Jack Banta
Jack Banta
3D Character Artist
Okinawa City, Japan

Summary

I am a 3D character artist with 4 years experience in the game and animation industry. I received a bachelors degree at the University of Central Florida in Game Design. While going to school I worked with a few studios in the simulation industry as a 3D artist. I worked on educational training games for the military and medical sector. After graduating from my university, I worked for 2 years at Hi-Rez studios as a 3D character artist on Smite. After this, I worked at Rooster Teeth as a character modeler for RWBY season 7. I am currently working freelance for multiple companies as a 3D character artist. If you are interested in working with me than please contact me by email for work inquiries and availability.

Skills

zBrushSubstance PainterPhotoshopAdobe Premiereadobe AEUE4UDKUnity 5xNormalmayaTopogunQuixel SuiteCharacter ModelingEnvironment ModelingLevel Designmarmoset toolbag 3

Software proficiency

ZBrush
ZBrush
Quixel Suite
Quixel Suite
TopoGun
TopoGun
Maya
Maya
After Effects
After Effects
Photoshop
Photoshop
Substance Painter
Substance Painter
xNormal
xNormal
Premiere
Premiere
Mudbox
Mudbox

Productions

  • Genlock
    • TV Production
      Gen:Lock Season 1
    • Year
      2019
    • Role
      technical and character modeling support
    • Company
      Rooster Teeth
  • Rwby season 6
    • TV Production
      RWBY Season 6
    • Year
      2018
    • Role
      Character Modeler
    • Company
      Rooster Teeth
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    • Video Game
      Smite - Patch releases
    • Year
      2016
    • Role
      Associate Character Artist
    • Company
      HiRez Studios

Experience

  • character artist at Freelance
    Japan
    April 2019 - Present

    currently working freelance on multiple projects as a character artist.

  • Character Artist at Rooster Teeth
    Austin, United States of America
    June 2018 - April 2019

  • Associate Character Artist at Hi-Rez
    Alpharetta, United States of America
    August 2016 - June 2018

  • Character Artist Intern at Hi-Rez Studios
    Alpharetta, United States of America
    May 2016 - August 2016

  • 3D Artist Intern at STTC
    Orlando, United States of America
    August 2015 - April 2016

    animate and edit animations for characters. clean up scan data. create character assets when needed.

  • Environment Artist Intern at IDEAS Studio
    Orlando, United States of America
    September 2014 - December 2014

    create asset for medical hospital