What is your name and your current occupation?
My Name is Albert Orozco, animator/artist
What are some of the crazier jobs you had before getting into animation?Â
I worked at sonic drive in and we got robbed three time lucky i had those days off. We had free food for days but not good for the body. It was a great growing experience for me and it was like a family i had on the side.
What are some of your favorite projects you’re proud to have been a part of?Â
I am proud of my Stewie animation rendition of rocket man because my professor told me I did a great job in the amount of time i had which boosted my confidence.
How did you become interested in animation?
I became interested in animation at a very early age in loony tunes and many different types cartoons like pokemon, cow and chicken, ren and stimpy and video games especially Nintendo franchise had a huge impact on my love for animation. Shigeru Miyamoto created the most interesting and captivating characters I ever seen.
Where are you from and how did you get into the animation business?Â
I’ve lived in dallas, texas all my life and i got into the business through school animating different projects.
What’s a typical day like for you with regards to your job?Â
wake up do research and get inspired.
Keep on working til i do land one.
What kind of technology do you work with on a daily basis?
I use Maya and adobe suite on my bootleg laptop\.
I had a hard time when my father was murdered when i was ten, I really isolated myself from other kids and only talked to a few people. I have grown and learned that i have to create my path even though it has been rough.
Im writing a storyboard for a game that one day hope to create about a kid in ancient times losing everything and grows to become stronger.
I can pop my knuckles at will any time only three in my family can do this, me, my dad, and my little sister.