Resume

 

 

Email: doug@restlessanimation.com

 

EXPERIENCE

Cartoon Network Studios

Regular Show

Animatic Scanner

  • Conform the board after the lock
    • Match all storyboard panels in Final Cut Pro
    • Match dialogue in Final Cut Pro
    • Slug the board
  • Send out audio and script for track read
  • Send out pickups for track read
  • Crop Storyboard panels for editing
  • Type pick up scripts for Track reader
  • Make audio samples for Voice actors

 

Fox Television Animation April 2009 – September 2014 

Family Guy

Storyboard P.A. October 2009 – September 2014

  • Solve any technical problems with Storyboard Pro 2.1
  • Explain how to use Storyboard 2.1 to the artists
  • Check/adjust individual settings in Storyboard Pro
  • Prepare copies of the storyboard/timing tests
  • Distribute production notes
  • Acquire any reference video needed for a show
  • Check in on the artists and Directors on the progress of their show
  • Update the progress report of the show
  • Prepare the locked board for the timers, and print it.
  • Print the board for the Supervising Directors
  • Copy the Supervising Directors notes and give to the Directors
  • Ship to the Production company in Korea
    • Make 3 copies of the storyboard
    • Make 2 copies of the x-sheets
    • Organize the boards, x-sheets, and lead sheets in the box
    • Print out the shipping labels
  • Scan the shipped boards and sheets for internal use
  • Prepare and distribute memos from the Supervising Directors
  • Scan/archive old/aired episodes of the shows digitally
  • Administrative tasks when the Production Coordinator is out
  •  Make sure the artists are assigned to a Director
  • Copy timing sheets and give to the Timing Supervisor
  • Make sure x-sheets go to the proper person (Director, Sup. Director, etc.)
  • Respond to any questions the production company in Korea might have
  • Give the Director line tests from the production company in Korea
  • Email the production company in Korea with the Directors notes, if any
  • Attend the lock and take notes
  • Draft and distribute the lock notes
  • Attend the storyboard launch
  • Draft and distribute the launch notes
  • Take notes and set up for handout meetings

Animatic P.A. April 2009 – October

  • Export the Storyboard Pro file to PSDs
  • Separate layers of PSDs
  • Alpha out any white area
  • Create and upload all PSDs for the Editors
  • Print the Board for the Writers Room

Apple Computers August 07 – January 10

  • Helped Customers with regarding questions
  • Explain which computer would be best suited to the customers needs
  • Troubleshoot computer problems
  • Taught free classes on iMovie, iDvd, iTunes, iPhone, and iPhoto
  • Set up the visual displays
  • Changed the front window displays
  • Cleaned the shelves and organize products to the new plan
  • Updated computers with new visuals and software

Intern, Chewbone Animation, Chicago

At Chewbone I helped on the film “A Time for All Seasonings”.

  • Effects
  • Digital Ink and Paint
  • Cleanup
  • Scanned drawings
  • In-between

Columbia College Film

In the final year long class, we produced a film.

  •  Slash And Mangle, Student Film Columbia College Chicago o Animated Scenes
  • Digital Ink and Paint
  • Sequence Supervisor
  • Scene Director

Computer Programs:

  • Photoshop
  • Toonboom Storyboard Pro
  • Flash
  • After Effects
  • Final Cut Pro
  • Illustrator
  • Digicell Flipbook

EDUCATION        2006
Columbia College Chicago
B.A.C. in Film/Video, concentration in Traditional Animation

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