Ashish Dani has multiple degrees in Visual Effects and Computer Science. His wide skill set includes concept art, design, matte painting, CG (modeling, texturing, shading, lighting), scripting (3ds Max, Maya, Python), screenplay writing, photography & audio engineering. With a passion for art and technology, over the years he has worked in many fields ranging from Architecture Visualization, Print Media, Audio (live and Studio) to Visual Effects. He is also proficient in many software packages including Autodesk 3ds Max, Maya, Adobe Photoshop, Lightroom, Premiere, After Effects, Audition, Mari, Pro Tools, ZBrush, NUKE & VRay. When not working, he likes to spend time doing Photography, traveling, trying out different cuisines & hiking in the deep wilderness of Canada. He is currently based in Vancouver, BC & is working with Zoic Studios in their Features, Episodics and Commercial projects as a Matte Painter, Generalist and Environment TD, with Rhippo Studios as Art Lead and Pipeline TD and some other freelance contracts.