Work Experience

09 / 2016 - PRESENT

Senior Lighting TD / CG Artist, The Mill, New York

Responsible for lighting / lookdev/ compositing in CG production.

04 / 2013 - 08 / 2016

Senior Lighting TD / Lighting Lead, Mr. X Gotham, New York

Responsible for lighting / lookdev/ compositing for various feature films and TV shows, as well as lighting tool developments.

02 / 2013 - 03 / 2013

Freelance Lighting TD, The Mill, New York

Responsible for lighting  / lookdev / compositing for various commercial projects.

01 / 2013 - 02 / 2013

Freelance Lighting TD, MPC, New York

Responsible for lighting / lookdev/ compositing for super bowl commercial.

12 / 2012 - 01 / 2013

Freelance Lighting TD, Spontaneous, New York

Responsible for design / lighting / lookdev/ compositing for AT&T VES Presentation clip.

09 / 2010 - 11 / 2012

Freelance Lighting TD / 3D Generalist, The Mill, New York

Responsible for modeling / lookdev / lighting / compositing for various commercial projects.

08 / 2010 - 09 / 2010

Freelance 3D Generalist, Absolute Post, New York

Responsible for animation / lookdev / lighting / compositing for V8 commercial.

06 / 2010 - 06 / 2010

Freelance 3D Generalist, Click 3X, New York

Responsible for modeling / animation / lookdev / lighting / compositing for syfy channel commercial.

07 / 2006 - 06 / 2010

3D Generalist, Nailgun*, New York

Responsible for design / modeling / rigging / animation / lookdev / lighting /dynamics / compositing for various broadcast and commercial projects.

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Education

2003 - 2006

MFA in Computer Art

School of Visual Arts,  New York,  U.S.A

1996 - 2000

BFA in Civil Engineering

National Chiao Tung University,  Hsinchu City,  Taiwan

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Skills

  • Proficient in Maya, Arnold, V-Ray, Nuke, Mari, Substance Painter and Photoshop.

  • Knowledge in Houdini, Mantra, Renderman,  Unreal Engine.

  • Familiar with Color space and Linear workflow.

  • Capable of scripting in Python and MEL for tool development and trouble shooting.

  • Strong in color, composition and visual development.

  • Good understanding of both film and commercial pipelines.

  • ​Work fluently between multi-platform including Linux, Windows and Mac.

  • Highly responsible, well organized and work smoothly within a team.

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