Jason Bayever

12366 Chandler Blvd., Unit E, Valley Village, CA 91607

p.818.763.1778c.818.298.8714†† jasonb@usinter.net




Lighting Technical Director: Rhythm and Hues studios††††† March 2001-Present

†††††††† Responsible for lighting, fixing textures,rendering and doing the final composite for features. Project: Cats and Dogs

3D Supervisor/Animation Producer: Catalyst FX/New Standard PostMay 1999-Feb 2001

†††††††† Supervised camera tracking, lip sync and animation. Modeled, set up and animated 12 dogs, a bird, and a rat to talk in a live action environment. Developed workflow and templates for a deadline-intense television show. Wire and rig removal. Projects included: 100 Deeds for Eddie Mcdowd, Laws of Nature, Motorola and Six Flags Commercials.

3D Artist: Yu and Company May-June 2000

†††††††† Modeled and textured photo-real buildings in New York and San Francisco.Textured and animated photo-real cars and batteries.Projects included: CACN and Pep Boys Commercials.

Animation Assistant: Digital Magic/POP Animation Winter 1999

†††††††† Light Softimage modeling and texturing, scanning and retouching images, PA work. Project: Intel Commercial.

Animation Intern: Digital Dimension Winter 1999

†††††††† 3D modeling and animation with 3D Studio MAX and Character Studio. Heavy emphasis on photo-real texturing.

CG Artist/Technician: Bob Gail Enterprises†††††† 1998-1999

†††††††† 3D Modeling and animation, graphic design, desktop publishing, system support.Built digital parties for clients to preview.Work featured on the KTLA channel 5 news.

Document Coordinator: Steven Spielbergís Survivors of the Shoah Foundation†††††† 1997-1998

†††††††† Desktop publishing and document management.

Graphics Consultant: Self Employed†††††† 1995-1997

†††††††† Graphic design, animation and web site development.

Summer Support Technician: The Net Works†††††† 1992-1996

†††††††† Assembled and installed large network systems, in DOS and Windows environments.Provided hardware and software system support and repairs.



3D Studio MAX



All Adobe Products



Software: Working Knowledge

Softimage XSI

Digital Fusion




Max Scripting Language

Utilized Alias Power Animator to create, design, and animate a 3D feature.Programming and scripting experience.


A.S. Computer Animation: (GPA 3.8) ††††††† March 1999

The Art Institute of Los Angeles- Santa Monica, CA.

  Team Leader for Intermediate Animation Final.

  Production Team Leader for a graphics-intense commercial.

A.A. Liberal Arts and Sciences: (GPA 3.7) May 1997

Los Angeles Valley College-Los Angeles, CA. †††††††††††††††

  Group Leader in the creation of a board game.


Los Angeles Valley College: Deanís Honor List: Spring 1995-Fall 1996-Spring, 1996- Fall 1997

Transfer Alliance Program (Honors Program at Valley College)

Presidentís Distinguished Honor Award for Outstanding Academic Achievement (Valley College)

Art Institute of Los Angeles: Deanís Honor List: Winter 1997-Summer 1998-Fall 1998-Winter 1999