Portrait of Nicolas D'Amore

Nicolas D'Amore

Lead 3D Animator — M74 Post

I started with Blender at the end of 2010 as a hobbyist.
In November 2012 I was lucky enough to participate in an animation training at the Blender Foundation, with Francesco Siddi, Beorn Leonard and Pablo Vazquez as teachers.
In April 2013 I returned to the Blender Foundation for another training about lighting and rendering, with Francesco Siddi, Pablo Vazquez and Sebastian Koenig as teachers, and finally I did the "Invisible VFX" one in October 2018 with Sebastian Koenig.
In 2015 I participated at the “Story Masterclass” workshop, with Matthew Lunn & Valerie Lapoint (Pixar artists), organized by Blue Shuttle, at Rome, Italy.
In 2016 I participated at the “Animation Lecture Masterclass”, with Michal Makarewicz (Pixar artist), organized by Blue Shuttle, at Rome, Italy.
In 2017 I participated at the “Character Design & Animation”, with Daniel Holland & Andrew Gordon (Pixar artists), organized by Blue Shuttle, at Rome, Italy.
In 2019 I was one of the animators of “Arturo e il gabbiano” (``Arthur and the seagull”) short movie, directed by Luca Di Cecca.
In 2019 I worked as a rigger and animator at “Giù dal Nido”, an italian animated series currently playing at Rai YoYo, Italian National Television.
Graduated at the online school Animation Mentor in september 2020.
Currently working as a rigger and Lead Animator at M74 Post studio at Rome.
Spoken languages: Spanish, Italian, English.