Lucas Feld
Lucas Feld
artist
Baltimore, United States

Summary

Fluent in numerous game creation tools including proprietary and commercial world builders, exporters, UI, physics, lighting, shader tools, and particle systems from Unity, Valve, Troika, Bioware, Gambryo, Obsidian, and Day1 Studios.
Prototyping and refining in-house tools, establishing best practices, and training artists to use them.
Training, mentoring, and assisting artists in all technical aspects of game creation. Maintaining consistency among team for technical and performance aspects of projects.
Working with lead engineers to develop artist-friendly deferred shading renderer with light probe lighting and active environmental mapping system, and complex gore and dismemberment system.
Performance evaluation on consoles and mobile devices using XBox PIX and Sony Gpad and other SDK and in-house diagnostic tools, as well as devising empirical benchmarking systems.

Skills

Art DirectionConcept ArtRendering3D Animation3D ModelingCharacter ModelingHard Surface ModelingParticle EffectsRiggingTexturingTechnical ArtShadersScriptingVFX SupervisionPBR TexturingTexture Baking

Software proficiency

3ds Max
3ds Max
Maya
Maya
ZBrush
ZBrush
Photoshop
Photoshop
After Effects
After Effects
Quixel Suite
Quixel Suite
xNormal
xNormal
perforce
perforce
Unity
Unity
Substance Designer
Substance Designer
Substance Painter
Substance Painter
Knald
Knald
Cinema 4D
Cinema 4D

Productions

  • Toee
    • Video Game
      Temple of Elemental Evil
    • Year
      2003
    • Role
      Environmental Artist
    • Company
      Troika Games
  • Kotor ii2
    • Video Game
      Knights of the Old Republic 2
    • Year
      2004
    • Role
      Senior Artist
    • Company
      Obsidian
  • Fracture
    • Video Game
      Fracture
    • Year
      2008
    • Role
      Senior Artist
    • Company
      Day 1 Studios
  • Logo
    • Mobile Game
      March on Oz
    • Year
      2012
    • Role
      Art Director
    • Company
      City State Entertainment
  • Fear 3
    • Video Game
      F.E.A.R. 3
    • Year
      2011
    • Role
      Technical Artist
    • Company
      Day 1 Studios