Charles Gunter

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To be an invaluable component amongst a team of talented artists who breathe life into exciting and inspiring work that will continually push and expand my knowledge and skillsets within the 3D world with every project I have the pleasure to be a part of.

Software Knowledge

  • AutoDesk 3DS Max
  • VRAY
  • AutoDesk Maya
  • PolyTrans
  • Adobe Photoshop CC
  • Adobe AfterEffects CC
  • Adobe Premiere Pro CC
  • Adobe Illustrator CC
  • Adobe Dreamweaver CC
  • Microsoft Office Suite
  • Windows OS

Technical Skills

  • Polygon Modeling
  • UV Mapping
  • Shading & Texturing
  • Lighting
  • Animation
  • Multi-pass Rendering
  • Compositing
  • Working with a Render Farm
  • HTML
  • CSS

Professional Work Experience

June 2016 - Present Black's Market Table Houston, TX

Kitchen Staff

- Learning the ins/outs of kitchen operation regarding quality, cleanliness, safety, organization and efficiency

- In house Recipe / Recipe ingedients preparation for brunch / lunch / dinner services as well as various onsite / offsite / catering events

- Working alongside Executive Sous Chef / Sous Chefs to learn food preparation techniques and handling

Sept 2012 - June 2016 Adecetera Houston, TX

3D Artist / Motion Designer

- Compiling, Evaluating and Converting the client provided 3D data and reference materials

- Completed needed 3D file preps / organize, geometry cleanup / fixes, rigging and modeling of needed assets

- Creation of needed VRAY shaders, textures, camera / lighting / rendering setups for use in high-res animations and stylized / photoreal imagery

- Creating animations based on provided storyboards and discussions during team / client meetings

- Compositing work to generate the needed file deliverables for web / print images and animations

Aug 2011 - June 2012 New-Life Digital Media Nashville, TN

Order Puller & Packer / Injection Molding Operator / Printing Apprentice

- Pulled and Packaged fulfillment orders based on customers requests

- Operated high volume Injection Molding & Screen / Offset printing machinery

- Error and match checked the resulted digital media based on the provided master copies

- Mixed ink for screen printing based on PMS color formulas assuring a match to the customer provided proof

- Conducted routine cleaning of injection molding & print machinery

May 2008 - July 2011 Aniden Interactive Houston, TX

3D Artist / Technical Illustrator

- Attended meetings with document writers to discuss the graphics needed

- Compiling and Evaluating of all the provided 3D files and references materials

- Responsible for any needed modeling, shading, lighting, and Software / Mental Ray rendering setups

- Compositing from rendered passes for various Technical Illustrations for use in Web / Print based presentations

April 2008 - May 2008 Circuit City Orlando, FL

PC Repair Technician

- Conducted diagnosis on faulty systems for repair

- Completed various Hardware / Software repairs as well as made recommendations based on customer's desired budgetary, performance and application needs

February 2008 - March 2008 Two Door FX Orlando, FL

Internship : Assistant to VFX Supervisor

- Attended Daily meetings with Director / Production Staff to discuss shot breakdowns and schedules

- Generated Diagrams / Written Explanations of daily shots for use in VFX post work

- Documented onset measurements, placed / recorded markers for tracking, took reference photos and collected camera information

March 2003 - January 2006 Metro Medical Inc Nashville, TN

Accounts Receivable Representative

- Worked with Doctors / Insurance / Patients to resolve insurance billing issues and discrepancies

- Communicated between Patients / Insurance to assure that medical files were current and complete


Full Sail UniversityWinter Park, FL

Bachelor Degree of Applied Science in Computer Animation

Graduation Date : February 8th, 2008

ITT Technical InstituteNashville, TN

Associate Degree of Applied Science in Multimedia

Graduation Date : June 16th, 2005

Academic Awards

Full Sail University - Salutatorian of the 2008 Graduating class

ITT Technical Institute - Valedictorian of the 2005 Graduating class

ITT Technical Institute - Graduated with Highest Honors for Academical Achievements

Iron Cross

Professional Recommendations