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Sam Romero
Sam Romero
Lighting/Comp Artist at Rooster Teeth
Austin, TX, United States

Lighting and Compositing Artist at Rooster Teeth Productions.

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Skills

3D ModelingEnvironment ModelingLightingProp ModelingTexturingPBR TexturingCreating/Designing Game/Set Environments

Software proficiency

Maya
Maya
After Effects
After Effects
Photoshop
Photoshop
Unreal Engine
Unreal Engine
Unity
Unity
Quixel Suite
Quixel Suite
V-Ray
V-Ray
Arnold
Arnold
ZBrush
ZBrush
mental ray
mental ray
Illustrator
Illustrator
3ds Max
3ds Max
Redshift
Redshift
Nuke
Nuke
CrazyBump
CrazyBump
Hitfilm
Hitfilm
Pencil
Pencil

Reel

Productions

  • Rwby arrowfell 07 09 21
    • Video Game
      RWBY Arrowfell (Wayforward)
    • Year
      2022
    • Role
      Lighting/Compositing Artist (Cinematics)
    • Company
      Rooster Teeth
  • Rwby8
    • TV Production
      RWBY Volume 8
    • Year
      2020
    • Role
      Lighting/Compositing Artist
    • Company
      Rooster Teeth
  • Rwby 7
    • TV Production
      RWBY Volume 7
    • Year
      2019
    • Role
      Lighting Artist
    • Company
      Rooster Teeth
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    • TV Production
      Genlock
    • Year
      2019
    • Role
      Lighting Artist
    • Company
      Rooster Teeth
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    • TV Production
      RWBY Volume 6
    • Year
      2018
    • Role
      Lighting Artist
    • Company
      Rooster Teeth

Experience

  • Lighting and Compositing Artist at Rooster Teeth Productions
    Austin, United States of America
    May 2020 - Present

    Lighting and Compositing for RWBY Vol.8-9 as well as Cinematics for Wayforward's upcoming game, RWBY Arrowfell.

    Trailer:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PpNXlxcZlYY

  • Lighting Artist at Rooster Teeth Productions
    Austin, United States of America
    July 2019 - January 2020

    Lighting and Rendering for RWBY vol.7

    Trailer:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NSb_sKsASzY&t=1s

  • Lighting Artist at Rooster Teeth Productions
    Austin, TX, United States of America
    July 2018 - April 2019

    Lighting Artist on RWBY 6 and Gen: Lock

    Genlock Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rmeYSCn54IM

    Rwby Vol.6 Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fQh6EYwCQ10&t=2s

  • 3D Generalist Intern at Innovation First International (Hexbug/Vex Robotics)
    Greenville,Tx, United States of America
    August 2017 - March 2018

    Lighting and rendering for product packaging / website animation ads and videos for Hexbug and Vex Robotics.

    Heres one example of what I did at Hexbug. In this video I lit, rendered, and created 3d surfaces/materials for all products in this video.

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HlJmc5k-2TU

  • Freelance Modeler at SRO Associates
    Boerne, TX , United States of America
    April 2017 - May 2017

    Used 3d software to create giant foam pumpkin displays for the Great Pumpkin Luminights Halloween Event at the Dollywood Amusement Park. https://www.dollywood.com/themepark/Entertainment/GreatPumpkinLuminights

  • 3D Modeler at Spoons Designs
    San Antonio, United States of America
    March 2016 - March 2016

    Architectural Visualization contract for David Weekley Homes