Dave Dind
Dave Dind
Environment Artist - Available for new opportunites
Toronto, Canada

Summary

Experienced 3D artist with a career focus on environment art creation in both games and children's animation.

Children's animation:

-True and the Rainbow Kingdom (Netflix/Cable - 2017 to 2020)
-Paw Patrol (Netflix/Cable - 2017 to 2018)

Shipped Titles:

-Disney's Magic Kingdoms (Mobile - 2016)
-CSI: Slots (Mobile - 2015)
-EPIC: Battle for Moonhaven (Mobile - 2013)
-UNO & Friends (Mobile - 2013)
-Asphalt 7: Heat (Mobile - 2012)
-Nakamas (PC - 2012)
-Tail Towns Friends (PC/Facebook - 2012)
-Webkinz (PC - 2011)
-Storm Hawks: Skyrace (PC - 2008)

Skills:

• High and low poly modelling for real-time and pre-rendered pipelines
• Highly skilled as a texture artist in both PBR and traditional workflows
• Technically minded with experience in modular asset creation
• Very capable at lighting and rendering
• Strong leadership and organizational abilities

Software Proficiency:

3ds Max
Maya
Photoshop
Substance
Quixel Suite
xNormal
Zbrush
Unreal 4
Unity
Redshift
Vray

Skills

Environment ModelingLow-poly ModelingHigh-poly ModelingHard Surface ModelingProp ModelingTexturingTexture BakingCharacter Modeling

Software proficiency

3ds Max
3ds Max
Maya
Maya
Mudbox
Mudbox
Photoshop
Photoshop
Marmoset Toolbag
Marmoset Toolbag
Unreal Engine
Unreal Engine
ZBrush
ZBrush
Unity
Unity
xNormal
xNormal
NDO
NDO
Redshift
Redshift

Productions

  • Truelgoo
    • TV Production
      True and the Rainbow Kingdom
    • Year
      2020
    • Role
      Surfacing Artist
    • Company
      Guru Studio
  • Paw patrol logo
    • TV Production
      Paw Patrol
    • Year
      2017
    • Role
      Surfacing Artist
    • Company
      Guru Studio
  • Disney magic kingdom 1 720x340
    • Mobile Game
      Disney Magic Kingdoms
    • Year
      2016
    • Role
      3D Environment Artist
    • Company
      Gameloft Entertainment Toronto
  • Play store logo
    • Mobile Game
      CSI: Slots
    • Year
      2015
    • Role
      3D Environment Artist
    • Company
      Gameloft Entertainment Toronto
  • Epic w logo
    • Mobile Game
      Epic: Battle for Moonhaven
    • Year
      2013
    • Role
      3D Environment Artist
    • Company
      Gameloft Entertainment Toronto
  • Uno logo
    • Mobile Game
      Uno & Friends
    • Year
      2013
    • Role
      3D Artist
    • Company
      Gameloft Entertainment Toronto
  • Asphalt 7
    • Mobile Game
      Asphalt 7: Heat
    • Year
      2012
    • Role
      3D Environment Artist
    • Company
      Gameloft Entertainment Toronto
  • Nakamas detail e1380142646712
    • Video Game
      Nakamas
    • Year
      2012
    • Role
      Art Lead
    • Company
      Ganz Interactive Inc.
  • Tailtowns logo
    • Video Game
      Tail Towns Friends
    • Year
      2012
    • Role
      3D Environment Artist/Co-Art Lead
    • Company
      Ganz Interactive Inc.
  • Webkinz logo
    • Video Game
      Webkinz
    • Year
      2005
    • Role
      3D Environment Artist
    • Company
      Ganz Interactive Inc.