Ethan Berner
    10801 Cavalier Dr.
    Silver Spring MD 20901
    (301) 593-4349


    BA in Visual Art - Imaging and Digital Art 2002
University of Maryland Baltimore County (UMBC)
    Magna Cum Laude



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    Proficient at:  

    Comfortable with: 

    Experience with:




Alias|Wavefront Maya (3+ years), Adobe Photoshop, Corel Draw, Macromedia Dreamweaver

Adobe Premiere, After Effects, Macromedia Director, Flash, Corel Photopaint, Quark Xpress, Final Cut Pro, Adobe Illustrator

Alias|Wavefront Composer, Discreet 3dStudio Max, Combustion, Adobe Pagemaker

Basic HTML code, Basic Flash script



2000 (summer):  

    1995 (summer): 

    1994 (summer):

Freelance design and animation - Broadcast, Web, & Print -Clients include: T-Mobile, Nextel ,VIP Wireless, Wireless Central, Final Table Challenge,
Beyond Eden, Camp Shoresh, Berman Hebrew Academy, Blue Fringe, SoulFarm, Torah Youth Association, Chesapeake Bay Dental Supply, International Program Managers Ltd. Cucumber Comunications, Lincoln Square Synagogue, Perl Productions

Internship with Lee Boot (Baltimore Area Artist) Preliminary animation studies for his film Making Euphoria

Internship and part-time position at UMBC's Imaging Research Center: 3dModeler/Animator Lead modeler for the "Cone Pro ject", an interactive VR simulation for the Baltimore Museum of Art (Cover Feature, Computer Graphics World - March 2003) - Experience animating using motion capturer data

Part time position at WestAt - Graphics Department, Rockville, - Maya Specialist

Internship at NorthWest Associates / Communications by Design, Silver Spring, MD - Designer/ Illustrator

Internship at EPI Communications, Rockville, MD - Designer



    "Sleepline" - Showcased in ACM-Siggraph Student Animation Competition (SPACE), San Antonio, TX 2002

    "Virtual Cone Apartments" (lead modeler) - Exhibited at Siggraph 2002 Art Gallery, San Antonio, TX



     Student representative on the UMBC Visual Arts search committee for an Assistant/Associate professor of animation