Summary

I'm an animator and illustrator with over ten years of experience in film, commercial, and television. I've been making films since I was a kid and have a strong love for all things whimsical and macabre. I'm excited to collaborate with fellow creatives!

Credits

3/20 – 5/20

Character Animator – Ampli Cash Back App

Commercial/Ad — Big Giant Details
3/20 – 5/20

I provided character animation for a CG Goose in live action background plates. I worked remotely from home using Maya, and Trello and Shotgun to coordinate various shots with the other CG departments.

9/19 – 11/19

Runner The Masked Singer (Season 2)

Fox — Reality/Doc (TV) — Stoopid Buddy Stoodios Details
9/19 – 11/19

I was responsible for driving around town and picking up supplies needed to fabricate the costumes for the Masked Singer. When I wasn't needed for supply runs I was helping keep the shop clean and assisting on the costume fabrication.

9/18 – 11/18

Lead Animator Glory Sound Prep

Jon Bellion — Music Video — Neon Robotic Details
9/18 – 11/18

Animating characters for a Twitter ad campaign. The pieces were short and needed to loop.

4/10 – 7/18

Character Animator – Bent Image Lab

Details
4/10 – 7/18

Working on character animation for commercials, TV shows, and short films using Maya and 3DS Max. For some projects I was supervising other animators, but for the most part I was the lead animator for any given project.

8/15 – 9/15

Animator Prologue 3: The Witch Hunter by Austin Hillebrecht

Online — Film (Short) — deviantArt Details
8/15 – 9/15

I was asked by DevianArt and Summit Entertainment to create an animated short to be used as promotion for the film The Last Witch Hunter. I was responsible for taking the narration they provided and create storyboards, edit an animatic, create characters and environments, animate and composite all the elements together.

3/14 – 5/14

Character Animator Polariffic!

Hallmark — Animated (TV) — Bent Image Lab Details
3/14 – 5/14

I was the lead animator, coordinating and distributing animation work to a team of two other animators. I was also responsible for providing character animation for large segments of the Annie Award nominated short.

3/14 – 3/14

Animator The Story of the "Yes!" Movement

Online — Animated (TV) — World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) Details
3/14 – 3/14

I created and animated the assets, as well as edited an explainer video chronicling wrestler Daniel Bryan's journey to Wrestlemania.

Affiliations

  • SAG-AFTRA

Media

  • Austin Hillebrecht Character Animation Showreel

  • Coup de Cinema Opening Titles

Recos

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Education

Class of '08

Lifeway College

Advanced CG Animation

My Gear

  • Adobe Audition
  • Computer
  • Blue Microphone
  • Wacom Intuos Pro
  • Premiere Pro
  • After Effects
  • Maya

Skills

  • illustration
  • storyboarding
  • Adobe Premiere
  • Animation
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Adobe After Effects
  • Character Design
  • concept art