Eric Ehemann______________

310 621 1759 (cel)                eze_man1@hotmail.com         http://www.spaced-out-animation.com

Software Maya, Shave and Haircut, Nuke, Shake, After Effects, Photoshop, Mudbox,

               PF Track, Boujou.

Employment

CBS Digital-Los Angeles      Lead Animator/Generalist                 Summer  2010-Summer 2011

Responsible for leading team on various projects, animating, pipeline set-up, rigging vehicles, mo-cap

clean up,  modeling,  tracking, shaders, lighting, and compositing.  

 

FuriousFX–Burbank                      3D Generalist                              Fall 2008-Spring 2010

Rigging, animation, lighting, ncloth simulation, modeling, particle fx, shave and haircut.

                         

Gradient FX-Marina del Rey         3D Generalist                             Summer 2008                                  

Animation, lighting, shaders on various projects.

 

Beau Studio-Culver City                3D Generalist                Winter 2008- Spring 2008

Lighting, modeling, animation, rigging, matte painting, texture painting on various projects.

 

CBS Digital-Los Angeles      Lead Animator/Generalist                 Winter 2005- Winter 2008

Responsible for leading team on various projects, animating, pipeline set-up, rigging vehicles, characters,

 facial shapes,  modeling,  texture painting, tracking, shaders, lighting, and compositing.  

 

Brain Zoo Studio- Van Nuys           Character/FX TD                  Winter 2003- Winter 2005

Responsible for creating characters, modeling, cloth simulation, facial shapes, creation of skeleton and

enveloping of characters, rigging for motion capture, texture painting, shaders, lighting, compositing.     

     

LOOK! Effects-Hollywood           Character Modeler/TD                                        Fall 2003

Responsible for creating characters from designer sketches, including modeling, facial shapes, rigging

characters, creation of controllers for animation, painting textures, texturing and shaders.

 

Brain Zoo Studio- Van Nuys               Character/FX TD                    Winter- Summer 2003

Responsible for creating characters, modeling, cloth simulation, facial shapes, creation of skeleton,

 rigging for motion capture, texture painting, shaders, lighting, and compositing.

 

Money Shots -Santa Monica          3d Artist/TD                                             Summer 2002

Modeling  props, tracking camera movement by hand animation and Boujou.

 

CIS Hollywood- Hollywood                        Modeler                                       Summer 2002

Modeling various geological environments.

                            

Pixel Envy/Light Matters-Santa Monica   3d Artist/TD                 Winter 2001-Spring 2002

 Responsible for modeling, props, characters, set-extensions, vehicles, environments, animation,

 camera tracking, camera animation, texturing, shader creating, lighting, pre-visualization, and compositing.

 

Dream Theater – Van Nuys                        Character TD                                               2000    

Responsible for creating characters, including modeling, facial shapes, creation of skeleton and enveloping

characters,  rigging for motion capture, texture painting, lighting, and compositing.

 

Vivid Animation-Culver City   Character Modeler/TD                     Spring 1998-Winter 1999

 Work with multiple characters, modeling , and modeling blend shapes, and texture painting.

 

Black Box Digital- West Los Angeles Character Modeler/Animator                   Spring 1998

                Modeled character, set-up and animated.     

               

Associates in ArtSherman Oaks                                                                                        1997

Traditional Animation and Figure drawing emphasis.

 

Mississippi State University -Starkville, MS                                                     graduated   1995   

 B.F.A. in Graphic Design, emphasis in electronic visualization, and fine arts.

 

Nomination                            

 Nominated for Primetime Emmy in 2005-2006 for outstanding special visual effects for the

 miniseries Into the West.