Jeremy Smith

3D Modeller and Animator

Date of Birth: September 15th, 1984
Current location: Cape Town, South Africa
Nationality: South African
Languages: English (mother tongue), Afrikaans (basic)

Skills/Systems Experience

3D modelling and animation (3DS Max primarily, basic level of Maya and Softimage)
Texturing (Photoshop)
Web design and layout (Photoshop, Illustrator and Imageready )
HTML (Dreamweaver, text applications)
Video Editing (Adobe Premiere Pro, Final Cut Pro)
MS Office Applications (Excel, Word, Powerpoint)

Educational Qualifications

2004 - 2006
The University of Cape Town

B.A. in Film and Media Production completed full-time (Upper 2nd awarded). Majors included Film Studies and Media Studies, with additional English Literature courses. Awarded class medal for the animated short Rebirth (final project), in the Interactive Media production stream.

Mid 2001 - 2002
Damelin College, Cape Town

Full Matric Exemption with Merit (A Level Equivalent) - 6 Subjects

1998 - Mid 2001
Westerford High School, Cape Town

Work Experience

Aug 2008 - Jan 2009
Creative Virtual, London
Worked as a junior author, creating dialogs and responses for online virtual assistants.
Jan - Apr 2008
Systemsmiths, Cape Town

Designed and coded the website for the software company.
Jul - Nov 2007
What on Earth Gourmet Organic Food, London
Worked full-time as an office administrator.
Apr - Jun 2007
Pell & Bales, London
Worked as a telephone representative, raising funds for Macmillan Cancer Research and the British Heart Foundation.
Responsibilities: March 2007
Blink Productions, London

Worked as an on-set assistant for an advertisement for client Big Yellow Self Storage.
Responsibilities: Sep - Nov 2006
Christopher Moolenschot (freelance work), Cape Town

Produced artwork and animation for a World-War 2-themed cell phone game, entitled MiniBattle. This game was the main component of Moolenschot's final computer science honours project for the University of Cape Town.
Responsibilities: Feb - Nov 2006
The University of Cape Town (UCT)

Worked as a part-time tutor in the University of Cape Town's Mendi computer lab.
Responsibilities: Mar - May 2003
Velocity Films, Cape Town

Worked as a Production Assistant on a film shoot for client Mode Weber.

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