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Tasayu TASNAPHUN

1729 Linden Street Apt 3L, Ridgewood NY 11385
Home Phone: 1 718 821 0731 / Cel Phone: 1 917 238 0738
tasayu.0630@gmail.com

OBJECTIVE  
To use aquired experience to deliver dynamic and eye catching content for broadcast while telling a fun story using any medium the client requires from 2D to 3D.

CURRENTLY IN SVA Masters Program for Computer Arts  
Majoring in 3D Animation and Modeling

EMPLOYMENT HISTORY  

Employer: Saatchi & Saatchi NYC
Title: Lead Animator and Designer
Location: NYC, NY
Duration: 02/2014 – Present
Job Duties: Creative Lead producing various commercials and spots for mant Saatchi clients.

Employer: GWI / VH1
Title: Compositing and VFX Lead
Location: NYC, NY
Duration: 11/2013 – 02/2014
Job Duties: Keying / VFX/ Compositing work on award winning reality show "Love and Hip-Hop New York Season 3"

Employer: Eastern / Bravo
Title: Compositing and VFX Lead
Location: NYC, NY
Duration: 08/2013 – 11/2013
Job Duties: Keying / VFX/ Compositing work on the reality show "The Real Atlanta"

Employer: GWI / VH1
Title: Compositing and VFX Lead
Location: NYC, NY
Duration: 02/2013 – 07/2013
Job Duties: Keying / VFX/ Compositing work on award winning reality show "Love and Hip-Hop Atlanta Season 2"

Employer: Urban Sled
Title: 3D Animator
Location: NYC, NY
Duration: 08/2013 – 01/2013
Job Duties: Creating 3D elements and animating for global level banking firm.

Employer: Lancome Paris
Title: Creative Lead
Location: NYC, NY
Duration: 06/2012 – 07/2012
Job Duties: Responsible for Animation, Motion Graphics and Compositing. Overseeing work flow between NYC and Shanghai.

Employer: Hard Luck Studios
Title: Director / Editor / Storyboards
Location: NYC, NY
Duration: 03/2012 – 05/2012
Job Duties: Creating Story, Shooting and Design for Music Video “Appearance” by ATR

Employer: Bellator Fighting Championships
Title: On-Air Designer / Green Screen Keyist
Location: NYC, NY
Duration: 09/2011 – 01/2012
Job Duties:  Doing Keying and Design prepping weekly Shoots for On-Air delivery at Spike for Bellator.

Employer: Animorphous, Inc.
Title: Technical Director / Animator
Location: NYC, NY
Duration: 05/2011 – 08/2011
Job Duties: Rigging and Animating models in Maya.

Employer: iScrapp
Title: Lead Motion Graphics Designer / Commercial Director
Location: NYC, NY
Duration: 04/2011 – 05/2011
Job Duties: Designed and Directed commercial spot for iScrap App.

Employer: Spike TV
Title: Motion Graphics Designer / Animator Freelancer
Location: NYC, NY
Duration: 10/2007 – 08/2012
Job Duties: Designed and help work on various on air spots from Star Wars to UFC. As well as in house upfront presentations. And various tentpole projects like SCREAM and VGAs.

Employer: A!Pon Video Magazine
Title: Host and Lead Graphic Designer
Location: NYC, NY
Duration: 06/2006 – Ongoing
Job Duties: Worked as opening graphic designer for A!Pon and host to all the shows. As well as package designing.

Employer: Comcast Networks
Title: Media Host
Location: PHILADELPHIA, PA
Duration: 04/2006 – 05/2006
Job Duties: Host on Anime Selects Tokyo Reporter Worked for Comcast as a host for their VOD Tokyo

Employer: Digital Mechanism
Title: Motion Graphics Artist
Location: NYC, NY
Duration: 07/2005 – 09/2005
Job Duties: Worked as an After Effects Rotoscoper for Kiton Ad and Disney’s Miss Molly.

Employer: &Company
Title: Digital Art Lead at &Company
Location: NYC, NY
Duration: 09/2004 – 02/2005
Job Duties: Worked on the films “The Namesake” and “Awake” Doing rotoscoping and color corrections as well as dust removal and restorations

ABOUT:   
Experienced in Photoshop, Illustrator, After Effects, Final Cut Pro and Maya.
Has Ability to pick up new programs very quickly.
Fluent in three languages, Japanese, Thai and English.