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Shaoyong (Abel) ZhangLead VFX ArtistFunplus Games

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE: Funplus games, Beijing, China May. 2018 – Current. Funplus.com lead Visual Effects Artist •lead Visual Effects Artist for Project Spark, an AAA game. NeatEase games, HuangZhou, China May. 2015 – April. 2018 www.neteasegames.com lead Visual Effects Artist • lead Visual Effects Artist for two mobile games: Eternal Border and Galactic Frontline. Sledgehammer games, Foster City, CA Dec. 2013 – April. 2015 www.sledgehammergames.com Sr. Visual Effects Artist • Sr. Visual Effects Artist for Call of duty(Advance warfare). Spark unlimited Games, Los Angeles, CA Nov. 2012 – Nov.2013 www.sparkunlimited.com Sr. Visual Effects Artist • Sr. Visual Effects Artist for Yaiba. Insomniac Games, Los Angeles, CA July 2012 – Nov 2012

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