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Welcome to my site.  My name is Tim Belusar and I am a 3d artist living and working in advertising in the Detroit area at Mackevision.  I work as a 3d generalist where projects range from lighting, texturing, animation to VFX.  Check out my gallery of recent professional and personal works. Feel free to contact me if you have comments and always open to new opportunities and freelance work.  Thanks for viewing.

Reel

2018 Reel

Experience

Mackevision

2012-present
Work in a team to create realistic images and animations for clients in advertising using various software such as 3ds max and Maya.  Responsibilities consist of lighting, texturing, modeling, animation, rendering, vfx, environment creation and data prep on occasion.  I also do RnD on new potential pipeline tools and plugins.  

Burrows

2009-2012
Worked in a small team to create realistic images, animations and build and price for Team Detroit/Ford/Lincoln.  Responsibilities consisted of lighting, texturing, modeling, animation, rendering,  data prepping scenes and compositing.  Tools were 3ds max, mental ray, vray, photoshop and after effects.

Freelance

2006-present
Worked on various jobs with digital and traditional art styles from branding to animations.  

Custom Fab

Consisted of lay-out, fitting, welding (mig, tig and micro tig), drilling and punching, machining, metal forming, painting and custom designs.  Finished jobs to specifications on prints for automotive, aerospace, military and creative industries.

Software

3DS Max, Maya, Houdini, Vray, Mental Ray, After Effects, Photoshop, Illustrator,  Premiere, Nuke, Zbrush, World Machine, FumeFx, Rayfire, Krakatoa, Frost, Phoenix, Forest Pack, Substance Designer and Painter, Terragen and PfTrack.

Education

College for Creative Studies

BFA
Majored in Digital Media and studied 3D, 2D and traditional animation, motion graphics, stop-motion, and figure drawing.

Macomb Community College

1997-1999
Metallurgical Technology/Welding
·         Certified in SMAW on 3/8” A-36 mild steel, on A-587
               6” schedule 80 pipe position 6G and test meets A.W.S.D1.1
               and A.S.M.E section code 9.
·         Certified in GTAW on A-36 mild steel and 6061 aluminum
               in the 3G position and test meets A.W.S.D1.1, A.W.S.D.1.2
               and A.S.M.E section code 9
·         Certified in GMAW on A-36 mild steel position 3G&4G
               and test meets A.W.S.D1.1 and A.S.M.E. code 9.

Oakland Tech

1998-1999
Auto-body repair and painting.  Class consisted of bringing you own project car to learn exterior automotive body repair and painting.

Resume

Contact

Always interested in new opportunities and available for freelance and commission work.