Wednesday, April 24, 2013

Animation Reel

CG Animation, Sand Animation, and Digital Compositing all created by Willie Williams.

Tuesday, April 23, 2013

Film Festival Intro Animation

This is the 2012 SHSU Animation Festival Intro video I animated. Layout work in Maya, Rain, effects, lightning, and debris in After Effects. Post and Sound editing in Premiere.

Monday, April 2, 2012

2012 Resume

Willie Williams
4610 Ramona Dr.

Corpus Christi, TX 78416
University of Southern California – (2008-2011) Animation & Digital Arts
Master of Fine Arts Degree (Animation)
Texas A&M University-Kingsville – (2001-2006) Fine Art
Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree (Printmaking / Graphic Design)
Internship Experience
2012-Pres. Zoic Studios   Animation Intern
2011-2011 DreamWorks Animation Production Intern Puss in Boots Feature Film
Educational Instruction
2011-2011 University of Southern California Animation Summer Programs Workshop
Instructed the principles of animation in CG applications to university undergrad and graduate students.
2008-2011 University of Southern California Cinema Department Administrative Assistant
In charge of daily office duties including scheduling appointments for clients, student production organizations, and all documents for the Dean's office.
2009-2009 Inner-City Arts Para los NiƱos Elementary School Animation Instructor
Instructed the principles of animation in the traditional analog style to elementary students as part of a non-profit organization.
Production Experience
2012-2012 Atlas Media/ Clock Work Productions Production Assistant
2011-2012 Reel Simple Productions Freelance Animator
2010-2011 Unity Productions Foundation Freelance Editor
Awards and Honors
2010 Princess Grace Award Recipient (Film)
2010 Coke Refreshing Filmmaker's Award Finalist
"Our Legacy" Animator/Director
“Sold” Animator/Director
“A Mom’s Nightmare” Animator/Director
“My Hero” Storyboard Artist
Film Festivals / Exhibitions
2012 Adobe First Frame Film Festival Our Legacy
2012 Festival of the Arts Our Legacy
2010 Adobe First Frame Film Festival Sold
2010 Coke Refreshers Filmmaker Finalist My Hero
Software Experience
Autodesk Maya Animation / Modeling / Lighting
Nuke Compositing / Color Correction
Adobe After Effects Compositing
Adobe Photoshop Storyboarding/ Layout
Adobe Premier Editing
Microsoft Office Suite Administrative Tasks

Saturday, May 7, 2011

Coming Together

Ths is the latest cut of the film. All sand included. Just only 5 CG shots left to Animate. The final audio is in place and sound effects will be added later. Along wit the Matte Painting