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Alan Hathaway, Producer & President
Hathaway will be working on many aspects of the Dinoville Adventures movie including producing, script writing, art directing and creating storyboards. In addition, Hathaway is overseeing all aspects of marketing such as packaging, website and distribution.
Hathaway formed BrownBoots Interactive, Inc., the company producing Dino Adventures, in November, 1999. As president, his practical approach to web site development makes his business stand out from the rest. His team at BrownBoots, with their emphasis on design and programming experience, marry the two skills together generating a creative balance. His business also develops software. Most recently, the company has also designed animation to illustrate product benefits for its customers.
Hathaway has over 12 years experience in website development and advertising and holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Art from University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh.
Tim Bowser, Animation/Multimedia Developer
Bowser, a partner in this project, is responsible for the several aspects within the animation process for Dinoville Adventures including texturing, shading and lighting. He is also handling some of the character modeling, animation and lip syncing. Additionally, Bowser is overseeing all the workflow and managing the freelance and contract workers.
His responsibilities at BrownBoots Interactive include developing multimedia and CD-ROM technology driven projects. And, he has over two years experience in computer animation.
Bowser holds a marketing degree from Lakeshore Technical College, a Bachelor of Arts degree in Business Administration from Lakeland College and an Associates Degree in computer animation from Full Sail Real World Education in Orlando, FL.
Chris Ayers, Concept Art, Storyboards
Ayers is responsible for all concept art, including character and set design, for Dino Adventures. He is also generating all Storyboards for the movie.
Ayers has worked on such hit movies as "Men in Black" and "Austin Powers II."
Chris Loughlin, Recording Engineer/Sound Technician
Loughlin will be handling all sound for Dinoville Adventures, including all music and sound effects.
Loughlin's work has been Grammy nominated for his role in the DJ Defstarr promotional demo for Kirwan Brown's single release "Careful." His experience includes working as a Sound Technician for Carnival Cruise Line, as a Stage Manager/Sound Engineer for Dorney Park & Wild Water Kingdom in Allentown, PA and as a Sound Engineer for Phase one Recording Studio in Charlotte, NC.
Loughlin graduated from Full Sail Real World Education in Winter Park, FL.
Carlos Breban, Character Modeler
Breban is located in Casselberry, FL and is responsible for the modeling and rigging of the characters in Dinoville Adventures. Character modeling consists of taking sketches from the character artist and drawing them in a 3-D software package so they exist in three dimensions. Once a character is modeled, the character is rigged. Essentially, rigging is the process of putting "bones" in the character so it can be posed in different positions.
In addition to working on the movie, Breban is a Chief Modeler/Technical Director for Santa Monica Studios in Orlando, FL and a Computer Character Design and Lab Instructor for Full Sail Real World Education in Winter Park, FL. He instructs students on how to create characters for animation in Alias/Wavefront Maya, one of the most powerful 3d software packages. He is currently working on a number of animated projects across the country.
Ryan Watson, Character Animation
Watson will handle some of the character animation for Dinoville Adventures.
Watson has eight professional credits and has worked as a motion graphic artist for one of the most prolific studios in the industry. His passion for bringing things to life shows in his animations. Watson also teaches the Character Animation class at Full Sail Real World Education in Winter Park, Fl.
Sarah Congdon, Graphic Designer/Talent Scout
Congdon is helping with all aspects of marketing Dinoville Adventures, from a graphic design standpoint, to ensure all materials are properly branded. She designed the movie logo, website, packaging and various advertising collateral. In addition, she is functioning as talent scout and voice coach.
At BrownBoots Interactive Congdon designs customer web sites utilizing original design, illustrations and navigation solutions. She also directs all print design for existing and potential clients. Working with companies of all sizes, Congdon takes the client from concept to completion, developing a professional and consistent marketing plan. She creates strong brand strategies that include designing logos, letterhead, business cards, web sites, print collateral, trade show booths, signage, corporate name wear and more.
Congdon earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Graphic Design from St. Norbert College and brings more than five years of graphics experience to BrownBoots Interactive, Inc.
Edward R. Knutson, Six Four Systems, LLC
Knutson's company, Six Four Systems, LLC, will complete all computer rendering for Dinoville Adventures. Rendering is the final drawing of each frame. The frames are then compiled at a rate of 30 frames per second to create the final movie.
Knutson owns Six Four Systems, LLC, a company that provides services, materials and skills for: Linux-based, clustered rendering; high performance network for clustering; high capacity, reliable storage and shader development. All are necessary for film development.