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David S.

Visual Effects and Animation Tutor

Visual Effects and Animation Tutor

$30/hour

  • 63 hours tutoring

  • Fond Du Lac, WI 54935


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Response time: 6 hours

About David


Bio

I am a digital artist with a passion for animation and visual effects. I possess a B.S. in Animation from Huntington University, which gives me an extensive background to teach many aspects of 3D and 2D art and animation. Additionally, I have worked as a freelance visual effects artist in a wide range of areas and mediums.

If you're looking to learn any of these exciting fields, I guarantee that you will be satisfied with my instruction. Whether you're a total beginner, or you want to push...

I am a digital artist with a passion for animation and visual effects. I possess a B.S. in Animation from Huntington University, which gives me an extensive background to teach many aspects of 3D and 2D art and animation. Additionally, I have worked as a freelance visual effects artist in a wide range of areas and mediums.

If you're looking to learn any of these exciting fields, I guarantee that you will be satisfied with my instruction. Whether you're a total beginner, or you want to push your skills further, I can tailor lessons to fit you at whatever level you're at.

I provide my students with not just a process of what buttons to push, but an understanding of the hows and whys behind the techniques.

I would be happy to answer any questions that you may have.

Software Taught: Blender, Maya, After Effects, Photoshop, Nuke, Fusion, 3DEqualizer, Toon Boom Harmony


Education

Huntington University
Digital Media Arts

Policies

  • Hourly rate: $30
  • Rate details: All lessons are half-off through the holidays.
  • Tutor’s lessons: In-person and online
  • Travel policy: Within 30 miles of Fond Du Lac, WI 54935
  • Lesson cancellation: 12 hours notice required
  • Background check passed on 11/7/2015

  • Your first lesson is backed by our Good Fit Guarantee

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Subjects

Art

Adobe Photoshop,

Adobe Photoshop

I have over 6 years of experience in Photoshop in a variety of areas including photo editing, digital painting, compositing, and texturing.
Film,

Film

I studied film as part of my Digital Media Arts degree at Huntington University, including 1 year of cinematography. I have worked primarily on short films and music videos. I have also done postproduction on independent features and commercials.
Photography

Photography

I studied photography during my studies at Illinois Valley Community College. I also have 3-4 years of experience as a photojournalist. I can present common techniques, approaches, and compositional rules, as well as tips to use in a variety of situations. Furthermore, I can teach the photographic process from lighting and shooting to post-processing.

Business

Microsoft Word

Microsoft Word

I studied Microsoft Word at Illinois Valley Community College.

Computer

Adobe Photoshop,

Adobe Photoshop

I have over 6 years of experience in Photoshop in a variety of areas including photo editing, digital painting, compositing, and texturing.
Animation,

Animation

I have a Bachelor's degree in Digital Media Arts - Animation from Huntington University. I work primarily with 3D animation, but I also have experience with handdrawn, 2D digital, stopmotion, and charcoal animation. Professional experience includes work on freelance commercial projects.
Autodesk Maya,

Autodesk Maya

I have a Bachelor's degree in Animation from Huntington University where I was exposed to Maya and used the software for modeling, texturing, rigging, animation, FX, and rendering. I have been using the software for 6 years.
General Computer,

General Computer

A+ Certified computer technician with good experience with computer hardware and operating systems.
Microsoft Windows,

Microsoft Windows

I am an A+ Certified computer technician possessing a deep understanding of the Windows operating system. I am fully capable of troubleshooting and explaining complex technical subjects.
Microsoft Word,

Microsoft Word

I studied Microsoft Word at Illinois Valley Community College.
Photography

Photography

I studied photography during my studies at Illinois Valley Community College. I also have 3-4 years of experience as a photojournalist. I can present common techniques, approaches, and compositional rules, as well as tips to use in a variety of situations. Furthermore, I can teach the photographic process from lighting and shooting to post-processing.

Corporate Training

General Computer,

General Computer

A+ Certified computer technician with good experience with computer hardware and operating systems.
Microsoft Word

Microsoft Word

I studied Microsoft Word at Illinois Valley Community College.

Resources

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Ratings and Reviews


Rating

4.1 (16 ratings)
5 star
(9)
4 star
(3)
3 star
(2)
2 star
(1)
1 star
(1)

Reviews

Knowledgeable and patient

Great experience and will be taking many more lessons with David. Highly recommend. Very affordable rates that make it easier to take a few classes a week.

Edwin, 2 lessons with David

Good Tutor

He did my session on short notice and let me learn at my own pace and showed me what i needed to get my project done!

Mark, 1 lesson with David

$30/hour

David S.

$30/hour

  • No subscriptions or upfront payments

  • Only pay for the time you need

  • Find the right fit, or your first hour is free

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Response time: 6 hours