Jeremy Chinn

Jeremy Chinn

CG Supervisor / Supervisor Modeler / 13 yrs

Atlanta, GA

Title Designer

Cinderella (2015)

Tomorrowland (2015)

Seventh Son (2015)

Million Dollar Arm (2014)

VFX Designer

Big Hero 6 (2014)

VFX Designer

Sin City: A Dame to Kill For (2014)

Title Designer

Planes: Fire & Rescue (2014)

VFX Designer

Guardians of the Galaxy (2014)

VFX Designer

Maleficent (2014)

Modeling Development Lead

300: Rise of an Empire (2014)

VFX Designer

Muppets Most Wanted (2014)

VFX Designer

Delivery Man (2013)

VFX Designer

Frozen (2013)

VFX Designer

Planes (2013)

Modeling Development Lead

Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters (2013)

Title Designer

The Lone Ranger (2013)

VFX Designer

Despicable Me 2 (2013)

Modeler

R.I.P.D. (2013)

Modeling Lead

Life of Pi (2012)

Modeling Lead

Fun Size (2012)

Modeling Lead

Snow White and the Huntsman (2012)

Modeler

The Hunger Games (2012)

Modeling Lead

Big Miracle (2012)

Modeler

The Cabin in the Woods (2012)

Modeling Lead

Alvin and the Chipmunks: Chipwrecked (2011)

Character Designer

X-Men: First Class (2011)

Modeling Lead

Wrecked (2011)

Modeling Lead

Hop (2011)

Modeler

Red Riding Hood (2011)

Modeling Lead

Little Fockers (2010)

Modeling Lead

Yogi Bear (2010)

Modeling Lead

Charlie St. Cloud (2010)

Modeler

The A-Team (2010)

Modeling Lead

Knight and Day (2010)

Modeler

Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief (2010)

Modeler

Marmaduke (2010)

Modeling Lead

Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel (2009)

Modeling Lead

Aliens in the Attic (2009)

Modeling Lead

Land of the Lost (2009)

Modeling Lead

Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian (2009)

Modeling Lead

Fast & Furious (2009)

Character Artist

NBA 2K9 (2008)

Character Artist

NHL 2K9 (2008)

Freelance Modeler

Star Trek: Conquest (2007)

NBA 2K8 (2007)

Modeler

Hostel: Part II (2007)

Ghost Rider (2007)

Visual Development Artist

Duck Duck Goose

Senior Modeler

Waste Paper

Work History
  • January 2016 - Present

    CG Supervisor

    Martoos Studios

  • January 2014 - Present

    Modeling Instructor

    CG Spectrum College

    Course instructional video creation, and one on one online teaching and mentoring.
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  • April 2015 - December 2015

    Modeler

    Walt Disney Imagineering

    Modeling, Sculpting
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  • March 2015 - December 2015

    Modeling Supervisor

    Eevolver

    Modeling, Team Supervision
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  • March 2013 - June 2015

    VFX Designer

    Lumeni Productions

    Motion design, VFX, and pipeline development.

    **Motion Designer**

    * Big Hero 6 (2014)
    * Despicable Me 2 (2013)
    * Delivery Man (2013)
    * Disney Nature Television
    * Frozen (2013)
    * Guardians of the Galaxy (2014)
    * Maleficent (2014)
    * Lone Ranger (2013)
    * Million Dollar Arm (2014)
    * Muppets Most Wanted (2014)
    * Planes (2013)
    * Planes: Fire & Rescue (2014)
    * Sin City: A Dame to Kill For (2014)
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  • January 2013 - March 2013

    Zbrush Instructor

    Studio Arts, Ltd.

    Taught an evening Zbrush 101 class to a variety of Art Directors and concept designers under the California ETP program.
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  • February 2012 - March 2013

    Modeling Development Lead

    Rhythm & Hues Studios

    Responsible for Maya modeling tools and workflow development, education, and efficiencies across all studios as well as facial blendshape and modeling supervision.

    **Features**

    * 300: Rise of an Empire (2013)
    * Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters (2013)
    * R.I.P.D. (2013)
    * The Seventh Son (2013)
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  • January 2009 - March 2012

    Modeling Lead

    Rhythm & Hues Studios

    Alternating between modeler and India modeling supervisor. Supervised up to 16 modelers across multiple shows to ensure quality and oversee training. I also created a Maya tool set to increase modeling efficiency and help standardize UV layout.

    **Features**

    * Aliens in the Attic (2009)
    * Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel (2009)
    * Alvin and the Chipmunks: Chip-Wrecked (2011)
    * Big Miracle (2012)
    * Fast & Furious (2009)
    * Fun Size (2012)
    * Hop (2011)
    * Knight and Day (2010)
    * Land of the Lost (2009)
    * Life of Pi (2012)
    * Lit
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  • June 2008 - December 2008

    Modeling TD

    Rhythm & Hues Studios

    **Features**

    * Land of the Lost (2009)
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  • January 2007 - June 2008

    Character Artist

    Visual Concepts

    Responsible for player head modeling and textures. I created a system to port heads between games as well as auto generate new players based on specification sheet. Worked with 2K China to ensure a quality controlled product on schedule.

    **Games**

    * NHL 2K9 (2008)
    * NBA 2K9 (2008)
    * NBA 2K8 (2007)
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  • October 2005 - November 2007

    Freelance Modeler

    Off the Rack Productions

    **Campaigns**

    * Star Trek interactive ride.
    * Netflix ad campaign
    * Towel Mates ad campaign.
    * Madonna Confessions world tour.
    * Bidfly website.
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  • October 2006 - December 2006

    Modeler / CGI Artist

    Barbed Wire FX

    **Features**

    * The Velvet Abstract (2007).
    * Hostel 2 (2007).

    **Commercial**

    * Young Jeezy "I Luv It" music video.
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  • February 2006 - October 2006

    Technical Director

    Brainiac Studios

    **Games**

    * Dreamscape: Siege.
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  • April 2006 - June 2006

    Digital Artist

    CafeFX

    **Features**

    * Ghost Rider (2007)
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  • May 2005 - December 2005

    Art Director

    LifeTalk Radio

    In charge of overseeing the creation of all creative assets.
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  • January 2004 - November 2004

    Character Artist

    SVAD Productions

    **Short Film**

    * "The Baptism"
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  • 2001 - 2001

    3D Animator

    CH2M HILL

    I served as a modeler / animator on multiple architectural visualization projects.
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Education
  • Savannah College of Art and Design

    2006 - 2006
  • Southern Adventist University

    2001 - 2005