DECLAN DOWLING

Director Designer Producer

I direct, design and produce an array of content for international games and software publishers

Skills

I have a broad range of skills that I developed trough practical application...

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Director

Writing, Producing, Directing, Camera, Editing, Post

IRELAND LIVE GRAPHICS

Designer

UI, UX, Animation, VFX, CGI, Motion Graphics

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Producer

Management, Training, Pipeline Optimisation

I have built and managed an array of pipeline solutions to increase output such as:

Kavaleer

Overnight rendering solutions +20%

Webzen Games

Video request & approval process's +25%
Edit intern hire & training +30%
Graphic macro's +45%

Ireland Live News

Rapid build of 104 Dynamic Live News Graphics

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

Quantifying development of 107 UI Designs
Producing 30% cost saving on 1200 animations

Qualifications

Here are some of the awards and accolades I've gathered over the years...

2003

Certificate

A 1 year Certificate in Animation & Drawing Studies from the Irish School of Animation.

2006

Higher National Diploma

A 2 year HND in Computer & Classical Animation from the Irish School of Animation.

2013

City & Guilds

Funded by Webzen Games to attend a specialised MMO RPG scriptwriting course at NMTC.

2014

ASSET

Selected by Screen Training Ireland to study industry standard VFX pipelines.

EXPERIENCE

Some of my recent roles where I've gained invaluable experience in the international Games , Film & E-Learning sectors...

  • 2007

    VFX Coordinator Freelance

    I worked with various TV, Film & Animation studios, managing small teams of artists to deliver post production solutions for studios such as Universal, Netflix & the BBC.

  • 2011

    Video Producer Webzen Games

    I headed up video production for numerous multinational F2P Online Games and delivered campaigns that resonated with the gamers.

  • 2014

    Snr Graphic Designer UTV Ireland

    I established the stations live graphics system while managing a small team of designers as required. I also worked with sales & marketing on direct advertisements.

  • 2015

    Snr AV Design Architect HMH

    I am currently working across multiple programmes for the K-12 Institutional sector where I direct videos & animations while managing UI & app development pipelines.

CONTACT

Feel free to contact me if you have any questions