About Me

A Creative Generalist with a 2:1 honours degree in CG Arts and Animation from the University for the Creative Arts. I possess a broad range of skills and several years experience in 3D and 2D animation production, as well as graphic design, motion graphics, video editing and illustration. My creative efforts have contributed to commercial digital and print media, broadcasting, cinema and video games, as well as non-commercial art pieces and exhibitions.

Creative Skills

Graphic Design

3D Animation Production:

Modelling, Animation and Texturing

2D Animation

Motion Graphics

Illustration

Video Editing

Compositing

Software Skills

Autodesk Maya

Adobe Photoshop

Adobe After Effects

 Adobe Premiere Pro

 Adobe Illustrator

 Adobe InDesign

Unreal Editor

Personal Skills

Versed Written and Verbal Communication

 Highly Dependable and Reliable

 Thorough Project Management Skills

A Passionate Student and Fast Learner

A Creative and Resourceful Problem Solver

Self-Motivated and Disciplined

Composed Under Pressure

Confident and Natural People Skills

A Strong Team Player

Committed to the Task at Hand

Work Experience

Picasso Pictures Animation Production Assistant

2016 - 2019

Contributed to Projects for:     

Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards 2017 - Commercials and Segment Bumpers

Smart Energy - ‘Gaz and Leccy’ Campaign

Maker's Mark - ‘Maker’s Christmas Workshop’ Commercial and Social Media

Maker’s Mark - ‘Pick, Dip, Wax’ VR Game     

Carrier Air Conditioning - Augmented Reality Commercial

Datsun - ‘Datto’ Commercial

La Salvetat - Various Commercials     

Yell Business - ‘What We Do Hasn’t Changed’ Campaign

Dairylea - ‘Snackers’ Social Media Marketing

BILLA - ‘Jamie’s Garden’ Commercials

Lida - Corporate Video for Ikea, Boots and O2

Hosparus Health - ‘The Candle’ Commercial

Dove - ‘I’m Fine’ Campaign     

Jane and Louise Wilson: Suspended Island - Motion Graphics for a Video Art Piece

Robinson's - 'Fruit Shoot' CG Commercial

 

Freelance Creative Generalist

2013 - Present

Independently Produced Work for:     

Clarke Rendall - CG Product Visualisation

University for the Creative Arts - Ident Development for New Designers

University for the Creative Arts - UCA/MASK Collaborative Animation

 

Picasso Pictures Freelance Production Assistant

2013

Contributed to Projects for:         

Kynect Healthcare - Television Commercial     

Feliway - Television Commercial 

Education

University for the Creative Arts

2011 - 2015

2:1  BA (Hons) CG Arts and Animation

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Valley Park Community School Sixth Form

2009 - 2011

© Steven Payne 2019