Nick Martinelli
www.nickmartinelli.net
nick@nickmartinelli.net

Work Experience

May 10 - present   Freelance
                           Generalist
                           Worked with various houses in the New York area. Recent responsibilities have                            included rigging, ICE simulations, animation, lighting, tracking, rendering, critical                            thinking, etc.

May 08 - May 10   Spontaneous, New York, NY
                           Staff Technical Director
                           Involved in all aspects of production, but was mainly responsible for rigging,                            ICE simulations, animation, lighting and rendering. Also contributed heavily in                            critical thinking involving various technical issues of production.

May 07 - April 08   Freelance
                           Generalist
                           Worked with numerous companies in the New York Area on several on                            air spots. Responsibilities included look development, modeling,                            animation, lighting, tracking, and rendering.

Program Proficiency

• Autodesk Softimage                • Adobe Premiere Pro
• eyeon Digital Fusion                • Adobe After Effects
• Pixologic ZBrush                     • Adobe Photoshop
• 2d3 Boujou                            • PFTrack

Skills

• Rigging / Animation                 • Lighting / Rendering
• ICE                                        • Tracking
• Modeling                                 • Texturing / UVs
• Excellent problem solver
• Able to learn new skills and programs quickly
• Excellent communicator and very easy going
• Organized and team oriented

Education

2001 - 2006         Rutgers University
BA in Fine Arts with emphasis in Animation

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