Joaquin Baldwin is a CG layout supervisor, photographer and animator, known for his award-winning independent animated shorts and his work at the Walt Disney Animation Studios. His independent films have earned him over 100 awards in festivals such as Cannes, Student Academy Awards, Cinequest, USA Film Festival and Cinanima. He was nominated for an Annie Award in 2008 for his short “Sebastian’s Voodoo,” alongside Disney, Pixar, Aardman and Plympton.
Joaquin has a bachelors in animation from CCAD, and a masters in animation from UCLA. He has been working at Disney since 2010, where he’s played a part as a layout artist and layout supervisor in films such as Zootopia, Moana, Big Hero 6, Frozen, Feast, and Wreck-It Ralph.