V-Ray MENTOR, Corona Primary Instructor of Render Legion, Certified Professional of Autodesk
Juan Carlos is a 3D artist and author with almost twenty years of experience in lighting, rendering and postproduction. He holds the official V-Ray Mentor certifications of Chaos Group, Corona Primary Instructor of Render Legion and Certified Professional of Autodesk. From a young age, he became interested in computer graphics and began to take his first steps in the sector with the 3D Studio program for MS-DOS. He dedicated his entire life to infographics, design and other artistic expressions such as painting and drawing. To satisfy his passion for computer science and programming and keep in touch with computers, he studied and graduated in Computer Engineering.
Throughout his professional career, he has gone through several of the most well-known companies, studios and TV channels in Spain: TVE, Telecinco, Next Limit, Ilion Animation Studios, RandomControl, Habitania Lighthub, etc.
He has also worked for some of the most important international film and videogame companies in the world: Pixar, Disney Consumer Products and Gameloft Montreal. As an instructor, he has taught numerous V-Ray and Corona courses in various companies and is often required for consulting and employee training.
He is the author of the books "V-Ray: my system" and "Lighting techniques in 3ds Max 4" and has collaborated, occasionally, in various publications such as 3D Artist, 3D World, Ceiga or, the now defunct, 3D and Animation.