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Victor Malcervelli

mobile: 814-397-7708
email: vmalcervelli@gmail.com

Traditional & Digital Character Animation, Art, Design, 2-D Effects, & Story Boards

QUALIFCATION
SUMMARY
Flash/Toon Boom animator with 4+ years professional experience specializing in character rigging, animation, and effects. Have worked independently and in group environments to create production quality art & motion for commercials, web shorts, games, and television.
PROFESSIONAL
SKILLS
Traditional Animation Pipeline, Layout to Clean Up (Flash, Toon Boom, and Paper)
2-D Puppet Animation (Flash and Toon Boom)
Flash Character Rigging (Some Toon Boom Animate Pro Rigging)
2-D Effects Animation (Flash & Toon Boom)
Concept, Character, & Background Design
Storyboards (Photoshop, Flash)
3-D Modeling (ZBrush particularly- some Maya knowledge)
3-D Animation (Maya)

ADDITIONAL SKILLS

Excellent communicator
Enthusiastic and upbeat attitude
Passion for Life Drawing/ Anatomy
Enjoy learning & teaching/guiding

SOFTWARE EXPERIENCE

Expert Level:
Adobe Flash CS3-CS6
Adobe Photoshop CS3-CS6
Toon Boom Animate & Animate Pro
Pixologic ZBrush (modeling, texturing, and re-topology)

Other Software experience:
Autodesk Maya (animation & some modeling experience)
Adobe Illustrator
Adobe After Effects
Corel Painter
Newtek Lightwave (modeling & animation)
Sony Vegas
Adobe Premiere
Autodesk Sketchbook Pro

Mac or PC

WORK EXPERIENCE

Obsolete Robot, Art Director- Character and Background design for 3D MasterCard Commercial September 2012

Ghost Crew, Background/Character Designs & Effects Animation for Monstercat (online music community) one year anniversary video July 2012 - September 2012

Cosmic Toast Animation Studios, Flash Rigging and animation on two television pilots and a web series May 2012- August 2012

Obsolete Robot, Lead Art Design / Animator for IOS Game, Flash and Photoshop, January 2012 to Present (Ongoing)

Wolf & Crow, Animated Sir Paul McCartney (!)- Traditional Animation, Flash, Photoshop, and After Effects; Commercial for Apple & The Beatles - November 2011

Moquay Productions, Toon Boom Animate Pro, Cut-Out style animation; Skydive Dubai, August - October 2011

Wolf & Crow, Traditional & Flash; Commercial for Apple, August 2011

Gunshop.tv, Photoshop, Storyboards; Live action commercial for Bank of America, July 2011

Gunshop.tv, BGs, Storyboards, & Animation for Flash Animated Playboy series, "Celebrity Sex Tales", March - June 2011

South Park Studios, Maya, 1 week Paid Animation Training, March 2011

More Frames LLC, Photoshop, Additional character animation, Acer promo, January - February 2011

SDF-1, Flash, commercial for Yahoo, December 2010

More Frames LLC, Photoshop, After Effects, Vegas, character design & motion graphics animation, 3 min promo, Acer, Sept-Dec 2010

Blue Couch Media, Flash, Lead Character Animator- 10 animations for And1 website, September - November 2009

Hilton Media Management, Animation Intern, May - July 2009

Jesus Slays LLC, Toon Boom Studio, three 15 second animations for TV pilot “Bad Apples”, May 2009

EDUCATION Edinboro University of Pennsylvania
Bachelor of Fine Arts: Animation
Graduated, 2008
AWARDS
  • Edinboro University of Pennsylvania Board of Governors Tuition Waiver (Full
    Academic Scholarship)
  • Arts and Entertainment Scholarship, through Hispanic Heritage Awards
    Foundation & Warner Brothers
LANGUAGES

English
Spanish

PROFESSIONAL REFERENCES        References available upon request.