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  BRENT J. ZORICH          MA          BSID

        PRINCIPAL  TECHNICAL  ARTIST
        WORLDWIDE PUBLISHED TECHNOLOGY ENTREPRENEUR
   
ANIMATION ::::: VFX ::::: XBOX ::::: PLAYSTATION

        •   VENTURE CAPITAL PRESENTER
        •   SIGGRAPH AND GDC BOOTH OWNER
        •   COLLEGIATE GUEST LECTURER: OVER 40 UNIVERSITIES
        •   FORMER LUCASFILM EXECUTIVE TRAINEE AND SKYWALKER RANCH ALUM
        •   WEEKLY CREATURE RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT ATTENDEE ALUM AT ILM
        •   PRESENTED FILM GAME CONVERGENCE WORK DIRECTLY TO GEORGE LUCAS
        •   COMBINED THE RIGGING OF ILM'S STAR WARS EP II : ATTACK OF THE CLONES' JANGO FETT
             WITH AHSOKA TANO FROM STAR WARS: THE CLONE WARS & BUILT ON THE XBOX CONSOLE
        •   RIGGING MILESTONES INCLUDE JABBA THE HUTT, BOBA FETT, & ULTIMATE EVIL
        •   250 UNIVERSITIES ON 6 CONTINENTS RECEIVED MY AUTORIGGER
            (NOTE: FACEBOOK LLC HAD A UNIVERSITY PENETRATION OF 85 UNIVERSITIES PRE SERIES A)
        •    ADVISED TO NOT SELL MY AUTORIGGING FORMULA BELOW 20 MILLION IN ACQUISITION
        •    MY AUTORIG TECHNOLOGY WAS FEATURED ON THE COVER OF A WORLDWIDE MAGAZINE
        •    PRESENTER TO SEVERAL FORTUNE 100 COMPANIES REGARDING MY AUTORIGGER'S ACQUISITION
        •    ACQUISITION NEGOTIATIONS BROKERED BY GOLDMAN SACHS ALUM FROM HARVARD UNIVERSITY
        •    SIGGRAPH CHAIR GAVE A PUBLIC ENDORSEMENT OF MY AUTORIGGING TECH AS "MINDBLOWING"
        •    AUTORIGGER COMPLETES 80 HOURS OF RIGGING & SKINNING AT THE LEVEL OF ILM IN 20 MIN
        •   REDESIGNED ELECTRONIC ARTS TOP TITLE, MADDEN NFL, RIGGING SYSTEM TO BE BASED OFF OF
            ANATOMICAL ACCURACY
        •   INTERVIEW, SCREEN, AND NEGOTIATE WITH VENTURE CAPITAL FIRMS FOR EQUITY INCLUDING
            THE FIRM OF KEVIN O’LEARY (ABC’S SHARK TANK)
        •   FRMR LUCASFILM BEST PRACTICES REVIEW COMMITTEE SELECTED BY PETER JACKSON'S FRMR CTO
        •   QUALITY ASSURANCE ON ILM'S BLOCK PARTY RIGGING SOFTWARE
        •   EXECUTIVE PROPOSAL WRITING AT LUCASFILM PASSED ON TO THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS
        •   FRMR INTERIOR ARCHITECT AT THE ARCHITECTURAL FIRMS RANKED #1 & #2 WORLDWIDE
        •   PROJECT ALUM OF GEORGE LUCAS,   STEVEN SPIELBERG,   JOHN MADDEN,   TIGER WOODS,
             JEFFREY KATZENBERG,   JK ROWLING,   M. ARTHUR GENSLER,   FRIEDL BOHM,   MICHAEL BAY

 

 

 

 

 


MY AUTORIGGING WORK IS ON THIS WORLDWIDE MAGAZINE'S DISC


 

 

 

 



WORLDWIDE TWO PAGE BIOGRAPHY


            









MY AUTORIG DESIGNS ARE A
WORLDWIDE COVER FEATURE


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

RIGGING PROTOTYPING
VIA MY PARTNER STUDIO


 

 

BASKETBALL RIGGING
DEVELOPMENT


 

 

FOOTBALL
LEAD RIGGING
DEVELOPMENT

 

 

• CO-FOUNDER •
• ACQUISITION REVIEWS •
• SIGGRAPH & GDC BOOTHS •

 

 

• BEST PRACTICES COMMITTEE •
• SKYWALKER RANCH ALUM •
• EXECUTIVE TRAINEE •

 

 

ARCHITECTURE FIRM
RANKED #1 WORLDWIDE
(INTERIOR ARCHITECT)

 

 

ARCHITECTURE FIRM
RANKED #2 WORLDWIDE
(INTERIOR ARCHITECT)

 

 

OUTREACH PROGRAM


 

 

RIGGING PROTOTYPING
VIA MY PARTNER STUDIO


 

 

PHOTOSHOP
PRE-RELEASE TEAM
FOR IPAD PRO 2

 

 

 

  • BS INDUSTRIAL DESIGN •
  • MASTERS OF ARTS •
 (ACCAD)

 

 

UNDERGRAD DEGREE
RETAIL DESIGN THESIS


 

 

MASTERS DEGREE
TECH ANIMATION THESIS


 

 

PRODUCT INVENTION
SUBMISSION TO CEO OFFICE


 

 

HARVARD BUSINESS ANGELS        
LLC ENGAGEMENT  
      

 

 

 

  ALUM OF NATION'S
  LARGEST FRATERNITY


 

 

WORLDWIDE MAGAZINE    
THREE TIME FEATURE    


 

 

    LLC ENGAGEMENT
    


 

 

    TOOL DEVELOPER
    


 

 

MODULAR RIGGING        
      
      



 

 

            CONTINUING STUDIES
           
IN LINEAR ALGEBRA

 

 

ALUM    
(SCHOLAR ATHLETE)   


 

 

    

ALUM OF FACILITY WHERE   
CGI WAS INVENTED 

   IN THE 1960'S 

 

 

 
    


 

 



 

 

WORK











 
FILM GAME CONVERGENCE DESIGN ENGINEERING
 
- MATCH UP COLOR CIRCLE ON BODYPART TO HIGHLIGHTED IP -
 
 
                                 SMART SKINNER CONTROL RIG TECHNICAL INFLUENCES
 
 
ILM BLOCK PARTY
2K SPORTS LUCAS ANIMATION
LUCASARTS
EA GAMES EA SPORTS
CHARACTERS EXPLORED AT LUCAS
EA GLOBAL RIGGING ATTENDEE

 

SMART SKINNER RIGGING WORKFLOW

APPROX 80 HOURS OF WORKFLOW CONSOLIDATED IN 20 MIN

(15K LINES OF CODE)

(ADVISED TO NOT SELL FORMULA BELOW 20 MILLION)

(ACQUISITION REVIEW FIVE TIMES)

MATCH UP NUMBER TO FUNCTIONAL BUTTON ON "GUI"

 
  START WITH YOUR MODEL GENERATE ILM LEVEL
CONTROL RIG
INSTANTLY
KEYFRAME CONTROL
RIG WITH GUI BUTTONS
OPTIMIZE CHARACTER
FOR IN GAME USE
WITH GUI
  GENERATE AND
ALIGN SKELETON
WITH GUI
ATTACH MODEL
TO SKELETON
WITH GUI
REFERENCE IN ZBRUSH,
NEXT - GEN, OR MOBILE
PROXY WITH CORRECT
SKIN WEIGHTS THAT
ALIGNS WITH MODEL.
TRANSFER WEIGHTS
THEN UNREFERENCE.
THIS HAPPENS ALL
WITHIN GUI.
TEST SKIN WEIGHTING
WITH GUI POSER LIBRARY
  EITHER OVER 80 HOURS SAVED
FOR UNITY IMPORT
  GENERATE MOCAP
HIK RIG WITH GUI
APPLY MOCAP DATA
TO HIK RIG IN MAYA
OPTIMIZE CHARACTER
FOR IN GAME USE WITH
GUI

 

VIDEOS

DEMO REEL

 

MY MAGAZINE PUBLISHED AUTORIGGING TECHNOLOGY I AUTHORED AT THE LEVEL OF ILM (FORMER EMPLOYER)

 

QUAD AUTORIGGING PRESENTATION

 

 

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