Tristan Reidford

Artist, Valve

Speaking at Animex Game

Tristan Reidford Tristan studied transport design at Coventry University where he was hired by a local company called Spike making fully animated interactive CD content for Lego. Moving back to his hometown of Leicester, Tristan found himself producing CG visuals and movies for transportation and cosmetics companies.

Tristan's interest in the games industry led to him becoming an environment and weapon artist working on the Timesplitters series for Free Radical Design in Nottingham. In 2007 Tristan joined Valve software where his versatility enables him to offer input in many areas, from concept design to environment art, to modelling props, vehicles and weapons. Visit www.valvesoftware.com for more details.