David S Rodriguez
David S Rodriguez
3D Artist
Greater New York City Area, United States of America

Summary

I seek to bring visual concepts to life by working with a motivated group of designers, artist, and innovators.

I come with the following features:
> Amazing communication skills
> Intense love of learning
> Seeing and understanding the connections between people
> Responsibility to complete tasks
> A smile

Software Proficiency Includes:
> Maya | Modo | ZBrush | Marvelous Designer | V-Ray | Keyshot | Photoshop

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Skills

3D ModelingDigital SculptingCharacter ModelingCharacter DesignHard Surface ModelingVehicle ModelingProp ModelingEnvironment ModelingEnvironment DesignHigh-poly ModelingLow-poly Modeling3D Visualization3D AnimationCharacter AnimationRenderingPBR TexturingPhysically Based RenderingLightingTexture BakingTexturingRetopology

Software proficiency

ZBrush
ZBrush
Maya
Maya
Modo
Modo
Keyshot
Keyshot
Marvelous Designer
Marvelous Designer
Photoshop
Photoshop
V-Ray
V-Ray

Experience

  • Mentorship at CG Spectrum
    June 2017 - August 2018

    > One-on-One tutoring with Jeremy Chinn

    > Daily instruction in Advanced 3D Modeling Techniques

    > Obtained a strong understanding of the Visual FX Pipeline

    > Mastered the use of ZBrush, its integration with Maya and Modo, and bringing final renders to completion

  • Theatre Technician at The Metropolitan Opera
    New York City, United States of America
    March 2009 - July 2016

    > Became the most trusted Stagehand in the Opera House

    > Built working relationships between various departments on a level rarely seen backstage.

    > As a Journeyman Scenic Carpenter, I led crews in the construction and rigging of scenery for new production

  • Scenic Carpenter at CBS Corporation
    New York City, United States of America
    June 2012 - August 2012

    > Part of the team building the new set for Anderson Cooper and the redesigned CBS Sports Center.

  • Event Producer at Art Meets Commerce
    New York City, United States of America
    September 2006 - December 2008

    > Managed company’s Nightmare: New York’s Most Terrifying Haunted House, rated one of the best in the U.S