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Ching-Ya Yang

United States,  San Francisco Academy of Art University,  MFA Animation & Visual Effects,  December 20, 2014
I'm a recently graduated texturing and lighting artist from the Academy of Art University. I was an animator for the first year. However, after taking the fundamental texture and lighting class, I found that I'm truly passionate about taking responsible for painting textures, surfacing and lighting, My thesis "Allen-Allen" is an animation short combining 2D and 3D. The animation short has totally 41 shots in 3D and I was in charge of all the texturing, lighting and compositing parts. I'm really thankful that I could have this chance to challenge myself and I' m also very grateful to my main instructor, Derek Flood, for teaching me how to organize the production pipeline and learning everything I need to know about texture, lighting and trouble shooting.
  • Animation
  • Compositing
  • Concept Art
  • Design
  • Editing
  • Lighting
  • Look Development
  • Matchmove
  • Matte Painting
  • Pre-visualisation
  • Story Development
  • Texture Painting
  • 3ds Max
  • After Effects
  • Matchmover
  • Maya
  • Mental Ray
  • Mudbox
  • Nuke
  • Photoshop
  • UV Layout
  • V-Ray
  • Student of the Year
  • 1157 Page Views
  • 10 Images
  • May 13, 2015
1. (00:03-00:51) Texturing, Surfacing, Hair, Fur, Lighting & Compositing.
These are couples of shots that I've picked from the animation short, Allen-Allen. I'm responsible for all the textures, shaders, hair, fur, lighting and compositing.

2. (00:52-01:01) Lighting, Compositing

3. (01:02-01:39) Texturing, Surfacing, Hair, Fur, Lighting & Compositing.
These are the turntables of two main characters in the animation short, Allen-Allen.
I used Mudbox and Mari for textures and Vray for rendering,

4. (01:40-01:55) Texturing, Surfacing, Lighting & Compositing.
These are some class projects that I did in school in order to advance my texturing skill.

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