Ricardo Tobon is a CG artist, filmmaker and international lecturer. He works for the film and video game industries. Ricardo’s skills span from animation to motion capture, layout, cinematography, motion edit and rigging.
12/30/12 Game Connection Europe 2012 is underway. The conference includes a lecture by Ricardo Tobon on high-end mocap for films and games.
12/04/12 Playstation All-stars Battle Royale hits stores today. Look for Ricardo at the end credits of the game.
12/04/12 Ricardo’s film Rock Trooper is participating as an official selection in the 2012 L.A. Comedy Film Festival. The screening will take place November 4th at 4pm at the Los Feliz 3 Cinemas. Hope to see you there.
07/03/12 The Amazing Spider-Man, the new reboot to the beloved superhero franchise hits theaters. Ricardo worked with the motion capture team for this movie.
05/29/12 Playstation Vita's first person shooter Resistance Burning Skies is available today. Ricardo was the lead technical animator for this game.
05/25/12 The latest installment of the Men in Black franchise, MIB3 opens in theaters tonight. Ricardo worked as a motion capture specialist for this project.
05/22/12 Sorcery, the magic-themed Playstation Move title hits stores today. Ricardo collaborated on this project as a technical animator for SCEA.
11/01/11 The long awaited release of Uncharted 3: Drake's Deception is taking place today. Ricardo worked as a technical animator and motion capture specialist for both the cinematic sequences as well as the in game-motions.
10/26/11 Infamous 2: Festival of Blood is available on the Playstation Network today. Ricardo's work can be seen in the intro and outro cinematics for this game.
02/22/11 Ricardo joins Sony Computer Entertainment of America as a Technical Animator to work in Uncharted 3 and Uncharted Golden Abyss among other projects.
01/03/11 “Holy Shot” has been selected as an official selection for the 2011 San Diego Latino Film Festival. The short will be screened on March 15th at 6:30pm.
12/01/10 Ricardo’s animated film entitled “Holy Shot” has been selected as an official selection for the 2010 Boston Latino International Film Festival. The short will be screened on Saturday December 4th at 7:30pm!