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Zachary Leo | Elance
Last Sign-in: Jul 29, 2015

Zachary Leo

Visual Development Artist
   United States
  |   Astoria, NY


Minimum Hourly Rate $22

From the narrowest definition of the word, to the broadest, I am an artist. I live, learn, and lead others with passion. I create art with the same passion and I always reach for new heights, wish to learn new things, and achieve my goals.

I graduated from Rochester Institute of Technology where I earned a BFA in Illustration. As an Illustration major I developed skills in traditional and digital mediums. I also took Animation and Graphic Design courses, which allowed me to develop skills in traditional and digital animation, as well as...

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A poster for a made-up capoeira event. Digital painting
A cover for what would be an biography of Bruce Lee. Colored pencils with photoshop text
A fake advertisement for a energy bar product with a little Street Fighter flare to...
A conceptual watercolor illustration for a martial arts magazine spread for a...
An idea for a prehistoric, eruptive hot sauce. Colored pencils with photoshop text
A conceptual logo design for a magicians store. Digital mixed media
A set of 4 stamps with and deadly amphibious theme. Digital painting
A conceptual re-design of the already existing Tigerclaw logo. Vector illustration
Some conceptual logo variations for a company dealing with electronic technology....
A logo design for an artist-driven movement. Vector illustration
A logo design for a start-up yoga studio. Digital painting
A storyboard test using the winning goal for the FIFA finals. Pencil
A static shot of these two to give a sense of their character. Digital
Two more original characters of mine battling fierce fire-breathing lizards. Digital
Idea sketches for some goofy animals you'd encounter at a vet office on a kid's show....
A character sheet and mini-storyboard combo of my original character, Loki. Pencil
Yet another original character of mine, Max The Hardcore Squirrel along with some evil,...
Another original character, Bboy Froggy ripping up the dance floor with MC Subzer0 and...
Character reference for Bboy Froggy. Pencil
Hipster dinosaurs, a bee-girl and a flower, a capoeirista, and an iPod and iPad....
Section of storyboard done for a Blue Sky test. Digital
Short storyboard for a Public Service commercial. Digital
A team of Japanese monsters versus a team of some traditional monsters. Digital
NinjaDude and his companions and enemy. Digital mixed media
An original superhero I made for a hero trading card contest. Digital

Skills (5)



Whiteboard Animation Studio
Freelance Illustrator/Animator
2012 - Present
Storyboarding and animating.
Curious Pictures
Freelance Visual Development Artist
2011 - Present
Pitchbook creation, storyboarding, character and image design and touch-ups, and some animation.
Launchmark, Inc.
Freelance Graphic Designer
2010 - Present
Logo design and clean-up.
Asterisk Animation
Animation Production Assistant
2010 - 2010
Hand-drawn animation projects, character design, archiving information and delivering final products to clients.


Rochester Institute of Technology
Bachelor of Fine Arts
2007 - 2011
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November 2012
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