Pietro G Lantrua

Artist, animator, video editor, writer, photographer, all this and more

Summary

3D studio max. Extremely competent 3D/2D Animator all aspects covered. Specialising in Character Animation. 67 Viaduct Road, Brighton, East Sussex BN1 4ND Tel: 01273 233 052 Mob: 0777 913 2591 E-mail: pietro.g@ntlworld.com --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- D.O.B 16/05/1968 EDUCATION 1986 - 1988 Norfolk College of Arts and Technology, King?s Lynn, Norfolk ?A? Levels ? Art & Design ? Theatre Studies ?O? Levels ? English Language ? English Literature 1980 - 1985 King Edward VII Grammar School, King?s Lynn, Norfolk ?O? Levels ? Art & Design ? Theatre Studies CSEs ? English Language ? English Literature EMPLOYMENT 1998 - 2002 Cosmic Productions Position Held: Sole Trader ? 3D Animation for Arthur Andersen, Head and Shoulders, Nortel Networks, Big Time Pictures, Adams Trainor, BBC Learning Zone ? 3D Character Design and Modelling for Coyote Software Development ? Design, Creation and Archiving of short clip, licence free, stock footage CD collections for US-Company Framerate.com Ltd ? Video Editing and Post Production for Take The Biscuit Productions and Mademoiselle Eva Daurios 1996 - 1998 Future Shock Animations Ltd Position Held: Company Secretary / Director ? 3D Design and Modelling for Microprose Software Ltd and Sony-Psygnosis ? 3D Animation for 2-Sides TV, Air Europa, Nexus TV, Gateshead Council and The Post Office ? Internet Graphic Design for 1-2-1 Interactive Multimedia and Marks & Spencer 1993 - 1996 Prima Vera Studios Position Held: Sole Trader ? 2D / 3D Animation for BBC ? CGI Design and Modelling for Microprose Software Ltd ? Print Design for The Trumpington Publishing Company Ltd, Germains UK Ltd, Auto Shade Advertising, Hub Audio Design 1991 - 1993 Freelance Graphic Artist ? Set up a PC-based design studio and became proficient in the use of a number of 2D / 3D Graphics Programmes ? Designed, Produced and Distributed local trade directory 1988 - 1991 Freelance Artist ? Produced artwork for local businesses, portraits for private clients and pavement art ? Lived and worked in Northern Italy for 2 years accepting commissions from private clients and designing colour brochures for Palmino Designs 1985 - 1993 La Capanna Restaurant & Pietro?s Pizzeria ? Worked in family business as Chef, Waiter and Restaurant Manager SOFTWARE SKILLS ? Microsoft Windows, Microsoft Office, 3D-Max, 3-D Studio, Corel Draw, Xara Studio, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Premiere, Adobe Illustrator, Fractal Design Painter, Macromedia Director, Web Authoring for Netscape, DreamWeaver, Flash. INTERESTS ? Science fiction, reading, drawing, painting, creative writing, visual media, panelology, acting, comedy and playing with my son Billy ? I maintain a vibrant social life, and pride myself on my ability to mix with everyone. In addition to working part time with special needs children, I have assisted several University art students with their final projects, performed stand-up comedy and played the lead in the Kommedia?s production of ?Dracula? CURRENT PROJECTS ? I am currently working on a short film entitled ?Dances With Lampposts?, an animated comedy ?Action Aardvark? and ?Bud & Friends?, a children?s cartoon, which has attracted interest from Granada, Anglia TV and Nickelodeon REFERENCES ? Available on request

Portfolio

Cosmic Productions

http://kosmicklown.wordpress.com/

skills used: Illustration, 3D Studio Max, Photoshop, Illustrator, Dreamweaver, Writing, Wordpress, Adobe Premiere, 3D Modeling, 3D animation

Work Flexibility

Location flexibility

Within Brighton.
Within South East.
Within United Kingdom.
Would temporarily relocate.
Can telecommute.

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