CV

NAME:   Charles Patrick Tetlow (Charlie)

NATIONALITY:   British

CONTACT:   charles.tetlow@gmail.com

 

EDUCATION:

 

2013 – 2015  Central St Martins/University of the Arts London
MA Character Animation (Distinction)

2006-2007  Inns of Court School of Law
Legal Practice Course (Commendation)

2005-2006 City University
Graduate Diploma in Law (Commendation)

2001-2004 Bristol University
BA Philosophy (First Class)

2000-2001 Falmouth College of Art
Diploma in Foundation Studies – Art & Design (Merit)

1995-2000 Shrewsbury School
4 ‘A’ levels: Art, Biology, Chemistry, History (A, A, A, A)

 

 

EMPLOYMENT/PROJECT HISTORY:

 

January 2017 –   Double Negative
Animator (Film)

Providing VFX animation for DNeg’s feature film department working on DC Comics’ ‘Wonder Woman’; Rob Cohen’s ‘The Hurricane Heist’; and Chris McQuarrie’s ‘Mission Impossible 6’ – Animation in Maya

 

September 2016 – September 2016 Automatik VFX
Animator (Film)

Providing VFX animation for ‘Revolt’ and also previs for other projects – Animation in Maya

 

December 2015 – August 2016   Framestore
Animator (Film)

Providing VFX animation for Framestore’s feature film department working on Guy Ritchie’s ‘King Arthur – Legend of the Sword’  –  Animation in Maya

 

August 2015-November 2015   Double Negative
Animator (TV)

Providing VFX animation for D-Neg’s TV department as part of a team of 15 animators working on projects “Fungus the Bogeyman” and “Jekyll and Hyde” – Animation in Maya

 

July 2015 – August 2015   National Film & Television School
Animator

Providing animation for MA Computer Game Design graduation projects – Animation in Maya

 

December 2014 – January 2015    Freelance
Animation Director; Animator “How the Question Got its Mark”

3 minute short prepared for short film competition – Working with team of 3 animators. Overseeing division of tasks; Animation (Flash); Character design.

 

September-December 2014    English National Opera
Director/Animator “Enemy of my Enemy”

3 minute short. Part of a series commissioned for the ENO’s 2014/2015 season –

Director of 4 person team of animators. Animation supervision; Animation (Cel Action); Character design; Rigging (Cel Action); Compositing; Story

 

April – June 2014   The Old Operating Theatre Museum, London
Animator/Director “A Yankee Dodge”

1 minute microshort commissioned for an exhibition at the museum -Solo project. Animation (Maya and CelAction); Character design; Adaption of existing rig for Maya character (modelling in Maya/ZBrush, creation deformers in Maya); Rigging (CelAction); Story; Compositing; Editing.

 

September 2013 – July 2015  Various
Paralegal – Part-time/contract work during university vacations

 

September 2008 – September 2013  Devonshires Solicitors
Solicitor (2010-2013), Trainee solicitor (2008-2010)

 

 

SKILLS/SOFTWARE:

 

Animation/Character Creation

3D
Maya (animation, materials and rendering, modelling, rigging), Mental Ray, Arnold, Mudbox, ZBrush, UV Layout, Roadkill

2D
Traditional hand drawn animation, Digicell Flipbook, Photoshop, CelAction, TV Paint, After Effects, Illustrator, Flash

 

Compositing/Editing

2D & 3D
Premier, After Effects
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