Ognyan Zahariev

Ognyan Zahariev

Freelance 3D/lighting artist


Professional Experience:
Ognyan has more than 10 years of experience in the game industry. After studying game art he joined Codemasters as an environment artist where he worked on modeling, texturing and lighting. Three years later he joined Ubisoft as a senior lighting artist and had a chance to work on some amazing titles in a team full of talented people. In 2018 he joined Moon Studios which allowed him to explore a different art style and get outside of his comfort zone.

Work highlights:
During his time with Codemasters, Ognyan had a chance to work on titles such as Operation Flashpoint: Red River, Dirt and Grid. After joining Ubisoft he worked on the lighting of titles such as Assassin’s Creed Black Flag, Assassin’s Creed Rogue, Assassin’s Creed Origins, ACO: The Curse of the Pharaohs DLC, The Division 1 and 2. At Moon Studios his experience included work on Ori and The Will of the Wisps.