Francois Daigle
Francois Daigle
3D Character Artist
Gatineau, Canada

Motivated, personable 3D Artist, and a proven track record of meeting stringent deadlines. Demonstrated history of producing 3D character concepts, storyboards, video compositing, broadcast promos, game assets and animations, creative and/or technical presentations. Flexible and versatile. Thrive in deadline-driven environments. Excellent team oriented skills.

Experience:
• Create character concepts and develop storyboards.
• Model, texture, rig and animate 3D characters, props and sets from design sketches.
• Create digital 3D models and textures of residential, commercial buildings for architectural visualizations and animations.
• Create digital 3D models and textures of vehicles, environments, props for technical and/or scientific animations.
• Produce digital videos to be used as part of multimedia presentations, corporate branding promos and event marketing.
• Produce corporate presentations using images, 3D characters and sets, live video, narration and soundtracks.
• Composite live video with 3D characters and objects.
• Produce graphic illustrations and animations for use in web page development.

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Skills

3D ModelingCharacter ModelingCharacter DesignArchitectural Visualization

Software proficiency

RizomUV
RizomUV
LightWave 3D
LightWave 3D
Maya
Maya
Modo
Modo
Photoshop
Photoshop
SketchBook Pro
SketchBook Pro
After Effects
After Effects
Substance Designer
Substance Designer
Marvelous Designer
Marvelous Designer
UVLayout
UVLayout
Premiere
Premiere
Substance Painter
Substance Painter

Experience

  • April 1998 - Present
    Lead 3D Artist at CADgraf Multimedia Inc.
    Gatineau, Canada

  • August 2009 - April 2010
    3D Artist at Distil Interactive
    Ottawa

  • May 2010 - April 2011
    3D Artist at Gladstone
    Ottawa

  • November 2012 - May 2014
    Lead 3D Artist at Apptastic Software
    Ottawa, Canada