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U. Seann McLafferty

Cell: 619.944.6180

3332 1st Ave.
San Diego, CA 92103


Desired Position

Environment Artist


Multitalented 3D artist with a Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree in Computer Animation and a Bachelor of Science Degree in Game Art and Design. He is a highly motivated technical artist who is able to work well under pressure.


  • Five years experience with Maya
  • Expert ability to create “clean” models in both high and low polygonal counts
  • Strong understanding of lighting, color theory, and composition
  • Heavy experience teaching others in the use of software and skill sets


02/2005 - Current SCEA Intern in Cinematics Department
- Environmental Artist for the cinematics of SOCOM 3, SOCOM PSP, NBA Shootout 2006, and an unannounced project. Duties include modeling and texturing of objects and buildings to be used in the final product.


02/2003 Relevo Por La Vida
Miami, FL
- Animated Short: “Soap Opera”
- Played in the Miami Orange Bowl


01/2002 - 07/2002 Miami International University of Art and Design Lead Modeler / Lead Texture Artist / Lead Lighting Artist
- Animated Short: “The Rescue”


2004 - 2005 Art Institute of California
San Diego, CA
BS in Game Art and Design


2001 - 2003 Miami International University
of Art and Design
Miami, FL
BFA in Computer Animation


3D Skills Summary:

Modeling - Low Poly and High Poly:

  • Organic
  • Structural
  • Plants
  • Vehicles
  • Humanoid

Procedural and File Texturing, Animation, Rigging, Skinning, UV Mapping, Particles, and working knowledge of MEL.


Digital Video Skills Summary:
Layer Compositing, Non-Linear Editing, Sound Synchronization


Other Skills:
Leadership and Organizational Skills, Interpersonal Skills, Windows and Mac Os, 60 Wpm typing speed, Computer hardware installation and troubleshooting

Software Skills

Maya Unlimited - 5 Years
Adobe After Effects - 5 Years
Adobe Photoshop - 5 Years
Adobe Premiere - 5 Years
Adobe Illustrator - 4 Years
3D Studio Max - 2 Years
Unreal 2004 Editor - 1 Months
ProTools - 6 Months

Secondary Software Skills

Microsoft Word, Microsoft Access, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Powerpoint, Microsoft Publisher