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WORK EXPERIENCE

from:
June 2006

to:
May 2008

Designhive, Surrey, United Kingdom. www.designhive.co.uk
3d Architectural Visualiser – permanent position

3d modelling/rendering/animations (3ds MAX, Vray).
2d postproduction (Adobe Photoshop).
Animations, editing (Combustion).

Verifiable Images, Photomontages, Computer Generated Images.

from:
July 2005

to:
June 2006

Designhive, Surrey, United Kingdom. www.designhive.co.uk
3d Architectural Visualiser – contract job

3d modelling/rendering/animations (3ds MAX)
2d postproduction (AdobePhotoshop).
Photorealistic Verifiable Images, Photomontages, Computer Generated Images.

from:
June 2004

to:
May 2005

iMediasoft, Bucharest, Romania.  www.imediasoft.net
3d Visualiser, 2d Graphic Designer – permanent position

3d modelling/animations (3ds MAX)
2d graphics (Adobe Photoshop, Macromedia Flash).
multimedia applications (virtual world explorer, multimedia encyclopedia).

from:
September 2002

to:
June 2004

Transalpin, Bucharest, Romania.
3d Architectural Visualiser – permanent position

3d modelling/rendering (3ds MAX, AutoCAD)
2d graphics (Corel Draw, Adobe Photoshop).
Architectural projects, refurbishment

from:
June 2002

to:
September 2002

Graphix, Bucharest, Romania.
Architect – contract job

3d modelling/rendering (3ds MAX, ArchiCAD)
Architectural projects – Office buildings

from:
March 2002

to:
June 2002

Seracom Engineering, Bucharest, Romania.
Architect – permanent position

3d modelling/rendering (3ds MAX, AutoCAD, Nemetschek)
Architectural projects, refurbishment

from:
June 2001

to:
July 2001

SHH Architects, London, United Kingdom.
Architectural Technician – contract job

Planning project, 3d Visualisation - Refurbishment of a house in London.
2d drawings for planning presentation, 3d modelling of the building. (ArchiCAD)

from:
June 1999

to:
February
2001

SoftSEA Technologies, Bucharest, Romania.
3d Visualiser – contract job

Graphics (scenes, models and animations) for computer games industry. Textures in Adobe Photoshop, modelling and animation in 3dStudioMAX. Low polygon modelling as required for computer games scenes.

Architectural presentation. 3d renderings with AutoCAD R14 and 3dStudioMAX, complex scenes, environments. The renderings (static images and short movies) were used in understanding the project and the volume of the building.

from:
September 1998

to:
May 1999

Mediacon Romania SA, Bucharest, Romania.
Architectural Technician – contract job

2d plans, sections and elevations with AutoCAD R14 and ArchiCAD 5.1. I contributed to some architecture design of buildings, 3d concept and technical solutions.

3d presentations of architecture sites and buildings with 3d renderings using 3dStudioMAX R3.

from:
October 1997

to:
July 1998

BH s.r.l. Romania, Bucharest, Romania.
Architectural Technician – contract job

2d plans, sections and elevations with AutoCAD R12 and ArchiCAD 5.0.
Architectural design of buildings, refurbishment of old constructions.

from:
June 1994

to:
October 1996

VINTI s.r.l., Brasov, Romania.
Computer Programmer – part time position

Developed a computer program to store and handle the company database, using Fox PRO 2.6.


EDUCATION

1994 - 2000

University of Architecture and Urbanism Ion Mincu - Bucharest, Romania.

Bachelor's Degree (part 2 architect equivalent)
RIBA certification (Royal Institute of British Architects).

1990 - 1994

Computer Science High School - Brasov, Romania.

Computer programmer Graduation Diploma.


COMPUTER SKILLS
More than 6 years experience in:
Archicad, 3dStudioMAX, Autocad.
Adobe Photoshop, Corel Draw.

More than 1 years experience in:
Macromedia Flash MX.
Macromedia Dreamweaver MX.

Intermediate level using:
Freehand, Illustrator, Quark Xpress, Flash MX ActionScript.

Web Design
Good knowledge of HTML coding, minimum level of PHP4.

You can find my personal graphic gallery at:
www.axa-arts.net/portfolio

I have been occasionally using other CAD software than those listed above, and therefore, I am able to quickly get used with any software, becoming efficient in a very short time.


ACHIEVEMENTS

December 2000
BrainBench Certification with 3dStudioMAX (renewed in December 2001)

November 2000
I was awarded 5th place at the Best At Design web contest about computer creation at the internet website: http://graphics.razorinc.cx/bad.html

June 1998
I was awarded 1st place in a poster contest about a book exhibition that took place in the University of Architecture and Urbanism Ion Mincu, Bucharest.


DRAWING SKILLS

2d / 3d drawings.
Graphic pen, ink, water colours.


OTHER SKILLS

Photography (black & white processing).


FOREIGN LANGUAGES

English - fluent: read, written and spoken.
Romanian - native.
French - beginner: read/understand.
German - beginner: read/understand.


HOBBIES

Photography, cycling, table tennis, basketball.