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Olivier Cefai
Olivier Cefai
3D Technical Director & Motion Designer
Nyon, Switzerland

I am a solo entrepreneur, founder of a motion design studio specializing in 3D product visualization and digital communication of innovations.

I have been a contractor with R & D and marketing of international brands in consumer tech, health sciences, intellectual property, and fashion industries, for 15 years.

I now offer both creative production and advisory services.

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** Career summary **
• 15 years of experience in 3D, motion design, and VFX (2005-2014, 2016-now)
• 5 years overlap career track in fashion photography, retail, and e-commerce (2011-2016)
• Innovation marketing manager for 10 years (1995-2005)

** Software proficiency **
// Advanced: Houdini • Zbrush • Clo3D/Marvelous Designer • Redshift • X-Particles • After Effects • Mocha • Davinci Resolve
// Intermediate: Substance Painter • Cinema4D • Blender • Keyshot • Affinity Designer

Workflow companions: MOI3D • RizomUV • Character Creator • Toolbag • Photoshop • Illustrator
Previously worked (many years) on 3dsmax, Vray, Rhino, Modo, and Fusion

// Award
Winner of X-Particles Challenge (4th place, Jan 2020)

Skills

Motion GraphicsDigital SculptingLook DevelopmentFluid SimulationParticle EffectsMarketing IllustrationScientific AnimationVisual EffectsVideo ProductionGame DesignBrandingVoxel artCharacter ModelingMiniatures

Software proficiency

ZBrush
ZBrush
Houdini
Houdini
Marvelous Designer
Marvelous Designer
Substance Painter
Substance Painter
Redshift
Redshift
Cinema 4D
Cinema 4D
X-Particles
X-Particles
Cycles 4D
Cycles 4D
Blender
Blender
Keyshot
Keyshot
After Effects
After Effects
DaVinci Resolve
DaVinci Resolve
Mocha
Mocha
Blackmagic Design Fusion
Blackmagic Design Fusion
MagicaVoxel
MagicaVoxel
Affinity Designer
Affinity Designer
capture one
capture one
Photoshop
Photoshop
MoI3D
MoI3D
stardust
stardust
Marmoset Toolbag
Marmoset Toolbag
Character Creator
Character Creator
RizomUV
RizomUV

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