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Marco Antonio Velasquez III
Artist | Professional | Varied
United States
Current Residence: Here and There in Los Angeles Ca.
Print preference: Death Metal, Thrash, and Prog Band Long Sleeves! & nice dress shirts (I know WRONG answer ;)
Favourite genre of music: Classical,Jazz,Rock,Soundtrack Scores,Progressive Rock/Metal,Death/Thrash Metal,Well crafted musics
Favourite photographer: Storm Thorgerson
Favourite style of art: Any! as long as it moves me, for myself, I love pencil!
Operating System: H A L 9 0 0 0
MP3 player of choice: HA! (like i can afford that)
Shell of choice: 7.62mm
Wallpaper of choice: Landry's eating Doughnuts (oh come on, you know!)
Skin of choice: Female
Favourite cartoon character: Any Top 40 band - hugo Chavez
Personal Quote: "Man makes mistakes of God"
Marco Antonio Velasquez III
Los Angeles/San Francisco/Bay Area/San Diego Ca.
Contact me through my DA account please.

Applying for:     
Highly motivated and enthusiastic Artist seeking employment utilizing
my professional talents in Illustration as a Conceptual Designer,
Storyboard and Logo/Graphics.

Employment History:

Manifest Film
Los Angeles Ca. 2011 - 2015
Concept/Storyboard Designer On-Call
-Various Conceptual designs and Storyboards for Feature-Films, Shorts,
Music Videos and Commercials involving High-concepts.
-Created Storyboards and Concept Boards for the Film pitch "What Remains"
based on the Sony Playstation Game, which has garnered much press in the
gaming and Sci-Fi/Horror Film community.
-Techno Music Video Concept Design and Storyboards for a Sci-Fi/Android
related storyline, which includes; Props, Character/Costume Designs,
Various Robots and Androids with full turn-arounds.
-Concepts for Exotic Weapon designs for a Full-Feature Fantasy Film.

The Production Green
Woodland Hills/Hollywood Ca. 2009 - 2014
Conceptual Designer/Storyboard Artist On-Call
-Concept Art
 based on needs of Script written by Director that entailed
"Turn-arounds" of Characters, Costume, Weapons and Ship Designs for a
Sci-Fi Live-Action/Childrens Adventure Feature Film called "Junior Crew".
-Created Storyboards based on Script for the entire Film in development.

Great Light Entertainment
Beverly Hills/Hollywood Ca. 2010
Conceptual Artist/Storyboard Designer
-Concept Art created for a Model Reality Show Pitch that included
RV/Tour Bus Designs of Interior, Exteriors, Cutaways and Characterizations
of Host Models.
-Creation of Illustrated Concept Boards for key moments of Show to
get a feeling of situations and personalities.
-Storyboards of basic storyline for pitch to show how Programme
would be presented in key scenes, as well as Hosts interaction.

Treacy Productions
Hollywood, CA. 2009
Illustrator/Storyboards/Conceptual Design
-Creation of Storyboards based on Screenplay for an Independent
Film Project.
-Entailed Action and Comedy being the main focus-to design unusual
and complicated Camera shots.
-Includes Pre-Production Design, to do location searching and environments
for scenes.
-Worked closely with Director, Lead Cameraman and Cinematographer
in designing scenes/panels, created quick Thumbnails, onto Sketches,
then cleaned-up for final Storyboards (in Pencil).

Visual Magic Max
Los Angeles, CA.  2008 - 2009
-Creating various drawings and designs for Multi-media. Font, Props,
Banner, Logo/Title Montages, Environments, Structures and Character
designs that include Realistic and Cartoon styles.
-Turn-Arounds for Characters and various Objects including
-Majority of work is hand-drawn in Pencils, Markers and touch-ups
in Adobe Photoshop, from Production Sketch's to Final Renders.
-Designs are then re-created in 3D animation by staff.
-Storyboards designed for Montages and Special Effects shots.

IF23 Productions/Pretty Poots Productions
Los Angeles, CA.  2004 - 2007/2010
-Developed Various designs and ideas for Film, Animation, Video
games, Toys and other merchandise.
-Sketched and Comped Conceptual Art, from Spacecraft, Costume,
Characters, Props, Mech, Structures and Storyboards for various
Film and Animation genre's using Pencils and Photoshop mediums.
-Storyboarded and Conceptually designed for short film "the
-Also produced Logos for Montages/Titles, Layouts and Production
-Developed an original Anime influenced Live-Action Film that
included Conceptual Designs of Props/Weapons/Hardware and Concept/
-Co-wrote and Created ideas for various Movie Scripts.

Tolchin Entertainment
San Diego, CA.  2004
Illustrator/Conceptual Artist
-Illustrated designs, Concepts for a Video Game proposal, and
created Storyboards for a Prelude Action sequence.
-Various Production Sketches and finalized designs for
Props/Weapons, Characters, Structures, Spacecraft and Vehicles,
in Pencils and Adobe Photoshop.

Bryant/Jungle Gear INC.
Garden Grove, CA.  1999 - 2002
-Illustrating and colouring of designs for T-shirts and various
Logos,which included the creation and illustration of an original
T-Shirt line using Various Inks, Pencils, Markers, including
-Created Cartoon Characters to Graphic Designs for Urban-wear.

Iron Beach
Malibu, CA.  1997 - 1999
-Created Storyboards and Concept designs for Anime-Motion Picture
project and Designed an original Skatewear line that included
original Anime influenced Characters.
-Illustrated Production Pencil sketches that included Costume,
Character, Spacecraft, Mech Designs and "Turn-Arounds".
-Production Paintings for Animation and Commercial Pitches in
Photoshop and various mediums.
-Created an Original Script for an Anime Motion Picture project.

Square Soft USA (currently Square Enix in El Segundo)
Marina Del Rey, CA.  1996 - 1997
Illustrator/Conceptual Artist
-Devised Characters, Weapons/Props, Costume, Environments and
Creature Illustrations for the first three phases of the Critically
Acclaimed Horror Video Game "Parasite Eve".
-Produced Sketches, to Final Production Paintings in Photoshop.
-Created Storyboards, Scenarios based on preliminary Scripts that
became key scenes in the Final Production including original
Weapons and Ammunition.

Angel Studio (currently Rockstar in Carlsbad)
Carlsbad, CA.  1995 - 1996
Illustrator/Conceptual Artist
-Designed Textures, Backrounds, Vehicles and Logos for Video game
"Buggy Boogie" in which the team developed the modern “Suspension”
that Vehicles in Video Games employ today.
-Used various Pencils, Markers and on the job training for Adobe

Creative Mediums and Experience:
Pencils, Paints, Markers and over 15 years experience in Adobe
Photoshop.  Proficient in traditional, as well-as Japanese Manga/
Anime styles.  Also experienced in Pin-up Illustrations.
A Display Artist for 2 years at Tower Records in Signage, and
Displays for Music Artists, hand cutting Foam-core, using
various Inks, Markers and winning Area Awards 5 times for Best
Displays. Band and Corporate Identity Logos, CD covers and Lay
-out; Graphic Artist in T-Shirt Industry; Mural Artist for a
ComicBook Store and 27 years experience as a Freelance Artist.

Note to all you Lovers of ART and Music!!!!
If you use the "Sit Back" mode to watch my Art on a Reel (go to Gallery and thank you) you can listen
to "Music" to go along with it, please add it on a separate browser and enjoy!
Thank you all again, and I hope all the elements make your watching of my Art even more enjoyable.
For "Sit back and Relax" mode:…
Be sure to "loop/repeat" it, enjOy (Link is from YOUtube).
  • Mood: Distracted
  • Listening to: was listening to
  • Reading: (editing) my YOUtube Playlists
  • Watching: pooter screen as it sucks the life out of my eyes!
  • Playing: the game of life (not the "70's" game)
  • Eating: Not eating yet . . .
  • Drinking: probably something with crushed Ice

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faustus70 Featured By Owner Oct 22, 2013  Professional Artist
hey thanx for the watch
RelativelyExtreme Featured By Owner Apr 28, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
Hey, I just wanted to let you know that Progulus radio is making for an awesome homework jam right now ;) thanks for suggesting it!!
mavartworx Featured By Owner Apr 30, 2013  Professional General Artist
Awesome, knew you'd love it :D
Tell your friends :dance::music:!
RelativelyExtreme Featured By Owner Apr 30, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
Shall do.
soullsurfer Featured By Owner Mar 28, 2013  Student Photographer
tnx ;)
mavartworx Featured By Owner Apr 2, 2013  Professional General Artist
VERY Welcome, awesome work :D
albator Featured By Owner Nov 25, 2012  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Very cool spaceships design
mavartworx Featured By Owner Nov 28, 2012  Professional General Artist
Thank you soo much :wave:!
Thanks for leaving a comment and visiting my Shipyard! :gallery:
ElaBraveHeart Featured By Owner Nov 27, 2011
Hi Marco
mavartworx Featured By Owner Nov 29, 2011  Professional General Artist
Hey there Ella!
Will have to checkout all your Art later today.
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