About

My name is Jamal Qutub and I’m a director, designer and animator creating still, moving & interactive work in Portland, Oregon.

I’m a collaborative and creative problem solver that loves a challenge and figuring out how best to use new technology.

Helios Interactive

I’m currently working as Art Director at Helios Interactive (A Freeman Company).

I lead designers, design UI, storyboard, create 2D and 3D assets and help create virtual and interactive experiences.

Nimpsy Studio

On the side I’m a partner and Creative Director at Nimpsy Studio where I design and create motion graphics.

AEPDX

In my spare time I’m also manager of AEPDX, an Adobe After Effects User Group for motion designers and animators in Portland.

I’m usually throwing together a yearly competitive and creative animation event for Design Week. Mostly, I host monthly Meetups with local motion artists.

Skills

Direction / Design / 2D & 3D Animation / Storyboarding / Video & VR Editing & Post Production

Tools

Design: Photoshop / Illustrator / XD / Sketch

Animation & Compositing: After Effects / Premiere Pro / Media Encoder

3D: Cinema4D (Redshift, Octane, Arnold) / ZBrush / Substance Painter

Learning: Unity3D (Animation), Unreal, Substance Designer, Blender