elaine montoya


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Name Elaine Montoya
About Me :: aboutElaine Montoya is a principal of z o c o l o c o | s t u d i o s [http://zocoloco.com] – a visual design firm specializing in motion graphics, title design, video for the web and print. Founded in 1985, Zocoloco Studios has won numerous awards and has been published in HOW Magazine.Elaine also is the CEO/Founder of the motion group [http://themotiongroup.tv] - a company dedicated to the enrichment of the motion graphics, visual effects {vfx}, and animation community.the motion group includes:motion [http://motion.motion.tv] : an annual worldwide event that brings together 500 of the brightest and most creative minds in motion graphics, visual effects, broadcast design, animation, screen design and title design. motion takes place each fall in ABQ NM.motion+connect [http://connect.motion.tv]: live, online events for the global motion graphics, visual effects {vfx}, and animation community.motion.tv [http://motion.tv] : quality video-on-demand content for the motion picture and broadcast industries.As a former teacher at The Art Center, Elaine enjoys sharing her skills and knowledge with others through speaking engagements at industry related conferences, with a focus on workflow integration using the Adobe Creative Suite 5 Master Collection.In addition to being an Adobe Community Professional for After Effects, Flash, and Video on the Web, Elaine also serves as coordinator for the NM Adobe User Groups and motion+connect.:: specialtiesVisual design, graphic design, motion graphics, motion picture title design, After Effects, Flash, Flash Video, video post-production, including Final Cut Pro and Adobe Production Premium, and video for the web.:: awards*Addy Awards- First Place Stationery Package: MPC- Award of Excellence Santa Fe Community College Annual Report- Award of Excellence Illustration: SFCC Viewbook- Award of Excellence Sales promotion: Package DesignHOW Magazine AwardsWinner On-Line Award Santa Fe Community College ViewbookFinalist Self-Promo Award MPC Corporate LogoFinalist Self-Promo Award Package Design: Christmas promotion* For a complete list of awards, view my LinkedIn profile at http://www.linkedin.com/pub/1/b1a/3bb
Languages Spoken English, American Sign Language (ASL)
Company zocoloco studios
Position ceo | creative director


Last online 01/15/14


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