Thangarasu is a professional CG artist who is specialized in the creation of highly-detailed CG art work. He always enjoys using his imagination to envision new ideas. He has a deep passion in  Painting , photography, Riding, and traveling, which is where most of his inspirations originate. He is currently crafting many of CG art work with the Freelance team at VFX and Animation studios. 

      Experience

            *Freelance 3D Artist , India

                            Modeling/Texture/grooming

                            Responsible for Character , Environment Modeling /Texture and Grooming ,look and development 

                       shaders, solving technical issues in texturing workflow.

                              

               * Mr.X Inc , India                                         _  Jul 2018 - Jan 2019

                       Show Asset Lead

                              Responsible for Asset Texturing and Modeling photogrammetry scanning workflow,department activities, look and development 

                       shaders, solving technical issues in texturing workflow. 

                               _Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark                         _Future film_Vfx

                               _goosebumps 2                                                   _Future film_Vfx 

                               _Shazam                                                              _Future film_Vfx 

                               _Monster hunters                                                 _Future film_Vfx

                               _Carnival                                                              _Net series_Vfx

            *Base FX , China                                     _  Sep 2017  - Dec 2017

                       Senior Surfacing/Groom Artist

​                            Responsible for Character Texturing , Grooming , look and development shaders

                               _Wish Dragon_Animated Future film


            *Dream Works Animation , India             _ Mar 2016 - Jan 2017 , Jan 2011 - Aug 2014

                       Senior Surfacing Artist

                             Responsible for  Surfacing to organic and inorganic models as per the project requirements, look and development shaders,                             fur creation and solving technical issues in texturing workflow.

                                _ Boss baby_Animated Future film

                                _The Penguins of Madagascar                          _Animated Future film

                                _ How To Train Your Dragon2                            _Animated Future film

                                _ Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted           _Animated Future film    

                                _ Madly Madagascar                                          _Animated Future film

                                _ Puss in Boots                                                   _Animated Future film    

                                _ Puss in Boots The Three Diablos                    _DVD

                                _ The Pig Who Cried Wolf                                  _DVD

            *KRU Studios , Malaysia                        _ Jan 2015  _  Feb 2016

                       Character Texturing Head of Department

                              Responsible for Character Texturing pipeline and workflow, department activities, look and development shaders, Solving technical issues

                       in texturing workflow , team activities and management

                                 _ Wheely                                                           _Animated future film

 

            *Crest Animation Studios , India          _ Sep 2007 - Jan 2011 

 

 

                        Senior Character Texturing Artist

                              Responsible for Creating UV unwrap and texturing for organic and inorganic models as per the project requirements, look and

                       development shaders  and fur creation, and solving technical issues in texturing workflow.

                               _ Norm of the North                                             _Animated Future film

                               _ Alpha and Omega                                             _Animated future film

                               _ Barnyard                                                           _Net series

             *Tata Elxsi Ltd  , India                           _ Nov 2006 - Aug 2007  

                        Environment Texturing Artist

                            Responsible for Environment Texturing and UV unwrap

                               _ Road side Romeo                                            _Animated future film

             *Ocher Studios Ltd  , India                 _Mar 2005 - Oct 2006    

                          Modeling/Texturing Artist

                             Responsible for Modeling and texturing for Vfx , look and development shaders  and fur creation, and solving technical issues in

​                        texturing workflow.

                             _Sultan the Warrior                                               _Animated future film

                             _Om Ganesha                                                       _ Animated future film

                             _ Sivaji                                                                   _future film_Vfx

                             _ Sakkara Katti                                                      _future film_Vfx

               *AC pillai , India                                  _Mar 2001 - Jan 2005

                            Associate Art Director,Production Designer

                              Responsible for Production Design, Set Creation, Interiors and Environment for Tamil future film

                             _ Paruthiveran                                                       _Tamil future film

                             _Aacharriya                                                           _Tamil future film

       Education

                     *Government College of Fine Arts , Chennai,University of Madras

                         Master of Fine Arts - MFA, Painting · (2003 - 2005)


                 *Government College of Fine Arts ,Chennai,University of Madras

                                  Bachelor of Fine Arts, Painting · (1999 - 2003)

       Skills

                  Autodesk  Maya,

               Pixologic  Zbrush, 

               Foundry  Mari, 

               Substance painter,

               Foundry Katana

               Foundry Nuke

               Adobe  Photoshop, After Effect, 

               RenderMan, 

               Arnold,

               Mental Ray, 

               Chaos Group  V-Ray,

               Redshift,

               houdini

               Agisoft photoscan

               Reality capture

      Language

              Tamil , English , Hindi

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