Demo-Reel 2014

5Ding 3D-Animation DemoReel 2014 "DRAFT!" (by Manuel Ding) from Manuel Ding on Vimeo. This is an early version of my this years animation Demo-Reel

Demo-Reel 2012

My 2012 3D-Animation-Demo-Reel. Watch and enjoy. 3D-Animation Demo-Reel 2012 (by Manuel Ding) from Manuel Ding on Vimeo.

...And finallysecond prize

a short funny Clip I made for the eDWARD - The young filmmakers award 2011 in Frankfurt am Main. It was the task to tell a story about "Freedom" in 30 seconds. I made the the second price out of ten finalists. ... And Finally (2011) from Manuel Ding on Vimeo.

More work can be found at: VIMEO BLOGFOLIO


My name is Manuel, I am a freelance 3D-Artist and -Animator from Germany. I am willing to travel and always hungry for more.

I have studied communication-design at Hochschule Rhein-Main in Wiesbaden and graduated 2010 with a Bachelor of Arts - Communication-Design.
Since then I have worked as a Freelancer for clients, studios and agencies for Featurefilm, Cinema and TV, TV Commercials, TV Series, Games, Trailer, Imagefilm, Automotive, Web, and more. I.e.: Anixe HD, Audi, Mercedes Benz, Scopas Medien, and much more.
I do also teach the Maya-Class at Lazi-Akademie in Esslingen, near Stuttgart.
My services: Character Animation, Creature Animation, 2D- and 3D-Animation, -Art and -Design, Technical Animation, Concept Art, Communication-Design, Illustration, ...
My tools: Autodesk MAYA, Autodesk Motionbuilder, Autodesk Mudbox, Autodesk 3DS MAX, Adobe AFTER EFFECTS and the usual Adobe-Suite-Applications.

"first of all, there is always a piece of paper and a pen."

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If you need further information, or just want to get in touch, please do not hesitate to contact me.

5Ding 3D-Art and Animation
Manuel Ding

Tel: +49 176 / 22 36 27 39
Pigagestrasse 5
68219 Mannheim

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This is the Homepage from Manuel Ding, 3D - Artist, 3D - Animator, - Designer and Freelancer for feature, animation film, advertising, commercials, VFX, CGI, and product films, as well as visualization and automotive, from Mannheim, Germany.