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Most everything I do is in 3D using Maya (but I do use 3D Max for some items and have familiarized myself with Blender).
Most common theme is Action/Adventure or Sci-Fi/Fantasy and I also enjoy making fanart.
If you have questions or comments please just let me know! I love feedback!

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Josh Yoder
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United States
Some guy from the east coast who thinks he knows something about making CG art (I think they call it 'delusions of grandeur'). It's a love nurtured by growing up with ReBoot on Saturday mornings and PIXAR films.

I really started with writing short stories and my art developed from a desire to take the characters from the words and give them form. I still write now and then, but not as much as I used to. I was told I was pretty good. Maybe I still am?

I have a Bachelor of Science in Computer Animation from Full Sail University and worked as a graphic designer in Virginia.

I am attempting to make a webcomic using characters I created in college. Standard action adventure fair, but I hope I can attract a few fans.

Feel free to tell me what you think about my work, DA's guidelines permitting of course. (And by that I of course mean: don't be a jerk about it if you don't like it).
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Current Residence: Virginia, US
Favourite genre of music: varies, mostly video game remixes or classic rock
Favourite photographer: My sister is actually pretty good
Favourite style of art: varies, but I work in 3D so probably that, I also like western style comics
Operating System: Windows 7
MP3 player of choice: Winamp
Shell of choice: Well I do live near the beach...
Wallpaper of choice: most definately varies, love Win 7's random feature!
Skin of choice: mine?
Favourite cartoon character: Bugs Bunny, The Tick, Batman
Personal Quote: I like being human, I just happen to make anthro characters
Interests
Well...the last couple of months have just been lousy when it's all said and done. I get steady hours, but when I actually get a day off I'm so tired even video games seem too much to do. I haven't gotten my 3D printer working, which is the biggest worry because I hate to think I spent $600 on a glorified paperweight. I know it's up to me to get the ball rolling, but I honestly never expected working retail to be this much of a soul sucking enterprise. As unsatisfying as graphic art was at least at the end of the day I felt motivated to do some GOOD art instead of the mindless photo cropping I did day-in and day-out.
Maybe it's just the hours? Sure, I'm am NOT a morning person and prefer being able to sleep in and then stay up late. But I never get to see any of my friends anymore, and they really helped keep that creative spark going.
  • Mood: Isolated
  • Listening to: fans buzzing
  • Reading: California Voodoo Game - Niven and Barnes
  • Watching: Burn Notice
  • Playing: World of Warcrack...er, craft*
  • Drinking: water

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:iconnatladahmer:
NatlaDahmer Featured By Owner Nov 29, 2013
Thank you very much for the fave :-)
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CoMat0s3 Featured By Owner Apr 6, 2013
Thanks for the watch!
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PlasticFrogCG Featured By Owner Jan 25, 2013
Rendering, rendering, rendering. I hate rendering.
It's so time consuming. But it does make everything look pretty.
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keppu Featured By Owner Jan 18, 2013  Student General Artist
Thx for faving! :)
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BringMeASunkist Featured By Owner Jan 15, 2013  Professional Digital Artist
Thanks for the fav, bud!
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amaterasu111 Featured By Owner Dec 27, 2012   Digital Artist
Thanks a lot for the fav! :D
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5hape5hifter Featured By Owner Dec 17, 2012
Cheers for the favourite, chap.
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Acerbic450 Featured By Owner Dec 3, 2012  Student General Artist
thanks :D for the fave
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NanadoRJ Featured By Owner Nov 20, 2012
Tnks for fav!
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TixieLix Featured By Owner Oct 2, 2012  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Thanks for the fave on Mai :)
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