Name

David Diaz

About

I can offer 11 years of diverse experience as an animator and 3D generalist in the film and television industry working on both children's animated programming and live action visual effects. I love animation and am always looking for new opportunities and challenges that will allow me to improve my skills as an artist. I strive to consistently deliver my best work and aim to use my talents to become an animation lead or director.

I have dual U.S. and Canadian citizenship.

Specialties:
-Character animation in Maya
-Modeling
-Rigging
-Camera and object tracking in PF Track

Companies I have worked for include:
ENCORE VFX
NELVANA
CBC
C.O.R.E DIGITAL PICTURES
ZERO FRACTAL
IMAX
TRACE PICTURES

You can download my current resume below or see my full profile and work history here: ca.linkedin.com/in/daviddiaz28/

Resume

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Education

Feature Animation Body Mechanics workshop
iAnimate, online
April 2015 – June 2015
Digital Animation Certificate
Centennial College, Toronto, Canada
June 2003 – February 2004
Bachelor of Fine Arts in Computer Graphics
Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY
August 1999 – May 2003

Skills

  • Character animation
  • animation
  • modeling
  • rigging
  • camera tracking
  • object tracking
  • 3D generalist

Location

Oakville, ON