Seth Minnich

Senior Animator

New York, NY, USA
See my LinkedIn for most up-to-date work history. See www.sethminnich.com for most recent projects and photography.

Work Experience

Freelance

Freelance Senior Animator

See my LinkedIn profile for specific jobs and studios.
June 2013 - Present New York, United States

Freelance

Freelance Senior Animator

See my LinkedIn profile for specific jobs and studios.
September 2011 - June 2013 Los Angeles, California, United States

Drive Studio

3D Generalist, 2D Compositor/Designer/Animator

I specialized in broadcast 3D design, animation and compositing. While at Drive Studio, we redesigned complete television network packages, created/animated info graphic systems, television show opens and package elements.
April 2008 - September 2011 Los Angeles, California, United States

Oasis Church

3D Generalist, 2D Compositor/Designer/Animator

I helped out on the production team at the church creating graphics for sunday services and charities. This included promos, lower thirds and opens.
August 2009 - July 2010 Los Angeles, California, United States

Cinevative

3D Generalist, 2D Compositor/Designer/Animator

3D modeling, texturing, lighting and animations for promos, local shows and infomercials.
July 2008 - May 2009 San Diego, California, United States

E Factor Media

3D Modeler/Compositor

3D product builds for print pamphlets.
April 2008 - May 2008 San Diego, California, United States

Int/Ext Clothing

Designer

Local Company Logo Design, T-Shirt Designs
August 2007 - January 2008 San Diego, California, United States

Clipper Magazine

Designer

Advertisement designer.
April 2005 - March 2006 Mountville, Pennsylvania, United States

Education

Full Sail University

Associate of Science Degree in Digital Media

I learned the fundamentals of design, animation and theory in a real world setting. All projects were handled and graded upon everything from concept to completion while maintaining deadlines, presentations and deliveries. I was also taught the importance of file management/organization and how to handle large projects in a team environment.
September 2003 - November 2004 Winter Park, Florida, United States

Awards

PromaxBDA Awards

Gold Winner News/Information Program Spot as Animation Lead

2015

PromaxBDA Awards

Gold Winner Art Direction & Design: News Program Promotion Package (Toolkit)

2015

PromaxBDA Awards

Silver Winner News/Information Program Campaign

2015

PromaxBDA Awards

Bronze Winner Art Direction & Design: News Program Promotion Package

2015

PromaxBDA Awards

Bronze Winner Channel/Content Online Take-Over Promotion/Road Blocks

2015

Television Academy - Emmy Awards

Emmy Award for Outstanding Promotional Announcement in the 37th Annual News & Documentary for CNN's The Seventies. Produced at Loyalkaspar.

2016

Skills

2D Animation, 2D/3D Compositing, 3d Animation, 3D Lighting, 3D Modeling, 3D Texturing, After Effects, Basic C4D Xpresso Rigging, Cinema 4D, Editing, Final Cut,