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Eli Eskelinen
Eli Eskelinen

Eli Eskelinen

  Finland

I'm a CG artist focusing on lighting, lookdev and environments. Love overworldy spaces and storytelling trought light and materials.

I got into CG and Animation during my films studies and have been in career changing path for the last few years. After working as a creative designer for a few years I feel in love with visual story-telling and fantastic world created in the film and game industries and wanted to be a part of creating such worlds.

Learning: Aalto University

Skills: 3d Substance Designer Adobe Substance Modeller Procreate

Expertise: 3D Animation Architectural Visualisation Concept Art & Illustration Game Design & Development Visual Effects

Film of the Year - Highly Commended

Excellence Award

Draft Selection

  • Leveled up to Debut Sep 20, 2021
  • Leveled up to Player May 06, 2021
  • Leveled up to Contender Feb 08, 2023
  • Leveled up to Rookie TBD
  • Pro TBD

Experience

3D artist Intern at Troll VFX Oy
Tampere, Finland | May 2022 - Aug 2022

3D Artist intern. Focused on Texturing, lookdev and lighting of photo-real assets and scenes for film and TV productions.

3D Animation Intern at Yle TV
| Nov 2021 - Jan 2022

3D animation intern for Yle TV. Worked modeling, shading and lighting the intro scene of a Christmas special.

3D artist at Troll VFX Oy
Tampere, Finland | Sep 2022 - Jul 2023

Worked as a 3D generalist primarily on texturing and look development for photorealistic assets and later as a lighting artist.

Current Education

Aalto University
Class of 2022

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