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Justin Knause | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Jul 15, 2012

Justin Knause

CG & Digital Artist
   United States
  |   Phoenix, AZ

Overview

My background is in entertainment rigging & lighting. I have managed and built some of Hollywood's biggest award shows and parties. Some projects I have worked on include the Academy Awards, Emmy's & Grammy's Governors's Balls and as of most recently, the 2012 Golden Globe awards, however, my passion has always been my art and working in the 3D world. I graduated in 03 with a B.F.A and I am nearing completion of my 2nd degree in Media Arts & Animation from the Art Institute of Phoenix. My forte is fine sculpting in Maya and Z-Brush and I...

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Portfolio

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Skills (10)

Tested
Adobe Photoshop CS5
Maya
Z-Brush
Adobe Dreamweaver
3dS Max 10
Adobe Fireworks CS5
Adobe Flash CS5
Adobe Illustrator CS5
Adobe Soundbooth CS5
Adobe Premiere

Service Description

Summary of Proficiency's:

Fine sculpting and painting in various 3D applications

Organic and Hard Surface Modeling

UV and Texture Mapping

Character Rigging and Animation

Character and Background Design

Digital Art and Painting using Photoshop

Graphic Artist and Web Designer

Special Effects and Particle Systems

Management and leadership in a team environment

Additional background in entertainment rigging and lighting

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Employment

AV Concepts, Tempe AZ
Rigging & Lighting Technician
2010 - 2012
Specialize in building the rigging and lighting for corporate and production events. I also created 3D signage for the 2011 Phoenix Auto Show.
Icarus Rigging, Glendale CA
Lead Entertainment Rigger
2008 - 2012
Managed and built rigging structures for high end events, award shows and concerts. The Golden Globe Awards, Academy Awards, Emmys, and Grammys Governors Balls are just a few events that I was a...

Education

The Art Institute of Phoenix, Phoenix AZ
Bachelor of Arts, Media Arts & Animation
2010 - 2012
Edinboro University of Pennsylvania, Edinboro PA
Bachelor of Fine Arts, 3D Animation
1999 - 2003

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