Daniel Schmidt is a Motion Designer & Art Director available for remote freelance work.
From first steps (r&d, conception, look development) to final production (design, art direction, animation, compositing). Tools of choice: Adobe After Effects & Trapcode Software. ⚡️ Latest Awards: ADC Gold & Red Dot Award for Audi Light Strings. Watch design reel or scroll through selected projects to get an impression.
Born 1984, in the North of Germany. After a short internship at advertising agency Springer & Jacoby's film unit Daniel had worked at motion design studio Sehsucht in Hamburg for clients such as Audi and Mercedes-Benz. Five years later, he started his own freelance business, collaborating with studios such as Infected, Velvet and Blackspace. He is working remotely from abroad since 2016.
2015-2019 Freelance—freelance art director & motion designer (remotely worldwide) 2010-2015 Freelance—freelance art director & motion designer (Hamburg, Munich) 2006-2010 Sehsucht—art director / motion designer / lead artist, Hamburg 2005-2006 Sehsucht—motion design intern, Hamburg 2004-2005 Springer & Jacoby—film intern, Hamburg
Acht Imaging, Ana Lopez, Animationsfabrik, Blackspace, Harvest Digital Agriculture, Infected, Markenfilm, Markenfilm Crossing, Mutabor, Optix Digital Pictures, Paul Schwabe Digital Production, Plexus Productions, Raid, Schönheitsfarm, Sehsucht, SLGH Slaughterhouse, The Marmalade, Velvet Mediendesign