R E S U M É

TYLER RAYMOND HOOLAEFF
#104 - 725 West 7th Ave
Vancouver, BC
V5Z 1B9
Phone 778-928-3334
Email: tyler@tholp.com

Web:www.tholp.com

 
OBJECTIVE: To obtain a challenging position as a character animator.
 
 
EMPLOYMENT HISTORY
 
July 13-
August 13
 
Waterproof Studios

 

SeniorCharacter Animator
Duties include: Character animation on Shadow of the Beast

 
April 13-
June 13
 
Bron Studios

 

Character Animator
Duties include: Character animation on Mighty Mighty Monsters

 
0ctober 12-
March 13
 
Keypix Productions

 

Senior Character Animator
Duties include: Character animation for an unannounced title

 
May 12 -
August 12
 
Goldtooth Creative

 

Lead Cinimatic Character Animator
Duties include: Character animation for Square Enix' Sleeping Dogs and Microsofts Forza Horizon.

Supervision, Direction and trouble shooting.

 
January 12-
May 12
 
Keypix Productions

 

Senior Character Animator
Duties include: Character animation for Disney's Santa Paws II

 
June 10 -
November 10
 
Goldtooth Creative

 

Lead Cinimatic Character Animator
Duties include: Character animation for Activision's Prototype 2
Supervision, Direction and trouble shooting.

 
December 10-
May 11
 
Bardel Entertainment Inc.

 

Lead Character Animator
Duties include: Character Animation for Planet Sheen.
Supervision, Direction and trouble shooting.

 
June 10 -
November 10
 
Goldtooth Creative

 

Senior Character Animator / Lead Facial Animator
Duties include: Character animation for Deus Ex Human Revolution

 
December 09 -
June 10
 
Rainmaker Entertainment

 

Senior Character Animator
Duties include: Character animation for Max Steel 7.

 
July 09 -
November 09
 
Frantic Films / Prime Focus

 

Character Animator
Duties include: Previz animation for Zack Snyder’s Suckerpunch.

 
December 07 -
August 08
 
Radical Entertainment.

 

Character Animator
Duties include: Character animation for Crash: Mind over Mutant.
Including in game, cut scene, and non playable character animation.


 
January 07 -
November 07
 
Northwest Imaging & FX.

 

Lead Character Animator
Duties include: Character animation for Jibber Jabber.
Supervision and trouble shooting.


 
February 04 -
January 07
 
Bardel Entertainment Inc.

 

Character Animator (September 08 – November 08)
Duties include: Character animation for Zeke’s Pad.Pose testing through to final character animation.

Character Animator (February 06 - January 07)
Duties include: Character animation for Viva Pinata
. Pose testing through to final character animation.

Character Animator (July 05 - August 05)
Duties include: Character animation for Vanguard's
Happily Never After. Pose testing through to final character animation.

Lead Character Animator (November 04 - June 05)
Duties include: Character animation on Dragons 2 The Metal Ages.
Supervision and trouble shooting, opening and locking up the studio.

Character Animator (January 04 - July 04)
Duties include: Character animation on Dragons Fire and Ice.
Including the creation of complex shots hosting upwards of 200 characters.

 
October 05 -
March 06
 
Ai CDIS Burnaby

 

Instructor - Animation in Maya
Duties include: Teaching, evaluating, and grading.


 
January 05 -
July 05
 
Surrey College

  Instructor - Animation in Maya
Duties include: Teaching Intro and Advanced level classes
and preparing the curriculums for each.
 
May 04 -
August 04

 
Nitrogen Studios Canada Inc.

  Character Animator
Duties include: Character animation for AOL Supper Buddy Icons.
Freelance based.
 
January 04 -
February 04

 
Stargate Digital

  Character Animator
Duties include:
previs animation for 5 Days to Midnight.
previs animation for American Meltdown
previs and minor matte painting for Jake 2.0
 
June 03 -
August 03

 
Image Engine Design

  Character Animator
Duties include:
previs animation for I, Robot.
previs animation for Scooby-Doo 2
minor modeling, texturing, and compositing.
 
July 02 -
Present

 
Hot Dog Day Entertainment Inc.

  - Production Lead
- Animation Lead
- Voice Actor Director
Modeler, Texture artist, Burnaby BC
Duties include character animation, environment modeling, constructing and applying character blend shapes, laying out uv's, painting texture maps, recruiting and directing voice actors.
 
July 02 -
Present

 
Private Web design Contracts

  Web site consultant / designer
Duties include building a client base, web site consultations, project management, layout design, graphic design, html, maintenance, and website re-design.
  Recent Web Design Projects:
 
January 02 -
Present

 
Paradox Consulting Group, Inc.

  Web site design, Burnaby, BC
Duties include layout design, graphic design, html, and website re-design.
  Recent Web design projects:
 
September 99-
September 01
 
IMG Internet/PCNET

  Web site design and Technical support, including ADSL installation, Penticton, BC
Duties include layout design, graphic design, html, search engine registration, ADSL installations, wireless internet installations, ISP POWER, customer service, handling cash, and telephone technical support.
  Some Web design projects:
February 97-
June 99

 
  Office Assistant, Penticton, BC
Duties include filing, computer applications, and other office preparations.
 
December 99-
March 01
 
Apex Mountain Resort

  Snowboard Instructor, Penticton, BC
Duties include level one snowboard instruction for all ages, and occasional resort maintenance.
 
July 99-
September 01
 
Coyote Cruises River Channel Rafting

  Customer Service, Penticton, BC
Duties include handing out and collecting floatation devices, helping customers in and out of the water, loading and unloading the busses, handling cash and repairing leaking floatation devices.


 
EDUCATION
 
February 03  
Digital Animation Masters Program

 
AI Centre for Digital Imaging and Sound (AI - CDIS)
Burnaby, BC
 
June 02  
Character Animation Program

  AI Centre for Digital Imaging and Sound (AI - CDIS)
Burnaby, BC
 
June 00  
Grade 12

  Penticton Secondary School
Penticton, BC
 
November 99  
Level One CASI Course

  Canadian Association of Snowboard Instructors
Apex Mountain Resort, Penticton, BC
 
September 99  
Food Safe Course

  Penticton Secondary School
Penticton, BC
 
May 99  
Super Host

  Sovereign Training Ltd.
Penticton, BC
 
Awards
 
July 03  
Ai CDIS Leadership Award

  Criteria: Awarded to a masters graduate student who throughout the school year demonstrated commitment above and beyond the call of duty, leadership amongst their peers, participation in extracurricular school activities and events, involvement as a student program assistant and respect for staff and instructors.
 
INTERESTS AND SKILLS
 
Computer:  
Maya, SoftImage XSI, 3D Studio Max, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe
Premier, Adobe After Effects, Digital Fusion, Xara Webster, Macromedia Dreamweaver, ISP Power, and other computer applications.
 
Recreational:  
Biking, Driving, Swimming, and Snowboarding.
 
Artistic:  
Drawing, animating, texturing, modeling, sculpting, web design.