The character designer puts his art at the service of the characters he creates ! For an animation project, a comic book or a video game, he takes inspiration from a specific universe in order to sketch characters in accordance with it.
First and foremost, the animator or animator 3D intervenes downstream of all the graphic work, specific to the designers (character designer, set designer…). Its purpose : to put in motion the characters, elements of decoration and other objects, to allow them to evolve in the environment to which they are intended.
3D Studio Manager
CG professionals usely reach the position of 3D studio manager after having proved their worth, as employees or freelancers. In the 3D industry, the job of 3D studio manager is a privileged position, to which many professionals aspire.
At the crossroads between the designer and the 3D animator, the 3D modeler steps in during the digitization of an object, a character or a set. His goal : to provide volume, and express an item in 3 dimensions.
Professionals of image often aspire to the position of independent author-director after having worked in several studios, sometimes in different positions, when they feel the need and the ability to take things in charge. Because one thing is certain : on a commercial, a clip or an animated short film, the author-director assumes the role of leader.