Francis-Xavier Martins
Francis-Xavier Martins
Character Artist •▼• CG Generalist
Brighton, United Kingdom

About

My name is Francis-Xavier Martins, I'm based in Brighton, England and I'm a character artist and 3d generalist.
I have experience in video game production, television and media. I am also a regular contributor to 3d World Magazine.
Some of my clients have included:
• The Cartoon Network
• Axis Animation
• The History Channel
• Studio AKA
• Marvel
• Channel 5
I'm always on the lookout for new opportunities.

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Skills

Character Modeling3D ModelingDigital SculptingCreature ModelingCharacter DesignTexturingRetopologyGame DevelopmentHigh-poly ModelingLow-poly ModelingUV MappingRigging

Software proficiency

Maya
Maya
ZBrush
ZBrush
Photoshop
Photoshop
Mari
Mari
Unity
Unity
DDO
DDO
V-Ray
V-Ray
NDO
NDO
3ds Max
3ds Max
Marmoset Toolbag
Marmoset Toolbag
Keyshot
Keyshot
Marvelous Designer
Marvelous Designer
Arnold
Arnold
xNormal
xNormal
Knald
Knald
TopoGun
TopoGun
Substance Painter
Substance Painter

Productions

  • 2
    • Commercial / Advertisement
      Dom.ru
    • Year
      2016
    • Role
      Character modeller
    • Company
      Red Knuckles
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    • Commercial / Advertisement
      Pip's Island
    • Year
      2016
    • Role
      Character modeller
    • Company
      Pip's Island. NYC
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    • TV Production
      Wissper
    • Year
      2015
    • Role
      Lead Character Artist
    • Company
      Absolutely Cuckoo/ Channel 5
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    • Commercial / Advertisement
      Vikings
    • Year
      2014
    • Role
      3d artist and Mari Texture artist
    • Company
      Digicave/ History Channel
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    • Commercial / Advertisement
      The Captain America Experience
    • Year
      2014
    • Role
      Mari Texture Painter
    • Company
      Digicave/ Marvel
  • Furby
    • Video Game
      Furby Boom
    • Year
      2014
    • Role
      Freelance 3d artist
    • Company
      Relentless Software
  • Omarbook
    • Book
      The Wire and Philosophy
    • Year
      2012
    • Role
      Character Artist
    • Company
      Open Court Publishing
  • Grease
    • Video Game
      Grease
    • Year
      2010
    • Role
      Character artist
    • Company
      Zoe Mode
  • Eyetoy play hero
    • Video Game
      EyeToy Play: Hero
    • Year
      2009
    • Role
      Senior 3d Artist
    • Company
      Zoe Mode
  • Youre in the movies
    • Video Game
      You're In The Movies
    • Year
      2008
    • Role
      3d and VFX artist
    • Company
      Zoe Mode
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    • Video Game
      EyeToy: Play Astro Zoo
    • Year
      2007
    • Role
      Senior 3d Artist
    • Company
      Kuju
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    • Video Game
      EyeToy: Play Sports
    • Year
      2006
    • Role
      3d Artist
    • Company
      Kuju
  • Sudeki
    • Video Game
      Sudeki
    • Year
      2004
    • Role
      Character artist.
    • Company
      Climax

Experience

  • Senior Character Artist at Cartoon Network
    London, United Kingdom
    January 2017 - Present

    Worked on the new Happo series. Revamped a lot of the old characters and helped create new ones.

    Also helped with Ben 10

  • Character Artist •▼• CG Generalist at Polyjunky
    Brighton, United Kingdom
    January 2010 - Present

  • Principal Character Artist at Absolutely Cuckoo
    London, United Kingdom
    December 2014 - August 2015

    Principal character artist for Wissper. Handled sculpting, retopology, UVs and textures in the London studio whilst liasing with the team in India.

  • Senior Artist at Zoe Mode (Kuju Entertainment)
    Brighton, United Kingdom
    October 2005 - November 2010

  • 3d Artist at Climax
    Portsmouth, United Kingdom
    January 2001 - January 2004