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  1. Sascha H.

    Sascha H.

    Graphic Designer / 3D Artist

    Germany - Last active: 4 months ago - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 9

    See my Portfolio here: Designing elements, is it a logo, website or a 3D scene, gives me the opportunity to create something new which fulfils needs, improves chances and represents a new world fitting perfect in the existing one. I'm a experienced graphic designer working as freelancer for over 5 years. My clients have a background in software, sport, gastronomy, design, tourist and health business. From the concept to the final design I offer the whole package or single parts in case you got already an idea or content upfront. With a strong community of partners who can enrich or expand your plans I will find the perfect solution for your needs. Concept, planning, schedule and feedback is the essence of every successful project. With a detailed task description from your side I will provide a strict schedule with feedback points and milestones where you have the chance to see status and add your concerns, ideas and suggestions I'm currently on travel but with a laptop in my hand and wifi in the air I will fulfil your dreams (in design business ;) ) I´m currently in British Colombia - Canada. See my Portfolio here:

    $65.00 /hr
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  2. Darren Ford

    Darren Ford

    Darren Ford

    Australia - Last active: 03/02/2014 - Tests: 4 - Portfolio: 6

    I have been using 3D Studio Max for over 8 years and Adobe Premier and Adobe After Effects for 5 years. I have a passion for building exciting media and love the opportunity to show products and services off through creative production. I believe there is an exciting and engaging way to show off any product. I specialize in product demo videos, advertisements and explanation videos. If you have a product you want to generate interest in I would love to hear from you to discuss how we can achieve it.

    $100.00 /hr
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  3. Tihomir Selak

    Tihomir Selak

    Video Editor

    Croatia - Last active: 08/16/2014 - Tests: 5 - Portfolio: 4

    Hi, By using experience, knowledge and constant will to learn and be more efficient will help you transcend your ideas into a reality. I"ve been in video production for more than 4 years doing video editing, 2d and 3d animation, sound editing and some shooting for news reports, travelogue shows, historical documentaries, commercials, entertainment shows, telop, promos. Had a lot of projects on tight budget and time limit so i learned how utilize the best of what i got. MOTO: You dont know everything but there is nothing you cant learn. Please check my websites :

    $11.11 /hr
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  4. Melvin Okoronkwo

    Melvin Okoronkwo

    3D Modeler and Animator

    Australia - Last active: 3 months ago - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 7 With over 6 years of professional experience, I am well-versed in creating 3D content for games, television, and architectural visualization. My most recent works include 2 Australian music videos where I worked as a 3D animator and modeler. I specialize in 3D modeling and animation. My tools are 3DS Max, Maya, Softimage, Zbrush, Mudbox, and Photoshop. My intent is producing high-quality 3D content in less time.

    $30.00 /hr
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  5. Kolawole O.

    Kolawole O.

    3d artist, 2d artist, VFX artist.

    Nigeria - Last active: 01/23/2014 - Tests: 3 - Portfolio: 8

    Seasoned Computer graphic artist, motion graphic artist, animator and visual effects artist with 11yrs experience. Having worked at a world class advertising agency for 4yrs, I have an understanding for producing work of the highest quality while keeping to deadlines and putting a smile on my clients faces at the same time. List of my experiences and tools of choice are: FOR DESIGN AND MULTIMEDIA 3d studio max - for general 3d design, interior and exterior architectural designs, visual effects and character animation. Adobe after effects - for motion graphics and 2d animation as well as visual effects. Adobe Premiere - for nonlinear editing Adobe illustrator - for illustration and vector work Adobe photoshop - for still graphic designs and illustration Realflow - for Liquid simulations Fumefx - for fluid dynamics in form of realistic fire, smoke, explosion and other gaseous phenomena. Zbrush - for detailed 3d modelling Portfolio of work and samples can be found on the following links:

    $27.78 /hr
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  6. Asif Ahmed

    Asif Ahmed

    CAD & CAE Specialist, CSWE, DriveWorks Specialist

    Canada - Last active: 12/19/2014 - Tests: 13 - Portfolio: 19

     Certified SolidWorks Expert (CSWE), Issued by: SolidWorks Corp.  6+ years of experience in the Design, development and engineering analysis of various complex plastic consumable products, fixture, equipment, industrial heavy duty furniture & electrical components.  Experts in Engineering analysis such as Structural Analysis, Thermal Structural Analysis, Plastic and Rubber Part Analysis, Vibration Analysis, Frequency Analysis, Linear Stress Analysis, Fatigue Analysis, Drop Test Analysis and so on.  Excellent manufacturing and fabrication knowledge and material knowledge of plastic products and metal furniture.  A high level of experience in SolidWorks, AutoCAD, Inventor, NX, Creo, Photoshop and Illustrator.  Experienced, performance-driven and motivated Mechanical Engineer with a Bachelor Degree in Mechanical Engineering and significant training in mechanical engineering methodologies, computer aided design and simulation. Results-driven engineering professional, eager to utilize experiences, knowledge and skills in a role for an organization poised for growth.  Respected professional with a track record of managing escalating responsibilities with exceptional success and working across multidisciplinary teams to deliver positive results in engineering, leadership and problem resolution outcomes.  2+ years of experience in Project Management. Handle multi-project at a same time.  Mechanical drawing/drafting, GD&T, ASME Y14.5 experience.  Excellent Sheet metal and welded assembly design and fabrication experience.  High capacity to learn new skills in objectively seeking new challenges, responsibilities and ways to develop and extend knowledge and experience.  Strong ability to work in team environments and autonomously.

    $30.00 /hr
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  7. Mostafa Hassan

    Mostafa Hassan

    3d modeling,Video & Audio Producer

    Bangladesh - Last active: 08/18/2014 - Tests: 6 - Portfolio: 3

    Me Mostafa Hassan is a freelance Video & Music producer.I am working in this field past 7 years. Sound designing, Audio mixing, Voice Talent, Video production & animation is my comfort zone.I have passed my Masters in Music from Dhaka University, Bangladesh and attended may courses on sound design, editing & mixing. I also take courses on video Production & Animation. I worked with Bengal Foundation(Popular art Foundation) as music director.Background scoring is one of my favorite and i have worked in different Drama Production as a Background scorer.

    $30.00 /hr
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  8. Robert Ronan Rafon

    Robert Ronan Rafon

    New Zealand - Last active: 08/09/2012 - Tests: 1 - Portfolio: 3

    I have been in the industry for 5 years. I have worked on TV shows, movies, and TVC. I am proficient in Maya, Photoshop, Zbrush and After Effects. I have also experience working on Mudbox, Sculptris, and Motion Builder. I am seeking opportunities in 3D modelling, and I am more inclined to characters. I am also able to do basic rigging of characters and props, as well as animation.

    $18.89 /hr
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  9. Evgeny C.

    Evgeny C.


    Canada - Last active: 07/12/2014 - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 5

    I graduated in 2001 with a BA in Design from Bezalel Academy of Art and Design in Jerusalem, Israel. Since then, I have gained more than 10 years of experience in animation and motion graphics. I have worked with major Israeli animation studios as well as American and Canadian production companies on a broad range of projects. From TV advertisements, promos, and independent films, to video games, stereoscopic movies and product visualizations … You name it, I’ve done it. Due to my industrial design background, my strengths are the ability to quickly understand the technical aspects of any product and quickly transfer it into the modeling/rigging process. As an accomplished and well-rounded 3D artist, I am confident in my ability to handle any part of the 3D process or take on a project in full from beginning to end. I have experience working under extremely tight deadlines and can accommodate any request. My goal is to help you achieve the best quality in the most efficient manner.

    $44.44 /hr
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  10. Sam Finlay

    Sam Finlay

    Creative Director, Animator, Designer.

    Australia - Last active: 10/08/2013 - Tests: 1 - Portfolio: 8

    *Explainer Videos *Mobile Game Re-Skin Specialist *Logo Animations Creative Designer + Animator for Game Development - characters, environments, sprite sheets, Menus, UI, Icons and promotional material with a focus on creative re-skins to suit any budget. Specialist in Animated Promotional/Explainer Videos for start-ups and established brands. Expert in creating dynamic 3D Logo animations for memorable video branding.

    $30.00 /hr
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