Arnold | Quixel Suite | Mari Substance Painter | Substance Designer | Mudbox | Nuke | After Effects | Photoshop