Lead 3D and VFX / Film maker @ Freelance 3D animator and Visual Effects artist
Freelance 3D contractor and VFX artist @ Digital-Tutors
Senior 3D/VFX artist/CG producer/CG director @ FREELANCE
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I am completely dedicated to the imagination, and as the motto states, "within the imagination, there is no law". The realm of 3D/2D and Visual FX is the best way for me to relay a message, portray an idea for a client, or simply let the mind run wild. I appreciate seeing ideas prosper and grow by
I am completely dedicated to the imagination, and as the motto states, "within the imagination, there is no law". The realm of 3D/2D and Visual FX is the best way for me to relay a message, portray an idea for a client, or simply let the mind run wild. I appreciate seeing ideas prosper and grow by thinking outside of the box. I find much enthusiasm in what I do and look forward to sharing with the industry and world at large.
Today, I consider myself an artist of many realms and have worn several hats - from artist to producer to creative director. If my work sparks your interest or you just have a general question, please feel free to get in touch by email at [email protected] or by visiting www.andylefton.com Thanks.
I am proficient in the following platforms of software:
Cinema 4D, Vray, Turbulence FD, After Effects, Premiere, Photoshop, Realflow. I am currently going through an FXTD course and getting my knowledge in 3DS Max, FumeFX, Pflow, Thinking particles and more! I also look forward to getting into NUKE and hopefully Maya as well.
Specialties: My personal attributes are focused on:
Modeling, animating, texturing, lighting, compositing, rendering,
Lead 3D and VFX / Film maker @ Currently working Freelance as Lead 3D and Visual Effects artist/director. Please feel free to contact me with any questions. www.andylefton.com From May 2014 to Present (1 year 8 months) Greater Minneapolis-St. Paul AreaFreelance 3D contractor and VFX artist @ Contractor with Digital Tutors to write, concept and create online digital content to teach lessons varying from 3D modeling and animation to visual effects and compositing. From March 2013 to Present (2 years 10 months) Senior 3D/VFX artist/CG producer/CG director @ I am currently a free agent in the Minneapolis area. Specializing in 3D animation, modeling, textures, compositing, motion tracking, producing and directing with all the bells and whistles in-between. From March 2013 to Present (2 years 10 months) Director, Animator, FX artist @ Two Worlds – 3D animated short film, Completed April. 2015
• Created storyboards, concepts art/illustration and previz
• Modeled, textured and animated all elements and characters
• Completed all comping, rendering, audio and video editing From June 2011 to April 2015 (3 years 11 months) Greater Minneapolis-St. Paul AreaLead 3D/VFX @ Lead 3D artist From May 2013 to May 2014 (1 year 1 month) Greater Minneapolis-St. Paul AreaSenior 3D/VFX artist and freelance @ Loads of Cinema 4D, Realflow, Vue, Photoshop, After Effects and all the bells and whistles in between. From September 2011 to December 2012 (1 year 4 months) 3D animator / VFX artist @ From July 2004 to September 2011 (7 years 3 months) Lead 3D and visual FX artist @ Lead 3D animator and Visual FX coordinator From January 2004 to July 2010 (6 years 7 months) 3d coordinator,modeler, animator, motion tracking @ supervised/created the integration of 3d elements and tracking into a 2d plate. This was a freelance contract project. From March 2007 to July 2007 (5 months)
Andy Lefton is skilled in: After Effects, Computer Animation, Compositing, Animation, Visual Effects, 3D, Cinema 4D, Character Animation, 3D Modeling, Traditional Animation, Premiere, Creative Direction, Lighting, Realflow, 3D rendering