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Trainer CV Helge Maus / pixeltrain


Helge Maus

born 1972 in Bad Kreuznach, Germany

 

Helge Maus

Goestinger Straße 34g

A-8020 Graz

 

mobil +43 699.10 66 99 79

 

info(at)pixeltrain.de

 

Profile

Helge Maus works with his company pixeltrain (www.pixeltrain.de) as a producer, consultant and trainer in the ares of 3D, VFX and compositing. For his work, he uses mainly Maya, Cinema 4D and Vue xStream, as well as After Effects and NUKE in compositing for 3D-movies and VFX. In addition to his creative work Helge has been a longtime software trainer for Creative Professionals. He primarily trains companies, 3d artists, compositors, architects, photographers and designers in the fields of 3D, Visual Effects and Motion.

He is well known as an author for his specialized books and trainings-dvds, which were published by several publishers like Addison Wesley, Galileo Press or video2brain, as well as a producer of a number of video tutorials.

Availability and Conditions

  • international
  • Customers bear the accommodation costs
  • No travel expenses for Germany, Austria, Switzerland
  • basically always on request
  • Trainings are held on demand internationally in German or English.
  • Daily rate on request.

Career

  • Holder of pixeltrain – 3D, motion, vfx, animation – training, consulting, publications since 2008
  • Lecturer at the ifs International Film School Colgne (Maxon Cinema 4D, Autodesk Maya, The Foundry NUKE)
  • Lecturer at the Hochschule Ravensburg-Weingarten (SynthEyes, Cinema 4D, The Foundry NUKE)
  • Author of articles in the journal Digital Production since 2011
  • Holder of iPARTNER, agency for web and multimedia development / creative software trainings 1998-2008
  • Beta tester for Maxon Cinema 4D since 2008
  • Beta tester for software by Adobe Systems GmbH since 2001
  • freelancer at Adobe Systems since 2000
  • independent trainer / consultant since 1998
  • freelance writer for various publications since 1998, publisher: Galileo Design
  • author of video trainings for video2brain, 2002-2008
  • Educator (state recognized) with methodological / didactic training
  • Technical university, subject areas: math, electrical engineering and physics

Certifications

  • Maxon Certified Lead Instructor
  • Adobe Certified Expert GoLive 6, Photoshop 7, Photoshop CS, Photoshop CS2, Photoshop CS3
  • Adobe Certified Instructor

Product Knowledge and Priorities

Platform

  • Microsoft Windows VISTA, 7
  • Apple Mac OS X

 

Technologies

  • Cinema 4D XPRESSO / Thinking Particles
  • Cinema 4D C.O.F.F.E.E.
  • Python Scripting (Cinema 4D, Maya, Nuke)
  • MEL
  • ActionScript 3
  • C++

 

Software

  • Maxon Cinema 4D R16 + Editions
  • Maxon Cinema 4D 16 Architecture
  • Maxon Cinema 4D and VRAYforC4D
  • Maxon CINEWARE
  • Autodesk Maya 2015
  • VRAY for Maya
  • SolidAngle Arnold (Maya, CINEMA 4D)
  • PIXAR's RenderMan

 

  • Autodesk Mudbox 2015
  • Pixologic ZBrush
  • 3D-Coat

 

  • The Foundry Nuke 9.x / NUKEX 9.x
  • The Foundry NUKE Studio
  • BodyPaint 3D
  • E-ON Vue xStream  2014
  • SynthEyes / 3D-Camera-Tracking & MatchMoving
  • NextLimit RealFlow 2014
  • Houdini FX

 

  • Maya Fluids & Dynamics
  • Turbulence FD for CINEMA 4D
  • X-Particles for CINEMA 4D

 

  • SketchUP 2014 + V-Ray for SketchUP
  • Blender 3D
  • PhotoScan

 

  • Adobe Creative Suite 6
  • Adobe Creative Suite Production Premium
  • Adobe Creative Suite Master Collection

 

  • Adobe PremierePro CC
  • Adobe AfterEffects CC
  • Adobe Soundbooth CC
  • Adobe Encore CS6

 

Skills

  • Many years of training and workshop experience
  • Trade talks e.g. for Adobe Systems Incorporated, even in front of large audiences
  • Long-time beta tester for Adobe Systems
  • Beta-Tester for Maxon Cinema 4D
  • Specialist lecturer in web, multimedia and 3D for various publishers

 

Publications (language: German)

pixeltrain is currently working on English publications with Helge Maus. We'll keep you informed.

  • Author Video-Trainings-DVD CINEMA 4D R15 - Fast Forward >>, pixeltrain
  • Author Video-Trainings-DVD NUKE 7 / NUKEX 7 - Fast Forward >>, pixeltrain
  • Author Video-Trainings-DVD CINEMA 4D R14 - Fast Forward >>, pixeltrain
  • Author Video-Trainings-DVD Maxon Cinema 4D 13 - Das umfassende Training, Galileo Design
  • Author Video-Trainings-DVD Maxon Cinema 4D 12 - Das umfassende Training, Galileo Design
  • Author Video-Trainings-DVD Maxon Cinema 4D 11 - Das umfassende Training, Galileo Design
  • Author Video-Trainings-DVD Blender 2.5 - Das umfassende Training, Galileo Design

 

  • Author Buch Maxon Cinema 4D 11 - Einstieg in 3D-Modelling, Texturing und Animation

 

  • Author Video-Trainings-DVD Adobe Flash CS5 - Das umfassende Training, Galileo Design
  • Author Video-Trainings-DVD Adobe Flash CS4 - Das umfassende Training, Galileo Design
  • Author Video-Trainings-DVD Adobe Dreamweaver CS4 - Webdesign, Galileo Design

 

  • Author Video-Trainings-DVD Adobe Flash CS3 Grundlagen, video2brain, Addison-Wesley
  • Author Video-Trainings-DVD Blender 3D, video2brain, Addison-Wesley

 

  • Co-Author Buch Adobe GoLive CS2 – verständlich erklärt. GalileoPress
  • Co-Author Buch Adobe GoLive CS – verständlich erklärt. GalileoPress

 

  • Articles in magazines like DOCMA, MACup, MX Magazin, photoshop digital

 

  • Author Online-Videos Crashkurs Adobe Flex 2, video2brain
  • Author Online-Videos Crashkurs Adobe Apollo / AIR, video2brain
  • Author Online-Videos Fireworks CS3, video2brain
  • Author Online-Videos Google SketchUP, video2brain
  • Author Online-Videos Cinema 4D MoGraph, video2brain

 

  • Adobe Trainings-Videos delivered in the Adobe Creative Suite 3 Box

 

  • Author Video-Trainings-DVD Flash MX Spieleentwicklung, video2brain
  • Author  Video-Trainings-DVD JAVA 5, video2brain, Markt & Technik
  • Author Video-Trainings-DVD GoLive CS2, video2brain, Addison-Wesley
  • Author Video-Trainings-DVD Flash 8 Grundlagen, Addision-Wesley
  • Author Video-Trainings-DVD CSS Design, video2brain, Markt & Technik
  • Author Video-Trainings-DVD AJAX, video2brain, Addison-Wesley
  • Author Video-Trainings-DVD C++, video2brain, Markt & Technik
  • Author Video-Trainings-DVD JAVA 6, video2brain, Markt & Technik

 

  • Author Video-Trainings-CDROM GoLive 6, video2brain, GalileoPress
  • Author Video-Trainings-CDROM GoLive CS, video2brain, GalileoPress
  • Author Video-Trainings-CDROM PHP & MySQL, video2brain, GalileoPress
  • Author Video-Trainings-CDROM Flash MX 2004, video2brain, GalileoPress
  • Author Video-Trainings-CDROM ActionScript 1 & 2, video2brain, GalileoPress

 

Projects

  • Production of Trainings-Videos, Online-Videos and other learning systems
  • Video-Editing and Compositing of Company Presentations
  • Design and implementation of various trailers
  • 3D visualization of architectural spaces and products, "still and animated"
  • 3D visualization of products in various sectors and fields
  • Compositing of 3D animations with high-definition footage in advertising
  • Advertising and Corporate Video Production
  • Various 3D modeling jobs
  • Solution development in VFX (Particle, Fluids, Smoke)

Some Clients and Case Studies

Schools / Universities

  • Muthesius Kunsthochschule Kiel
  • ifs internationalefilmschule köln
  • GBS St.Gallen - Schule für Gestaltung
  • Hochschule Ravensburg-Weingarten
  • Westsächsische Hochschule Zwickau Fakultät Architektur

Publishing Houses

  • Markt & Technik
  • Addision-Wesley
  • Galileo Press
  • ATEC

Germany

  • Adobe Systems GmbH
  • Adobe Engineering GmbH
  • Presenter for MAXON in IBC 2013
  • CeBIT 2002, 2001, Photokina 2002, Photokina 2004, Photokina 2006
  • FMX 2012 / FMX 2013 (as Speaker)
  • Bildungsmesse, Crossmedia Roadshows, diverse "BrownBag"-Trainings, AdobeLive 2007, PIXEL
  • REDSEVEN ENTERTAINMENT GmbH
  • ProSiebenSat.1 Media AG
  • SKY Deutschland Fernsehen GmbH
  • Rundfunk Berlin-Brandenburg / RBB
  • Norddeutscher Rundfunk (NDR)
  • Deutsche Welle Bonn
  • d&d digital data medien GmbH, Bad Oeynhausen
  • Jung von Matt / Spree GmbH
  • DDB Group Germany GmbH
  • bultmann. design works, Bremen
  • vitra. AG
  • V4 GmbH, Stuttgart
  • PIRATES 'N' PARADISE, Düsseldorf
  • FES GmbH Fahrzeug-Entwicklung Sachsen
  • ISARIA Corporate Design AG
  • VISUELL - Studio für visuelle Kommunikation, Stuttgart
  • trio-interactive it services gmbh
  • virtual identity AG
  • adwerk GmbH, Freiburg
  • agentur baumgärtner - fine art of communication
  • THE FOOD PROFESSIONALS KÖHNEN AG
  • Team 2 Werbeagentur
  • AOL Deutschland im Bereich Creative Software Training
  • OSRAM GmbH
  • STRATO AG
  • DB Deutsche Bundesbahn
  • SIEMENS
  • SAP AG
  • Jako-O GmbH
  • CDN automotive AG
  • Deutsche Gesetzliche Unfallversicherung
  • Bayrisches Staatsministerium für Umwelt
  • SABIC POLYOFINE GmbH
  • Giesecke & Devrient GmbH
  • Aurentum Innovationstechnologien GmbH
  • reinisch AG
  • Sparkasse Vogtland Marketing
  • Media-Markt-Akademie
  • CANCOM
  • PCware
  • i-training, München
  • ncd Nietfeld GmbH

Switzerland

  • JURA Elektroapparate AG
  • Moevenpick Wein AG
  • RR Donnelly Document Solutions
  • Burki & Scherer
  • Calitho SA
  • Strüby Konzept AG
  • EMS Chemie AG
  • Bucher Hydraulics AG Frutigen
  • creaholic SA
  • Strüby Konzept AG
  • EROWA AG

Austria

  • Sony DADC Austria AG
  • WiFi Graz - Steiermark
  • TEAM 7 Natürlich Wohnen GmbH
  • Wien Energie Gasnetz GmbH
  • AUSTRIAN GAMING INDUSTRIES GmbH

Luxembourg

  • pasucha klepzig associès

Slovenia

  • CUPOLA AEC, Ljubljana Crnuc

Denmark

  • tv2 / bornholm

Portugal

  • Techlimits - Informática, Lda. / 2775-342 Parede
  • TVI - Televisão Independente, S.A.

Israel

  • ISCAR LTD. Manufacturer of Metalworking Tools

Memberships

  • Presenter at deutschsprachigen HilfDirSelbst Forum (www.hilfdirselbst.ch)
  • Member of Deutscher Multimedia Verband
  • Official Member as ACI (Adobe Certified Instructor)
  • Blender User Group Graz

 

A-8020 Graz, 03/08/2015