Software Knowledge

Maya-Syflex-Flash-Toon Boom-Softimage XSI-3DSMax-Photoshop-  InDesign  -  Illustrator-  Combustion-AfterEffects-Premiere-  CTP   -Painter-

Sound Forge-Pro tools-Dreamweaver  -  PhotoPrint  -  Fusion (novice)

Relevant Experience

  • Exploration of human anatomy through model drawing - Decomposition of motion or finding the essence of a pose through gesture drawing. 
  • Use of different visual mediums - Stop-motion, hand drawn 2D animation, pixelation, paint on glass, charcoal and cutouts.
  • Understanding and appreciation of camera movement and cinematic aesthetics through formal analysis of films.
  • Experience in Motion-capture using Kaydara - Application of the produced motion data in XSI and Motion-Builder.
  • Experience in filming in Bluescreen - Color Keying or Chroma Keying in After Effects.
  • Well-versed in Photography - Knowledgeable with the equipment; cameras, lenses, lighting kit, lightmeters - Familiar with the techniques and with dark rooms and the printing process.
  • Familiarity with technical aspects involved in digital mediums, such as file formats, resolutions, conventions, principals, data transfers.

Awards and Accomplishments

The Fondation De Sève Undergraduate Award in Film Animation – presented on May 1st, 2008


  • Co-founded Lifestrummer Inc., which is a start up company engaged in the creation of personalized art work for its customers. The company offers comic creation services and merchandise for the wedding and personalized gifting industry.
  • Worked as a 3D Animator and Layout Artist on a successful 10 episode TV show entitled “Greatest Tank Battles”, which combines engrossing eyewitness accounts with immersive CGI recreations of historical battles.
  • Helped visualize scripts for independent short film directors through storyboards and concept drawings.
  • Produced a fully animated music video for a local Montreal band.
  • Produced a viral marketing video for an organic clothing entrepreneurial venture started by students from Richard Ivey School of Business.

Work Experience

Lead Artist / Co-FounderLifestrummer  : 2011

Create high-quality custom-made comic strips for clients. Set-up all aspects of the business and elaborate online marketing strategy.

Animator / Layout ArtistAcme Pictures : 2010-2009

Create Animatics according to a script and the Director's input. Refining the Animatic to its final form. Putting the final touches; secondary animation, assembly of the different assets that compose the shot.

Graphic Designer / Production Assistant  -  Sticky Media : 2009-2008

Making sure artwork, for advertisement purposes, is correct for print media; assurance of colour fidelity, resolution, formats and design work. Set-up of artwork on large format digital equipment and quality control of  final product.

Animator and Storyboard Artist  -  Freelance contracts   :  2008

Create  previsualization animations for live stage performances to evaluate  their feasibily and aesthetic appeal. Elaboration of storyboards for local filmakers, which establishes rythym and continuity of shots

Animator  -  Music video project  :  2007

Conceptualize and produce an animated music video for a local Montreal band called Invisible Man

Technical support for Videotron  -  Gexel   :  2006

Target clients needs with diplomacy and find best solution for their problem regarding their telecommunication services.

Electronics Technician  -  Gage Applied Technologies   :  2005-2004

Troubleshoot and calibrate digitizers. With a specialization in surface mount soldering.


  • Film
  • Learning to play the guitar
  • Art in all its forms
  • Litterature
  • Yoga


Aug 2005 - Apr 2008


Jan 2001 - Jan 2002


College Interdec
Aug 2001 - 2002

· Bachelor of Engineering program

École de Technologie Supérieure
Aug 1997 - Dec 2000


College Ahuntsic