Justin Wentz
Justin Wentz
Concept Artist | Matte Painter
Los Angeles, United States of America

About

I currently work as a freelance concept artist for One Pixel Brush. My past work experience includes staff positions in the matte painting department at The Mill Los Angeles, where I delivered 3D matte paintings composited and rendered with Nuke and at Cloud Imperium games creating ship and prop concepts for Star Citizen.

Skills

Concept ArtConcept DesignMatte Painting3D Modeling

Software proficiency

Photoshop
Photoshop
Blender
Blender
Modo
Modo
SketchUp
SketchUp
Nuke
Nuke
Maya
Maya
DAZ Studio
DAZ Studio
Marvelous Designer
Marvelous Designer

Experience

  • Senior Concept Artist at One Pixel Brush
    Los Angeles, United States of America
    March 2013 - Present

    Contract position. Created prop/vehicle/environment designs for games and films.

  • Concept Artist at MPC Film
    Los Angeles, United States of America
    March 2018 - June 2018

    Contract position. Created VFX pre-vis and environment designs for film productions.

  • Concept Artist at Cloud Imperium Games
    Los Angeles, United States of America
    March 2016 - March 2017

    Staff position. Created vehicle/prop designs and marketing illustrations for upcoming PC games Star Citizen and Squadron 42.

  • Matte Painter at The Mill LA
    Los Angeles, United States of America
    March 2012 - March 2013

    Staff position. Digital Matte Painting Dept. - Performed both 2D matte painting and 3D Nuke compositing.

  • Freelance Illustrator at Zoic Studios
    Culver City, CA, United States of America
    January 2011 - March 2011

    Contract position. Created Character illustrations for Skylanders cinematic sequences.