Ronald Lewis

Instructor of Animation


Professional Education

  • Indiana University, Academy of Art University

Awards and Recognition

  • 1997 Addy Award (River City Rhinos logo)


  • Parallax technology research
    Patent pending…
    Studying and researching new parallaxing methods in animation.
  • Motion Capture technology
    Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN
    Studied and researched the purpose for motion capture for use in film and video game development.
  • 3D Imaging and Scanning
    Coldwater Machine Shop, Coldwater, OH
    Conducted studies and research in digital scanning of maquettes for use in 3D animation.
  • Rapid Prototyping/3D Printing
    Peridot, Inc., Hoagland, IN
    Conducted studies in the areas of rapid prototypoing and 3D printing of models from a digital computer model to physical models.
  • Indiana-Purdue University Undergraduate Research Symposium
    “Art and Technology: Bridging the Gap”
    Presented IPFW and the symposium group with the need to focus its attention on technology missing from the school’s curriculum. One such technology was the process of rapid prototyping. Rapid prototyping through stereolithography was demonstrated in the creation of physical models from a .3DS file created within an 3D program.

Curriculum Vitae

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