Wilmer Cortez is a digital artist with a long term art director background in advertising agencies of Caracas, Venezuela. Twelve years of struggle in the creative field gradually led his attention to professional Retouching, soon later Computer Generated Imagery. He earned an Advertising degree, but more importantly he has been into a broad educational process that still involves non-stop training in cutting-edge technology, photography, illustration and fine arts. In 2014, Wilmer obtained a Master degree in Photography in the London Metropolitan University which let him to increase his proficiency at professional lighting and storytelling.
His software expertise primarily covers Maxon Cinema 4D, Zbrush Pixologic, Adobe Photoshop/Lightroom and Vray. Also he has basic knowledge of Autodesk Maya, The Foundry Nuke, Mari, DaVinci Resolve and Houdini. Wilmer is currently self-employed, constantly hunting projects that help him to unleash his own inspiration. He considers essential to work surrounded by people who love to create.