Zbrush User Group Meeting

a demonstration of the way I use Zbrush in my personal artwork at the
first ever Zbrush user group meeting that was held at the Gnomon school
of visual effects. Other presenters were the fantastic artist Taron and
Bay Raitt formerly from Weta.

Story here from Cgnetworks <LINK> written by Ryan Kingslien.


thanks Jaime, Pam, and Kristin


Hired at Gnomon

Hired as a resident artist at the Gnomon School of Visual Effects in Hollywood, CA.

My responsibilites include: creating art, producing DVDs, and teaching an intro to Maya class, and the first ever Zbrush course.

goes without saying that this is my dream job, and I am feeling very
blessed to have been offered this position. Now it’s time to make the
best of it….

<Press Release>



thanks Alex Alvarez and Darrin Krumweide


3d World Article

"Pro tips: Retouching your renders" article published in 3d World magazine, issue # 46.

purists consider any tweaking of a 3D image after rendering as cheating
– but if the quality of the finished product is what counts, why not
use every weapon in your armoury? As award-winning artist Meats Meier
reveals, a little Photoshop work can not only improve your images, but
help to create effects that are difficult to achieve in most 3D


thanks Jim Thacker


CGchannel “Elite”

a CG "Elite" at CGchannel. "His art certainly will leave an impression
on anyone that sees it. You may enjoy it, you may even be upset with
it, but you will not forget it. To express an emotion, an expression of
a feeling or a state of mind, Meats Meier truly understands the purpose
of art. This is why we award him with our CG Elite award, given to the
outstanding digital artist that he truly is." Read the whole interview


thanks big time Jean-Eric Henault