AndrewPavlickAndrew Pavlick is a 3D content creator from Western Pennsylvania. Going against sound advice to pursue a degree in Information Technology. He decided to take a gamble and attend Bowling Green State University, where he earned a BFA with a focus in the Digital Arts. Since graduation he has worked on a variety of projects from content creation for mobile games, to training and medical simulation applications, and even 3d printing! Along with freelance and fulltime work, Andrew is also working towards forming a game studio called CAP Games. The studio’s first title, “The Barnstormers,” places the player in the cockpit to battle for first place over iconic air race locations across the globe. The game will be available for both PC & console and will support select VR devices.

System Ah-ha!

Viewing the Maya hyper-graph of the 3D model in his college capstone animation project and glimpsing the logic and structure behind the “3d dark magic.”

Favorite System Tool

Blender 3D open-source content creation, 3D modeling suite

Trello.com for project management

Learning Resource

CGCookie.com for training in Blender 3D and other 3D and animation tech and art

DigitalTutors.com for 3D art and game and animation development

Advice

“Don’t let yourself stand in the way of doing something that you want to do.” 

Contact

Twitter: @Andrew_Pavlick

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