Nils Carlen

Lead 3D Artist

  • LocationBristol, United Kingdom



  • Modelling
  • 3D Computer Animation
  • Visual Arts
  • Animation
  • Creative Direction
  • Cinema 4D
  • Maya
  • Mental Ray
  • Photoshop
  • Zbrush
  • Mudbox
  • Concept art
  • Hdri
  • Storyboard Artist
  • Vray Renderer

Work history


Lead 3D Artist

Hurricane Media

Aug 2012
  • Responsibilities involving 3D still production and animation.


Lead 3D Artist

Sony Mobile Communications

Aug 2011 - Jul 2012
  • Working at the creative design center, or UXC section of Sony Mobile my responsibilities were producing a wide array of animations and 3D stills for global marketing and managing orders towards the sony visualization department


3D Artist

Digifex Graphics Studio

Nov 2008 - May 2011
  • My years at Digifex as a Maya and 3D Generalist involved responsibilities such as organic or hard surface modelling, texturing real world objects or environments, animations, fluid and dynamic simulation, high end lightning and rendering. I worked closley with retouch artists to get the most out of the finished product. I worked with all sorts of artstyles and assignments for clients such as Subaru, Volvo, Oriflame, TePe, Sony Ericsson, SCA and many others



Maya, Animation

Blekinge Institute of Technology

May 2006 - Jul 2008
  • CGI, Maya, Animation