Jeff Dronkers
Jeff Dronkers
Character Artist
Rotterdam, Netherlands

Summary

Artist with 5+ years of experience in the games industry.
I'm a Full-time Character Artist at Vertigo Games and part-time self-employed.
I have a responsible problem solving attitude with a trained eye for recognizing and adopting different style's of art. This adds to being a flexible team player as well as a capable individual.

My goal is to continue developing myself as an individual and inspire other artists.

Main skills in order of practice:

Character & Creature sculpting
Retopology for games
NURBs and Low/HighPoly modeling in Autodesk Maya.
Painting and creating Texture maps.
3D Concept Art
Basic Character Rigging & Animation
Environment modeling and set dressing

Skills

3D AnimationCharacter ModelingDigital SculptingEnvironment ModelingHard Surface ModelingTexturing

Software proficiency

ZBrush
ZBrush
Maya
Maya
Photoshop
Photoshop
Keyshot
Keyshot
Substance 3D Painter
Substance 3D Painter
Unity
Unity
Unreal Engine
Unreal Engine
Marvelous Designer
Marvelous Designer
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Productions

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    • Video Game
      After The Fall
    • Year
      2021
    • Role
      Character Artist
    • Company
      Vertigo Games
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    • Video Game
      Arizona Sunshine
    • Year
      2016
    • Role
      3D Artist
    • Company
      Vertigo Games
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    • Video Game
      World of Diving
    • Year
      2016
    • Role
      3D Artist
    • Company
      Vertigo Games
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    • Video Game
      Adam's Venture Origins
    • Year
      2016
    • Role
      3D Artist
    • Company
      Vertigo Games
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    • Video Game
      Ship Simulator Extremes
    • Year
      2010
    • Role
      Prop Artist
    • Company
      VSTEP

Experience

  • Character Artist at Vertigo Games
    Rotterdam, Netherlands
    July 2017 - Present

    Projects worked on:

    After the Fall (VR)

  • Freelance Character Artist at Jeff Dronkers (Self-Employed)
    Rotterdam, Netherlands
    April 2021 - Present

    Character Artist for Visualization and 3D Printing

  • Freelance 3D Artist at Virtek 3D
    Schiedam, Netherlands
    January 2017 - June 2017

    Development of 3D digital content for the Maritime Industry.

  • 3D Artist at Vertigo Games
    Rotterdam, Netherlands
    January 2016 - January 2017

    Projects worked on:

    Arizona Sunshine (VR)

    World of Diving (VR)

    Adam's Venture Origins

  • 3D Generalist at Mirage 3D
    Den Haag, Netherlands
    September 2010 - December 2010

    3D Full-Dome film-production

    Internship position as 3D modeler and animator.

  • 3D Prop Artist at VSTEP
    Rotterdam, Netherlands
    January 2010 - June 2010

    Internship position | Serious Games | 3D Props Artist

    Projects worked on: Ship Simulator Extremes (2010)