Owen Simons | Elance
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Owen Simons

CG Animator
   United Kingdom
  |   Birmingham, West Midlands


I am a freelance CG animator with over 11 years industry experience. I have a thorough knowledge of every aspect of CG production and have worked on a wealth of small and large scale projects from concept through to completion.

My greatest ability lies in 3D modelling, texturing, rigging and character animation. I am also accomplished at character design, creating storyboards, animatics, lighting, rendering, compositing and video editing.

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Service Description
Character Animation, 3d Modelling, Rigging, Textures, UV's, Lighting, Rendering, Compositing, Editting
Self Employed
Freelance 3D Animator and Artist
2012 - 2012
Freelance animator for a number of clients
Ragdoll Productions, Stratford upon Avon, England
Story Animator
2010 - 2012
The Adventures of Abney and Teal. Duties included layout, character keyframing, developing and expanding story ideas, making sure sequences were working correctly through character and camera direction, adding jokes, setup of scenes, modelling and rigging of props.
Self Employment
Animation Director
2011 - 2011
E4 STING - The Chase. I was responsible for all CG work, character design, modelling, rigging, animation, lighting, rendering and editing. The sting was chosen as the overall winner of the competition.
Dragonfly Media, Bristol, England
Modeller / Rigger / Character Animator
2010 - 2010
Cheltenham Ladies College Website. Modelled, rigged and animated a large number of characters that populated an interactive environment.
A Productions, Bristol, England
Lead Animator / Modeller / Rigger
2009 - 2010
Driver Danís Story Train / Driver Danís Story Train Preproduction. Lead animator on a childrenís TV series. As well as animating I provided guidance and mentoring to a team of 5 animators. Ensured work was running on schedule and was of a high standard. Modelling and rigging of characters and environments. Working with the animation director and director to develop the animation style. Creation of key generic animations.
Medi-Mation, London, England
Animator / Compositor
2008 - 2008
Bupa Medical Animation. Working remotely and individually from briefs to create a number of 2-3 minute animations showing medical conditions and surgical operations for the Bupa website.
Payment Terms
None specified
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