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Metin Seven
Metin Seven
visualizer • illustrator • animator • 3D designer
Bussum, Netherlands

Freelance designer, illustrator, animator and 3D modeler.
Experienced in various design services, see the Skills section below.

Represented by the Dutch Comic House agency, providing quality control, project management and creative support:
🔗 https://comichouse.nl/author/seven
📞 +31 (0)20 32 000 78​​​​​​​
metin@comichouse.nl

Writer of articles, reviews and tutorials:
● Blender Nation: https://www.blendernation.com/author/metin-seven
● CG Cookie: https://cgcookie.com/search/query?q=metin+seven&type=article
● Letterboxd: https://letterboxd.com/metinseven

Defied deadlines for A Little Lovely Company, Blender Foundation, Dutch Ministry of Education, Culture and Science, Dutch National Police Corps, Adidas, Google, Greenpeace, IKEA, Malmberg, Marni, Microsoft, NRC.next, NS (Dutch Railways), NU.nl, Ordina, Patswerk, Sanoma, Sogeti, Sony, VPRO television, and many others.

Recommendations and more info on LinkedIn:
https://www.linkedin.com/in/metinseven

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🛒 SHOPS

3D models (including free 3D models):
https://cgtrader.com/metinseven

Stock images (in high resolution):
https://stock.adobe.com/contributor/208717464/MetinSeven

2D prints (on various items):
https://society6.com/sevensheaven

3D prints:
https://shapeways.com/shops/sevensheaven

Thanks for your support!

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⌛ CHRONOLOGY

● Technical Artist for the Blender Foundation.
● 3D partner of the Patswerk studio.
● Toy modeler for A Little Lovely Company, the Netherlands.
● Vinyl toy designer for Crazy Label, Hong Kong.
● Daily news cartoonist for the Dutch NU.nl news platform.
● Weekly cartoonist and comic creator for the Dutch NRC.next newspaper.
● Writer and illustrator for various online and printed media, including BoingBoing, Computable, Elsevier, Emerce, Esquire, iCulture, Intermediair, MacFan, NRC.next, PC Magazine, PC-Active and Volkskrant Banen.
● Prize-winner at the 2004 Animago computer graphics awards, category 'Professional / Still, Creatures'. 1125 creatives from 50 countries took part in the competition.
● Alpha / beta tester of 3ds Max and several renderers, including finalRender, V-Ray and Renderman.
● Designer of graphics for several Dutch television shows.
● Co-creator of children's animation series for the Dutch VPRO television network.
● Designer and graphic artist of games for the Commodore Amiga, MS-DOS, Windows and more:
https://metinseven.nl/blog/VKE8/team-hoi-games

Skills

3D Animation3D Modeling3D Printing3D VisualizationAnimationArt DirectionCartooningCartoonsCharacter DesignComic ArtComicsDigital SculptingEditorial illustrationExplanimationGame DesignGame GraphicsIcon DesignIllustrationImage editingInfographicsLogo DesignMedical IllustrationPhotographyPixel ArtPresentationsProduct DesignPromotionsRenderingRetouchingScientific IllustrationToy DesignTrainingVector IllustrationVoxel ArtWriting

Software proficiency

MoI3D
MoI3D
Blender
Blender
Octane Render
Octane Render
ZBrush
ZBrush
Affinity Photo
Affinity Photo
Affinity Designer
Affinity Designer
MagicaVoxel
MagicaVoxel
Aseprite
Aseprite