Summary

I am a character artist working on real-time assets, digital sculpts and 2d concepts.

SKILLS
· Photoshop
· 3DCoat
· Maya
· Zbrush
· UDK/Unreal
· Marmoset Toolbag

EXPERIENCE
Trendy Entertainment, Gainesville, FL
Character Artist - Apr 2013- Present
· Creating characters, enemies and creatures for Dungeon Defenders 2.
Full Sail University, Orlando, FL
Studio Artist - Aug 2008- Mar 2013
· Oversee production of student produced game levels in UDK.
· Manage groups as well as individuals to ensure monthly goals are met.
· Consistently troubleshoot common to advanced issues found in game asset
production pipeline.
· Ensure artistic and technical quality standards are met.
· Research and create methods for improving quality and workflow.
Freelance Character Artist
Self Employed - Apr 2009- Present
Created various characters and assets for games. Clients include;
· Skytrain Studios
· 24 Caret Games
· EPL Interactive

EDUCATION
University of Central Florida, Orlando, FL
Bachelor of Arts, Internet and Interactive Systems

Download resume here:
http://dan-art.com/DanPingston_Resume.pdf