Archive for December, 2004

Game - Xmass song

Excellent idea! Nice realization too…


Techno - light pedals


Gadget - Tank miniature
I must confess this has not a little interest for me. ;) (I wan’t one !)
Even if my cat will become psycho with one of these on its back. :(


ID - Personnal info in a snap

My name is Gwen (Gwenael) Heliou. Welcome to this entry dedicated to bragging and self promotion.

I’ve been working for the video game industry for the last 9 years (Mostly, with some escapes to CG cinematics & animation).

I’m actually located in Canada, working for Ubisoft (Montreal’s studio) as art technical director (art TD then).

    Latest releases…
  • Prince of Persia - The two thrones (TD art)
  • Splinter Cell - Chaos theory (Level artist)
  • Rainbow 6 - Raven shield (Cinematic artist)
  • Myst IV Revelation (TD art)


  • 3dsmax expert.
  • 3D & compositing all-rounder
  • Support to the art team (Up to 35 ppl on a daily basis, lately on PoP3)
  • Knowledge gathering & teaching (recipes / best practices / trainings & courses)
  • Easing the production pipeline & workflow

Feel free to contact me here : Feedback form

You’ll find relevant infos by browsing this LinkedIn profile (Should work if you’re a member), my CG gallery on this same blog, or following these various external links :

Thanks for reading !




//end of bragging



Humor/Reaction - Small bunch for december
Excellen perspective of our informational future
Well, nothing special. I had a xmass tree this year, but sometimes, I’d love to invoque Chris Xmas Rodriguez. ;)
A very good initiatives. But who cares ?