Michael Linman
Michael Linman
2D/3D Artist
Detroit, United States of America

Summary

Currently work in Michigan
- Digital Illustration/Concept Artist
- Nuke Compositing/3D Generalist
- 13 year military veteran
- Bachelors of Science Degree (Media Arts and Animation)
- Freelance Artist
http://mllinman.wixsite.com/linmanstudios

Skills

Concept ArtDigital PaintingIllustrationMatte Painting3D ModelingNuke Compositing

Software proficiency

Photoshop
Photoshop
Maya
Maya
Nuke
Nuke
Keyshot
Keyshot
V-Ray
V-Ray
Redshift
Redshift
Substance Painter
Substance Painter
ZBrush
ZBrush
Arnold
Arnold
Unreal Engine
Unreal Engine
3DCoat
3DCoat
Modo
Modo

Productions

  • Hqdefault
    • Commercial / Advertisement
      Mercedes-Benz Winter Event Commercial
    • Year
      2016
    • Role
      VFX, Car Builds, Headlights and Taillights, CLA Closeup shot
    • Company
      Mackevision
  • Barracks
    • Movie
      The Barracks
    • Year
      2012
    • Role
      VFX supervisor, Producer
    • Company
      FanMade Productions
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    • Movie
      Biohazard Zombie Apocalypse
    • Year
      2011
    • Role
      VFX, Animation, TD
    • Company
      FanMade Productions
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    • Movie
      Cross
    • Year
      2011
    • Role
      Visual Effects
    • Company
      Freelance

Experience

  • Generalist at 3D Excite
    Royal Oak, United States of America
    October 2017 - Present

    Nuke Compositing, 3D VRay lighting, scene setup, Rendering

  • 2D 3D Artist at Freelance
    Detroit, United States of America
    December 2016 - Present

  • 3D Artist Generalist at Mackevision
    Detroit, United States of America
    February 2016 - December 2016

    Handle cad data conversion for auto manufactures, lighting, rendering in Vray for photorealism. 3D Modeling, rigging, animation, and Nuke compositing.

  • VFX Supervisor, Lead Artist at Fan Made Productions / S5 Entertainment
    Los Angeles , United States of America
    April 2010 - June 2014

    - Manage pipeline for VFX integration

    - Senior Nuke Compositor for live action/CGI integration

    - Color Correction and D.I.T, LUT creation

    - Manage artists and ensure quality work

    - Co-Direct and assist lighting and maximizing digital camera output

    - Direct/Co-Direct Greenscreen and tracking markers shots

    - Consult for VFX and Military related shoots

    - Handle pre-post production work load

    - Coordinate teams and Direct VFX for Live action and visual consultant on set

    - Military consultant for film

    - All visual elements and color correction

    - Lead artist, 3D modeler, Compositor, Animation, Concept Artist, Graphic Designer, HDRI creation for CG

    - Vehicle driver for steady cam

    - Directing RED Cinema camera for pickup shots and B-Roll