Marco Menco

Marco Menco

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First Name * Marco
Last Name * Menco
Username * drummer
Country * New Zealand
City Wellington
Nationality Italian
Languages EnglishItalian


Current Position Animator;Artist;Modeller;Rigger
Areas of Expertise Games ComputerGames ConsoleMotion Picture or VideoPost ProductionPre ProductionPrintingSculptureTelevisonVFXillustrationtoy design
Preferred Tools -Digital and traditional 3D character modeling-Realistic texturing and rendering-Human and "un-human" anatomical knowledge-3D illustration-Softimage|XSI – Zbrush - Mudbox - Modo - Maya - Silo - Photoshop - Illustrator - Flash - Premiere - After Affect - Windows XP - MAC OS.CharactersAnimationDesignFlashIllustrationIllustratorMAYAMental RayModelingPhotoshopPremiereTexturingZBrushStoryboarding


Availability: Freelance


2013The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug (modeller: Weta Digital) (post-production)

2013 R.I.P.D. (concept artist: Image Engine, lead character modeler: Image Engine) (completed)

2013 Iron Man 3 (modeller: Weta Digital)

2012 The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (modeler: Weta Digital)

2012 Battleship (senior creature modeller: Image Engine)

2012 The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 1 (senior creature modeller: Image Engine)

2011 The Thing (senior creature modeler and facial shapes artist: Image Engine)

2011 Immortals (senior modeller: Image Engine)

2011 Shhh (short) (creature modeler)

2010/I Eclipse(organic artist: Image Engine)

2010 SGU Stargate Universe(TV series) (creature and facial shapes modeller: Image Engine – 2 episodes)
– Pain (2010) (creature modeller: Image Engine)
– Space (2010) (creature modeller: Image Engine)

2010/I The Losers (character modeller: Image Engine)

2009 Law Abiding Citizen (props modeler: Image Engine)

2009 District 9 (creature and clothing modeler and surfacing artist: Image Engine)

2009 Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian (previs artist)

2009 Dragonball Evolution (previs artist)

2008 The Incredible Hulk (environment modeler: Image Engine)

2008 Lost Boys: The Tribe (video) (modeler: Image Engine)

2008 Stargate: Atlantis(TV series) (modeler: Image Engine – 2 episodes, 2008) (junior modeler: Image Engine – 1 episode, 2008)
– The Seed (2008) (modeler: Image Engine – uncredited)
– Search and Rescue (2008) (modeler: Image Engine)
– Be All My Sins Remember’d (2008) (junior modeler: Image Engine)


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