Inspiration Featured Members Award Winners - Portfolio of the Week by Andrew McDonald 18 days ago 3 min read With over 20,000 members using the portfolio tools on The Rookies, there is no shortage of amazing portfolios worth checking out. This week our team has picked another round of amazing portfolios that shows a great range of skills, a creative eye and solid technical skills.Debut of the WeekManon JumelWhere are you currently located?Montpellier, France.When did you first realise you wanted to work in creative media?I always knew I wanted to create stories and drawings ; animation movies always make me dream What are your career goals?I want to draw as much as i can and create many universes and characters ! View ProfilePlayer of the WeekStephen Alexander FalkWhere are you currently located?Columbus, United States.When did you first realise you wanted to work in creative media?For my entire life, I have been a prolific and enthusiastic artist. As I’ve gotten older, I’ve combined my artistic skill with my love of technology and found what I hope to be my life’s work: game art and design. I am very social and enjoy collaborating with others. I take direction well and, if given the opportunity, love to lead. As a result, I’ve learned to actively listen, focus on my role in a project, remain sensitive to others’ responsibilities and complete projects on time and beyond exWhat are your career goals?I would love to work at a AAA game studio as a character or environment artist.View ProfileContender of the WeekTom RömerWhere are you currently located?Dortmund, Germany.When did you first realise you wanted to work in creative media?I always loved watching behind the scenes footage of movies and games, but the one that got me hooked was "Grounded: The Making of The Last of Us". Seeing how those breathtaking environments were created was and still is really inspiring. After high school, I attended Pixl Visn Media Arts Academy where I studied Modeling, Texturing, Lighting, Animation, Compositing, and Storyboarding. After that, I decided to specialize in Environment Art.What are your career goals?I hope to one day work at Naughty Dog where I want to create environments and props that fully immerse the player into the game.View ProfileRookie of the WeekAlex Drewett Where are you currently located?London, United Kingdom.When did you first realise you wanted to work in creative media?After seeing the Lord of the Rings trilogy as a kid, I knew that I wanted to work in film in some way. I used to be fascinated with the 'behind the scenes' featurettes that were included on the DVDs and would watch them for hours on end. As I grew older, I started taking an interest in VFX and that's when I decided that it was what I want to do as a career. And Star Wars .... can't forget Star Wars! What are your career goals?I want to become a Modeller and a Matchmove Artist and then work my way up. View ProfileWant to be featured in Portfolio of the Week?All you need to do is upload examples of your best finished projects, work in progress creations and pimp out your portfolio page. Here are some tips:make sure to upload more than 3 projectshave a great introduction in your bio that explains who you are and what your goals areinclude eye catching project cover imagescreate projects that show off your creativity with the project builder Share your thoughts on this post Read more posts by this author Andrew McDonald Andrew is the co-founder of The Rookies has been working in the visual effects industry since 2002. Most recently he was a CG Supervisor at Industrial Light & Magic. The link has been copied!