John Einselen

310 Woodside Ct Apt 150
Rochester Hills, MI 48307
424.442.0244
765.513.1275
john@symboleffects.com

Production List
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2009

Captive #1 Trailer – Vectorform – Daimler

animation
compositing
motion graphics

[undisclosed] – Vectorform – Microsoft

3D modeling
texturing
lighting
animation
compositing
motion graphics
design and UI

Gemini – Vectorform – Microsoft

lead artist
script writing
audio recording
audio editing
effects development
character animation
compositing
final video editing

New Media at Cannes – Vectorform – Microsoft

visual effects
animation
compositing

MeetMe – Vectorform – Basara

3D modeling
texturing
lighting
animation
compositing
motion graphics

SurfaceDJ – Vectorform

styling and surface texturing

DrumSimon – Vectorform

styling and surface texturing
UI development

TouchDown – Vectorform

3D modeling
texturing
lighting
animation
compositing
motion graphics

2008

Back Stage (multi-touch music experience) – Vectorform

Motion graphics and effects

Ancient Game of Go – Vectorform – Microsoft

3D modeling
texturing
lighting
animation
compositing
motion graphics

Financial Education Game – Vectorform – Chrysler Financial

3D modeling
texturing
lighting
compositing

UBApro – Vectorform

storyboard and shot organization
3D modeling
texturing
rigging
lighting
animation

Aseptic Sampler – Vectorform – W. L. Gore

lead artist
texturing
animation
compositing
editing
motion graphics

Go Green – Vectorform – Chrysler Financial

lead artist
animator

Grind Your Own Beans – Vectorform – Virtual Advantage

3D modeling
texturing
animation
simulations
compositing
motion graphics

2007

Microsoft Blue Monster – Vectorform

lead artist
3D modeling
texturing
animation
simulations
compositing
motion graphics

Microsoft User Experience – Vectorform – Microsoft

3D motion graphics and animation

Microsoft Surface Video – Vectorform – Microsoft

3D artist and animator
matte painting
compositing

Creation of Adam – Answers in Genesis – Creation Museum

head of visual effects
research and development
technical director
3D modeling
texturing
lighting
animation
greenscreen
rotoscoping
compositing

Flood Initiation – Answers in Genesis – Creation Museum

shot design and storyboard
research and development
3D modeling
texturing
lighting
animation
compositing

2006

Technical Illustrations – Answers in Genesis

shot design and storyboard
research and development
3D modeling
texturing
lighting
animation
compositing

2005

Higdon Memorial – Freelance

director / head of visual effects
shot design and storyboard
greenscreen shoot
3D / 2D tracking
3D modeling / volumetrics
texturing
lighting
animation
keying / rotoscoping
3D matte / environment
compositing

No Greater Love – Short Film

head of visual effects
practical effects (fog and faux ice)
digital recolouring
tracking
3D sky enhancement (one shot)
skyline replacement (one shot)
3D modeling (tower)
texturing
lighting
rendering
matte painting
ice crack effects (one shot)
digital fog
keying / rotoscoping
lens effects and distortion (one shot)
compositing

2004

IIE Ident – Ideal Images Entertainment

motion graphics
3D animation
particle effects

Modeling Charity – Short Film

visual effects supervisor
second unit camera operator
practical effects and indoor rain setup
digital reflections
3D modeling (airplane)
texturing
lighting
animating
rendering
tracking
rotoscoping
compositing

Argentina Promotional – World Gospel Mission

motion graphics
tracking / stabilization

Arizona Field Video – World Gospel Mission

photoshop design
motion graphics
digital recolouring
keying
tracking
compositing

Kenya Field Video (Title Sequence) – World Gospel Mission

photoshop design
motion graphics
tracking
keying / rotoscoping
3D modeling
texturing
lighting
cloth simulation
camera animation
rendering (dedicated render farm)
compositing

IWU Art Department promo – Internship

visual effects supervisor
blue and greenscreen shoots
keying
photoshop design
motion graphics
DVD authoring

2003

Tenwek Health and Development Promotional – World Gospel Mission

camera and audio assistant (on location in Kenya)
offline editor
motion graphics
3D modeling (technical illustrations)
texturing
lighting
particle animation
rendering

Maasai Health and Development Promotional – World Gospel Mission

camera and audio assistant (on location in Kenya)

Hungary Field Video – World Gospel Mission

photoshop design
motion graphics

2002

The Enquiry – World Gospel Mission

visual effects supervisor
shot design and storyboard
video projector effects
matte painting
keying / rotoscoping
tracking / stabilization
compositing

Home of Hope – World Gospel Mission

visual effects supervisor
chroma key shoot
keying / video paint
matte painting (room reconstructions)
3D / 2D motion graphics
compositing

The Prayer Video – Internship Project

head of visual effects
shot design and breakdown
tracking / stabilization
keying / rotoscoping
3D modeling / volumetrics
texturing
lighting
camera animation
rendering
motion transfer (3 different programs)
matte painting / 3D environment
3D / 2D compositing