Meet CreativeCow.net contributing editor Mark Val
Creative COW Web Writer, Contributing Editor
8 years of digital experience Mark Val (Marc-Antoine Vallée) has
produced and directed many projects for organizations and private
companies around the world.
1997, at the age of 17, Mark started his first company, "Caption web".
The next 2 years were spent gaining experience in Print, Web Design
while assuming the role as Computer technician for different companies
including the music industry. Urban life then led him to Vancouver
where he continued to work as a Freelance artist for a year and got his
first pike on a TV set. London was now a place called home for a couple
months then went back to Québec city to get his degree at the Softimage
training center. Mark was given the opportunity to work on a video
game for kids and make different 3D projects.
the last 3 years Mark consolidated its competences in production of TV
spots, video-clips and Interactive projects by controlling strategic
mandates for the account of various clients, all this while starting
his second company Diffuse Studio Creation.
ability to control various media ensures a broad expertise and an
appreciation for the relationship he shares with his customers. Mark is
always looking for a new challenge in the fields of Video Games,
Broadcasting and Interactivity!
Articles by Mark Val
Adobe After Effects
3D Toon on Paper
In this tutorial, Mark Val demonstrates creating a character that looks like he's drawn on paper. Mark takes us through the process from storyboard to finish, explaining the pipeline from XSI to After Effects.