Michiel van Ommen
Michiel van Ommen
Lighting Artist - NHTV Student
Breda, Netherlands

About

Hi, I'm Michiel van Ommen. I'm a visual artist at the game academy IGAD in the Netherlands. My interests are in art, story telling, technical design, and history.

I started off my carrier as a draftsman due to the lack of any digital art academies in Switzerland.
After having received a certificate in engineering, I strove to join a game academy in a different country.

Now I am eagerly looking for an internship course for my final year before joining a company to take part of this wonderful industry that is game development.

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Skills

Game DevelopmentLightingCinematicsShadersEnvironment ModelingEnvironment DesignPBR TexturingProcedural Modeling3D ModelingTraditional Art

Software proficiency

Unreal Engine
Unreal Engine
Maya
Maya
Photoshop
Photoshop
Houdini
Houdini
Arnold
Arnold
Redshift
Redshift
Unity
Unity
Nuke
Nuke
PaintTool SAI
PaintTool SAI
Premiere
Premiere
Perforce
Perforce

Productions

  • 300
    • Video Game
      Iron Harvest
    • Year
      2019
    • Role
      Intern - Lighting Artist, cutscenes, asset creation
    • Company
      King Art Games

Experience

  • Intern - Lighting Artist, cutscenes, asset creation at King Art Games
    Bremen, Germany
    February 2019 - Present

    I help creating cutscenes for the game, testing the new pipeline by creating promotional material, and also create assets for game and cutscene itself.

  • Industrial Micro Designer - Certified at TFS Bienne
    Biel, Switzerland
    August 2009 - July 2013

    A 4 year long apprenticeship at a business oriented school. It is basically like a normal company, but funded by the government.

    I became a certified industrial draftsman. At this company, we mainly focused around clocks and watches.