I have experience working on a variety of independent feature films and shorts as an animator. Please visit my official website at www.chadkaplan.com or find me on Facebook at www.facebook.com/chadkaplananimation. Specialties: 2-D digital animation, hand drawn art, digital art.

Work Samples

  • Animation Stills

  • Hand Drawn Art

Work History

  • Animator

    • Pont of View Pictures
    • Feb 2013 - Present (1 year 2 months)

    2D animator for the sci-fi film WASTELANDER.

  • Poster and Graphic Novel Artist

    • Cut To The Chase Productions, LLC
    • 2013 - Present (1 year)

    Promotional artist for the feature anthology horror film EREBUS. Providing an alternate poster for the feature as well as individual posters for two of its vignettes and creating the film's graphic novel adaptation.

  • Freelance artist and animator

    • Chad Kaplan Art and Animation
    • 2012 - Present (2 years)

    For all your 2D animation and art needs! I accept commissions related both to still artwork (digital and hand-drawn) and digital 2D animation.

    www.facebook.com/chadkaplananimation

  • Animator

    • Depth Charge Productions
    • Aug 2009 - Present (4 years 8 months)

    Created company logo and a variety of 2D animation shorts.

    Current feature film credits:

    NAPLES NEVER DIES... IT SHOOTS!

  • Animator

    • Wild Dogs Productions
    • Jun 2009 - Present (4 years 10 months)

    Created 2D animation and graphics for title sequences and short segments for several feature films.

    Current feature film credits:

    MONEY FOR ANGELS
    THE DRY BLADE
    COIN
    THE BIG SLEAZE
    THE MINSTREL KILLER

  • Animator

    • Subgenre Entertainment
    • Jun 2009 - Present (4 years 10 months)

    Provided 2D animated behind-the-scenes dramatizations and closing credits animation for EUROCRIME! THE ITALIAN COP AND GANGSTER FILMS THAT RULED THE '70S. Also assisted in film print and image sourcing and helped verify and organize documentary video clip and art log.

  • Tutor

    • Bristol Community College
    • Aug 2007 - Jan 2009 (1 year 5 months)

Education

  • Emerson College

    • Bachelor's Animation and Motion Media
    • 2010 - 2012

    Cum Laude

  • Bristol Community College

    • Associates Liberal Arts Professional
    • 2007 - 2009

    Summa Cum Laude Dean's List (5 semesters)

  • Barrington High School

    • 2003 - 2007

Specialties

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