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Beau Cadotte

United States,  Chicago Rochester Institute of Technology,  Senior Thesis,  May 23, 2015
As a child, I was very out going and loved the outdoors just like most kids do. One thing that really set me apart was my deep passion for video-games. From SEGA to Nintendo 64 to computer games like counter strike 1.5 /1.6 and ultimately to the original Xbox, my life has been shaped by these platforms and games. The Original Halo series and Xbox live in general has had the greatest impact on me. To enjoy competition and make friends with people all over the planet was so intriguing to me. So intriguing that even in High School I knew i wanted to be apart of such an industry, and hopefully one day be apart of something that impacts another child just like I was impacted in my past.

I derived my character From Bungie's newest title Destiny. Among many developers, Bungie has given me one of my favorite hobbies I've ever had in my 21 years so far. Playing competitively and exploring all the glitches and mods in Halo 2 set me down this path I am now currently on. Although I don't have the time to play much games anymore, I wish to work on them and finally be brought back into the community once again.
  • Animation
  • Design
  • Generalist (all)
  • Level Design
  • Modeling
  • Rigging
  • Story Development
  • Texture Painting
  • 3ds Max
  • After Effects
  • Keyshot Renderer
  • Maya
  • Mental Ray
  • Motion Builder
  • Mudbox
  • Photoshop
  • Unreal 4
  • V-Ray
  • Zbrush
Pixologic
  • NEXT-GEN GAMING
  • Student of the Year
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  • 1 Images
  • May 14, 2015
My character inside of the Unreal Engine 4 displaying some common animation cycles.

Note that some of the environmental assets are assets given to the community by Epic Games.

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