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Dmitry Popov
Dmitry Popov
Concept Artist (looking for work)
St. Petersburg, Russia

Summary

An experienced concept artist and 2D/3D designer.
I have been working in CG animation and game industry for over 13 years, and I have been involved in a dozen of game projects, including such titles as: Halo: Combat Evolved Anniversary, Armored Core: Verdict Day and others.
Actively searching new opportunities in game industry. I am open to offers to take a part in interesting and challenging projects.

Skills

Concept ArtMechanical DesignProps DesignCharacter DesignWeapon DesignTransport DesignbackgroundsMatte PaintingIllustrationStoryboarding3D ModelingVehicle ModelingWeapon ModelingHard Surface ModelingEnvironment ModelingCharacter ModelingHigh-poly ModelingLow-poly ModelingAirbrushSculptingArt Direction

Software proficiency

3ds Max
3ds Max
PaintTool SAI
PaintTool SAI
Photoshop
Photoshop
Illustrator
Illustrator
OpenCanvas
OpenCanvas
Maya
Maya
After Effects
After Effects
Toon Boom Studio
Toon Boom Studio
Manga Studio
Manga Studio
mental ray
mental ray
Flash
Flash
FumeFX
FumeFX

Productions

  • Armored core verdict day
    • Video Game
      Armored Core: Verdict Day
    • Year
      2013
    • Role
      Concept artist, Environment modeler
    • Company
      HeartBit Digital
  • Halo combat evolved anniversary
    • Video Game
      Halo: Combat Evolved Anniversary
    • Year
      2011
    • Role
      Concept artist, Environment modeler, GUI designer
    • Company
      Saber Interactive
  • 309554 inversion xbox 360 front cover
    • Video Game
      Inversion
    • Year
      2012
    • Role
      Concept artist
    • Company
      Saber Interactive

Experience

  • Freelance Concept artist / 2D/3D designer at Freelance
    September 2013 - Present

    • drawing concept art, comic, backgrounds

    • 3D modeling, texturing, etc.

    The game projects:

    - Molecats (iwait4)

    - HAWKEN (DLS) (Reloaded Games, Inc.)

  • Concept Artist / CG generalist at HeartBit Digital
    Sapporo, Japan
    September 2012 - August 2013

    The projects:

    - Armored Core: Verdict Day - FromSoftware / Namco Bandai PS3, Xbox360

    - Cutey Honey Flash - pachinko game

    - Evangelion: 3.33 You Can (Not) Redo - pachinko game

    - other projects (pachinko games, TV commercials)



    • drawing sketches, concept art, backgrounds, matte painting

    • low poly and high poly 3D modeling, texturing, etc.

  • Senior Concept Artist at Saber Interactive
    St.Petersburg, Russia
    June 2008 - August 2012

    The game projects:

    - Halo: CE Anniversary Microsoft Xbox360 (published)

    - Battle LA Konami PS3, Xbox360, PC (published)

    - Inversion Bandai-Namco PS3, Xbox360, PC (published)

    - God Mode Atlus PS3, Xbox360, PC (published)



    • Drawing concept art, designs of characters, weapons, vehicles, locations, environment.

    • low poly and high poly 3D modeling,texturing, GUI, etc.

  • Lead Artist at Parallax arts studio (Adamant Multimedia)
    St.Petersburg, Russia
    March 2004 - April 2008

    The game projects:

    - Hypnophobia - PC,Xbox360

    - Cool Gatling - PC

    - Exodus from the Earth - Strategy First PC,Xbox360 (published)

    - Utopia City - Reef Entertainment PC (published)

    - Liquidator2 - Reef Entertainment PC (published)

    • managing a team of concept artists

    • supervising the beginner artists and modelers, quality control of graphic content

    • drawing concept art, characters, weapons, vehicles, locations, environment

    • low poly and high poly 3D modeling, texturing

    • setting up of the illumination of game locations, light maps, etc.

  • CG artist, animator, modeler at Ataka
    St.Petersburg, Russia
    November 2001 - March 2004

    • 2D/3D animation, 3D modeling, post-production, editing

    • creating of materials, textures, setting up lighting and rendering

    • sketches, concept art

  • CG artist, animator at Presto
    St.Petersburg, Russia
    July 1998 - October 2001

    • animation for educational movies

    • illustrations for educational literature