Nelson Tai
Nelson Tai
Freelance Concept Designer
Hong Kong, Hong Kong

About

Nelson Tai is a Concept Designer in the film and entertainment industry.
Passionate in designing sci-fi characters, creatures, vehicles, weapons, and environments.

Worked at FATface Production Hong Kong for the past 5 years and was involved in multiple projects, including on the designs of the upcoming feature film project - Warriors of Future (TBC).

Features & Articles //
KeyShot Artist Feature - https://www.keyshot.com/customers/nelson-tai/
NVIDIA Artstation Character Challenge Favorite - https://nvidiametropia2042challenge.artstation.com/favorites/
CG-Lounge Interview - https://www.cg-lounge.com/artist/interview-with-nelson-tai/
Pixologic Homepage Feature 2018 - http://pixologic.com/
3D Artist Issue #120 : Cover Artist & Feature - https://nelsontai.artstation.com/projects/qgvNP
3D Aritst Issue #126 & ImagineFX Issue #168 : Pixologic ZBrush Ad - "NZR800 Yellow"
3D Artist Issue #127 : Artwork Feature - "FASTER"
3D Artist Issue #129 : Artwork Feature - "motoREAPER 2.01"
CG Society Award - https://cgsociety.org/hall-of-fame/editorpicks
ZBrush 2018 Beta Artist - https://nelsontai.artstation.com/albums/809358
ZBrush Central Top Row Gallery Feature - http://www.zbrushcentral.com/zbc-top-row-gallery.php
Kotaku Feature- https://kotaku.com/the-brothers-grim-1791854485
All3DP Article - https://all3dp.com/2/6-best-3d-sculpting-software-tools-4-are-free/

Skills

Concept ArtConcept DesignArt DirectionCharacter DesignCreature DesignWeapon DesignTransport DesignDigital SculptingIllustrationGraphic DesignMatte PaintingMotion GraphicsCool stuff

Software proficiency

ZBrush
ZBrush
Keyshot
Keyshot
Photoshop
Photoshop
Maya
Maya
Fusion 360
Fusion 360
Marvelous Designer
Marvelous Designer
After Effects
After Effects
Illustrator
Illustrator
Blender
Blender

Productions

  • Nelson tai f image 1490689598
    • Movie
      Warriors of Future
    • Year
      2019
    • Role
      Concept Designer
    • Company
      FATface
  • Nelson tai f image 1490697482
    • Movie
      Storm Cloud (teaser)
    • Year
      2016
    • Role
      Concept Designer
    • Company
      FATface
  • Chimpanzee dsgn screens 001e
    • Movie
      Chimpanzee (short)
    • Year
      2015
    • Role
      Concept Designer
    • Company
      FATface
  • Statues dsgn screena 001e
    • Commercial / Advertisement
      Schroders Statues TVC
    • Year
      2015
    • Role
      Digital Sculptor
    • Company
      FATface

Experience

  • Concept Designer at FATface Production Limited
    Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    January 2015 - Present

    Concept art and design for film projects, including Warriors of Future, Storm Cloud, various TVCs, and unannounced projects.

  • Interactive Designer / Freelancer at Various Agencies
    Toronto, Canada
    January 2008 - July 2014

    Graphic and Interactive design for various agencies and clients.