KARL TROLENBERG
DIGITAL ARTIST

 

WORK EXPERIENCE


ManTech
2003 2011

   Created 3D models including fully rigged/textured human and mechanical models for military training applications. Created 3D animations for military training applications. Created graphics and logos for DOD webpages. Created vector art illustrations for military training applications. Performed lead artist duties on several projects. Traveled on photo shoots to various military bases to collect reference material. Helped train several company employees on 3DS Max and other programs. 


LIPSinc.
2001 – 2002
 

   Created low-poly and high poly models, rigged characters for lip syncing software, created texture maps, CD labels, software packaging, and web page graphics. Worked with a team of programmers and artists under tight deadlines.


HiddenMind (formerly known as Widget Workshop)
1998

   Created web pages, logos, computer interfaces, and animations.


East Carolinian News Paper
1996 - 1997

   Created a weekly comic strip for the ECU campus newspaper.


EDUCATION


   Bachelors in Communication Arts from East Carolina University in 2000


   Graduated from Cary Senior High School 1995


TECHNICAL TRAINING/CONTINUING EDUCATION


   Enrolled in a week long course on 3D Studio Max animation at the Pratt institute in NYC 2005


   School of Communication Arts, certified in 3D animation. Classes in Max, Maya and Flash. 2000 – 2001


SOFTWARE
  

•  Autodesk 3D Studio Max, MotionBuilder, and Mudbox

•  Roadkill

•  Unreal Development Kit

•  Unity

•  Adobe Photoshop, After Effects, Illustrator, Audition, Dreamweaver, Fireworks, Image Ready, Flash, Acrobat 3D

•  Microsoft PowerPoint, Outlook, Word, Visual Web Developer

•  Corel Draw

•  Soundforge




EQUIPMENT


   Flatbed scanner, digital camera, digital video camera, slide scanner, SLR camera, and Wacom tablet.

 

 

   
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